9th January: Philharmonia anniversary in Japan, Ernst von Siemens Stiftung launches new prize, Salzburg Festival

Thursday 9th January '20

Philharmonia marks 75th anniversary in JapanKicking off celebrations for its 75th anniversary year this month, the Philharmonia Orchestra is taking up residency at the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre as part of a five-concert Japan tour, supported …

1st November: Philharmonia Orchestra celebrates 75th anniversary in 2020, New music fair “musicpark”: Participation desired!, Toulouse: children from disadvantaged neighbourhoods join an orchestra

Friday 1st November '19

Philharmonia Orchestra celebrates 75th anniversary in 2020The Philharmonia Orchestra has announced details of the first part of a year of programming to celebrate its 75th anniversary.Philharmonia at 75 opens in January 2020 with a pair …

23rd October: Philharmonia’s Hear and Now dementia initiative celebrates 10th anniversary, Knapp 35 Millionen Theater- und Orchesterbesucher, Richard Brunel succédera à Serge Dorny à la tête de l’Opéra de Lyon

Wednesday 23rd October '19

Philharmonia’s Hear and Now dementia initiative celebrates 10th anniversaryHear and Now, the Philharmonia Orchestra’s intergenerational musical dementia project, celebrates its 10th anniversary next month with a new partnership with the University of Bedfordshire.Co-produced with Orchestras …

15th May: ROH admits one female conductor of 19 is ‘not acceptable ratio’, BBC Phil launches new app for concert-goers and Etienne Perruchon dies aged 61

Wednesday 15th May '19

One female conductor 'not acceptable ratio', admits Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House has acknowledged that it is not acceptable to have only one female conductor on its main stage in its next season and vowed it …

WildKat PR welcomes Damian Iorio

Wednesday 15th November '17

We’re delighted to welcome to our roster Damian Iorio, conductor, who we will be working with over the coming months.  Damian’s reputation as a formidable conductor continues to grow thanks to highly-acclaimed performances with leading …

18th July: Under-dressed audience sent to H&M, conductor does karaoke

Tuesday 18th July '17

In today's news: La Scala ushers send under-dressed audience members to H&M, Philharmonia announces 2017/18 Composers' Academy intake, and new research finds that a third of musicians suffer from eating disorders. Lutenist launches crowd funding …

The Academy of Ancient Music appoint Alexander Van Ingen as Chief Executive

Tuesday 28th February '17

The Academy of Ancient Music, the world-renowned period instrument orchestra and choir, has appointed Alexander Van Ingen as its new Chief Executive.Alexander joins from Decca Classics where he was an Executive Producer in charge of …

4th January: Scottish government to boost Edinburgh Festivals’ funding, Philharmonia announces managing director & Jiří Bělohlávek stays maestro of Czech Philharmonic

Wednesday 4th January '17

Classical News In today's classical news, Scottish government will boost Edinburgh Festivals' funding, Philharmonia announces new managing director, and the UK's most talented young musicians are returning to Birmingham. Also, Jiří Bělohlávek remains maestro of Czech …

11th March: Adès artistic partner at BSO, Menuhin’s centenary year & RCM Annual Awards

Friday 11th March '16

Classical News In today's news, Yehudi Menuhin's legacy reviewed by Jessica Duchen, Sir Roger Norrington states that London has no great concert hall to rival other major cities around the world and the Philharmonia of New York, will …

11th January: Bowie dies, 2015 classical statistics & Dudamel conducts Star Wars

Monday 11th January '16

In today's news, Classic FM reports that David Bowie has died at the age of 69 and Gustavo Dudamel conducts Star Wars. Also, a video is released of passengers enjoying an impromptu classical music concert …

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