15th January: Bazelgette to step down, classical music contest Nigeria & The Sixteen Pilgramage

Friday 15th January '16

Classical News In today's news, Southbank Centre appoints Susan Gilchrist as board chair and the first ever campus classical music contest in Africa begins in May 2016. Also, The Sixteen embark on Choral Pilgramage 2016 and …

11th June: A radical new way of getting extra funding for the arts, the Quartet putting their hearts into Beethoven and Concert hall search builds to a climax

Thursday 11th June '15

Classical News Independent Arts Impact Fund: a radical new way of getting extra funding for the arts Peter Bazalgette, chairman of Arts Council England, explains how extra funding could come from universities, social services and the NHS Telegraph Douglas McPherson …

19th December: Pierre Boulez awarded Lifetime Achievement GRAMMY Award, John Rutter’s Christmas playlist and where will Darren Henley and Peter Bazalgette take ACE?

Friday 19th December '14

Classical News GuardianJohn Rutter's Christmas playlistToday, conductor, choral composer and one of the UK’s most-loved musicians shares his festive playlist with us.TelegraphOpera Review of 2014: the start of opera becoming the domain of the elite?Despite some unforgettable singing …