Celebrate National Poetry Month with us

Tuesday 20th April '21

This April, we will be celebrating National Poetry Month to recognise the importance of poets and poetry in the arts world now and throughout history worldwide.During this time of global uncertainty, poems can offer insight, …

12th April: Stradun Classic festival returns, John Gilhooly awarded Musicians’ Company Cobbett Medal, acoustician Tateo Nakajima contracted for new Munich concert hall

Friday 12th April '19

Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra’s Stradun Classic festival returns for 2019 Stradun Classic festival, taking place in Dubrovnik and organised by the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra, returns this year from 1 – 11 October 2019.This year the festival will …

15th January: 2015 Opera Awards, Michael Kennedy Obituary, Philharmonie de Paris in Pictures

Thursday 15th January '15

Classical News The GuardianENO strongly represented on new International Opera awards shortlistThe only UK company on the shortlist for opera company of the year, elsewhere nominees include US mezzo Joyce DiDonato and designer Es DevlinMichael Kennedy …

The Berkeley Ensemble’s New Cobbett Prize for Composition 2014 has a winner!

Thursday 11th December '14

The Berkeley Ensemble and the panel of judges for the New Cobbett Prize for Composition are delighted to announce Samuel Wesley Lewis's Sequenza as the winner of the 2014 award, while Barnaby Martin's Lazarus and …

8th February: Jewellers Donate to Orchestra, Digital Concert Hall App and Music at the Zoo

Friday 8th February '13

BBC NewsWelsh National Opera director defends arts spendingThe artistic director of Welsh National Opera (WNO) has defended the public funding given to the arts in Wales.Classic FMRichard Clayderman plays for endangered speciesPianist Richard Clayderman has …