4th February: Birthday concert for George Benjamin, Konstanzer Philharmonie looking for new chief conductor, Peter Serkin has passed

Tuesday 4th February '20

Philharmonia presents 60th birthday concert for George BenjaminThe Philharmonia Orchestra is celebrating the 60th birthday of British composer and conductor George Benjamin on 5 March 2020 with a concert at London’s Southbank Centre, conducted by …

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 …

17th July: Kensington Symphony Orchestra announcement, The new generation Inside the rejuvenated classical sector, Theater Konstanz: Danger of collapse…

Wednesday 17th July '19

Kensington Symphony Orchestra announces 2019/20 seasonKensington Symphony Orchestra has announced its programme for 2019/20, the orchestra’s 64th season. The 2019/20 programme continues the KSO’s longstanding commitment to contemporary music. Highlights include works by Anna Clyne …

22nd May: Santtu-Matias Rouvali named Philharmonia principal conductor, Marcus Farnsworth to lead vocal department at Chetham’s, and digitalisation of Wagner manuscripts

Wednesday 22nd May '19

Santtu-Matias Rouvali named for Philharmonia top job and extends Gothenburg role The Philharmonia Orchestra has named its Principal Guest Conductor, Santtu-Matias Rouvali, the 33-year-old Finnish Chief Conductor of the Gothenburg Symphony and Tampere Philharmonic orchestras, as …

21st May: Philharmonia Orchestra and Colburn School announce Salonen Fellows, winners of Vienna Classic Strings competition and Heinz Holliger celebrates his birthday

Tuesday 21st May '19

Philharmonia Orchestra and Colburn School announce inaugural class of Salonen Fellows The Philharmonia Orchestra, together with principal conductor and artistic advisor Esa-Pekka Salonen, and Sel Kardan, President and CEO of the Colburn School in Los Angeles, …

2nd June: The Leeds Piano Festival and obituaries for Jiri Belohlavek

Friday 2nd June '17

In today's Classical News, The Leeds announces a piano festival, Classic FM try out the Philharmonia Orchestra's new VR toy, and a music teacher arranges Ariana Grande in the wake of the Manchester attack. Plus …

8th May: Komische Oper Berlin gets new principal conductor & National Symphony Orchestra records vinyl album

Monday 8th May '17

In today's news: Philharmonia app for PlayStation, Lichfiel Garrick has a classical twist, and Beatles manager get honoured by tribute. Ainars Rubikis becomes the new principal conductor of the Komische Oper Berlin, and Karel Mark …

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 …

3rd August: BBCSSO announces new director, Edinburgh festivals push Scotland’s economy & Philharmonia’s virtual orchestra

Wednesday 3rd August '16

Classical News In today's news, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra has announced their new director Dominic Parker, a survey revealed that the Edinburgh Festivals generated £313m for Scotland last year & The Philharmonia Orchestra’s Virtual Orchestra …

WildKat PR welcomes Hideko Udagawa

Friday 12th June '15

WildKat PR is delighted to introduce our newest client Hideko Udagawa. The renowned violinist has recently released a collection of unusual 18th century concertos with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Nicholas Kraemer. This disc is particularly exciting since it includes three …

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