12 – 16 July: UK MPs condemn current ‘16%’ royalties rate, Telemann Prize for violinist Wallfisch, Macron delegates vaccination obligation, Met Opera vs. Union Labor

Friday 16th July '21

‘Musicians should receive 50/50 royalties from streaming services’ – MPs condemn current ‘16%’ rateMajor parliamentary committee report states that music streaming needs a complete reset, so that artists can be paid fairly for their work.Last …

1st May: Apple Music sets revenue record in Q2, ‘Every Night at 7’ Phil Kline’s Musical Tribute

Friday 1st May '20

Apple Music sets revenue record in Q2Apple has announced quarterly revenue of $58.3 billion (£46.4bn) in Q2, up 1% year-on-year.International sales accounted for 62% of revenue in fiscal Q2, which ended on March 28.Services revenue, …

19th July: Royal Northern Sinfonia’s 60th season announced, music-streaming services now account for 8% of all audio listening in the UK.

Thursday 19th July '18

In today's news: A weekend of celebratory concerts to mark Royal Northern Orchestra’s 60th anniversary. British music’s annual trade mission to India is set for 21 to 24 August. Opera writer and director Ingunn Lára Kristjánsdóttiron on #echochamber. …

5th June: Nico Muhly and Iestyn Davies interviewed, Montreal International Musical Competition announced three winners, 25 year old opera composer Matthew Aucoin does it all

Friday 5th June '15

Classical News In today's classical news The Telegraph features an interview with Nico Muhly and Iestyn Davies, Chausson’s opera has languished in the shadows for over a century and The Large Hadron Collider has 'composed' a …