7th October: RCM appoints new professors, Polisi to step down from Juilliard School & GUO’s ten-day festival

Friday 7th October '16

Classical News In today's classical news, Royal College of Music appoints two new cellists to its string faculty and Joseph W. Polisi, the current president of Juilliard School, is to step down from his role in …

29th January: Another stolen Stradivarius, Man dressed as Mozart for Super Bowl media, and string quartet pecking order revealed

Wednesday 29th January '14

BBC NewsHidden hierarchy in string quartets revealedScientists have come up with a way to reveal the pecking order within a string quartetMilwaukee Journal Sentinel'Priceless' Stradivarius violin stolen in armed robbery in MilwaukeeA 300-year-old Stradivarius violin …

Classico Latino set to captivate Colombia on a thrilling tour

Friday 8th June '12

Today, celebrated string trio ‘Classico Latino’, which marries traditional Latin-American melodies with classical techniques, are embarking on a dazzling tour of Colombia. Highlights of the tour include a performance on the 11th of June at the closing …

23rd January – Looking to the future: Glyndebourne’s renewable energy source and Plácido Domingo supports music education

Monday 23rd January '12

The New YorkerEtta James: Her Lonely Sound.Hilton Als remembers Etta James.New York TimesStradivari Cello Sells For More Than $6 Million.A beloved set of strings goes to a good home.LA TimesA New Stage Gives Voice To …