14th November: Local authority arts services to be cut, Bataclan reopens in Paris & Christoph Eschenbach wins Hindemith-Prize

Monday 14th November '16

Classical News In today's classical news, local authority arts services in the UK continue to be cut, Bataclan reopens for Sting during emotional night in Paris, and San Francisco Symphony begins first tour to Korea. Also, …

2nd June: 92-year old Carnegie Hall pianist becomes oldest-ever woman to complete a marathon, Bryn at 50 and Saffron Hall announces third full season

Tuesday 2nd June '15

Classical News In today's news 92-year-old pianist Harriette Thompson has become the oldest-ever woman to complete a marathon. Opera singer Bryn Terfel will celebrate his 50th birthday with a Royal Albert Hall concert to include stars …

6th November: Miniature Instruments, Sting Supports Orchestras, and The Hobbit Soundtrack Released

Tuesday 6th November '12

Gramophone2012 Paul Hamlyn Foundation Awards for Artists announcedThree composers and five visual artists each receive £50,000 over three yearsClassic FMSting and Lee Hall support In Harmony North EastSting and Lee Hall have pledged their financial …