31st May: Harry Ogg joins Welsh National Opera, Renee Hunt appointed to Opera North board of trustees, and a lock of Beethoven’s hair to be auctioned at Sotheby’s

Friday 31st May '19

WNO announces new associate conductor Harry Ogg Young British conductor Harry Ogg will join Welsh National Opera this summer as WNO associate conductor, in collaboration with the Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition after reaching the competition …

29th November: Dispute of Beethoven’s manuscript, the Vision String Quartet & Menahem Pressler

Tuesday 29th November '16

Classical News In today's classical news, Beethoven's manuscript is to be auctioned at Sotheby's, however the authenticity of the manuscript is being disputed between an academic based in University of Manchester and Sotheby's Director of books and …

24th November: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra strike resolved, Scottish Awards for New Music & Munich concert hall

Thursday 24th November '16

Classical News In today's classical news, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra strike is resolved, Scottish Awards for New Music are announced, and Beethoven score row between Sotheby's and expert breaks out. Also, restoration of Bayreuth Festival Theatre will …

Rachmaninov manuscript goes under the hammer, James Levine beats paralysis, and Handel’s gift to the poor of London

Thursday 17th April '14

The GuardianSergei Rachmaninov symphony manuscript to go under the hammerSotheby's estimates 320-page document detailing composer's second symphony will fetch up to £1.5m at auction in MayThe TelegraphJames Levine: 'I doubted I'd ever make it back'America's …

8th January: Historic Houses Host Music, Radio 3 Celebrates Composers and Challenge for Arts Chief

Tuesday 8th January '13

Classic FMDaniel Hope and Ludovico Einaudi for joint webcastDaniel Hope and Ludovico Einaudi are to perform together in a Stockholm concert to be live-streamed on the internet.GramophoneBBC Radio 3 to broadcast every opera by Wagner, Verdi and …

8th August: Auctions, Apps and Demolitions

Wednesday 8th August '12

Classic FM‘Fifty Shades of Grey- The Classical Album’ set for release on EMI EMI are releasing an album of classical music chosen by author E L James.Charles Ives’ house to be demolished?  Developers are looking to …

2nd August: Olympian Musicians, Lost Manuscripts and Music Partnerships

Thursday 2nd August '12

Arts Journal- Slipped DiscWhich Olympic team has 19 conservatoire students? You’ll never guess which Olympic team has 19 conservatoire students...Olga Korbut makes her Royal Opera House debutThe Soviet star will play her part in the ROH …