WildKat’s Mental Health AwarenessWeek

Friday 14th May '21

At WildKat we care deeply about mental health. That’s why for #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek we have created a list that from experience, improves our mental wellbeing. Of course, everyone is different and we know that people have …

1st February: UK National Opera announces rollout of breathing programme, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania increases support for theatre renovation, Culturebox, an ephemeral channel of France Télévisions

Monday 1st February '21

English National Opera announces rollout of breathing programme to help people recovering from COVID-19The English National Opera begins the UK-wide rollout of ENO Breathe, a new prescribed programme of singing, breathing and wellbeing, designed to help …

23rd April: CBSO invites NHS workers to attend concerts, International Award for Documentation by The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie, France: proposals to support the musical instruments sector

Thursday 23rd April '20

CBSO invites NHS workers to attend concerts for freeThe City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) has announced that it will make up to 5000 free tickets available to NHS workers once concerts resume.Tickets will be …

2nd April: Leonard-Morgan and Glass collaborate for new Amazon Prime series, Bavarian State Opera postpones Marina Abramovic’s opera project, New Support for the French Music Sector

Thursday 2nd April '20

Paul Leonard-Morgan and Philip Glass collaborate for new Amazon Prime seriesReleased tomorrow, ‘Tales from the Loop’ dramatises Simon Stålenhag’s book of the same name. It imagines an alternate universe in which a particle accelerator is …

26th February: Youth Music teams up with PRS Foundation, Accusations against Domingo are true, Lang Lang’s piano lesson to Lewis Hamilton

Wednesday 26th February '20

Youth Music teams up with PRS Foundation Talent Development PartnersPRS Foundation has announced that its nationwide Talent Development Partner programme will receive support from national charity Youth Music. The PRS Foundation’s network of Talent Development …

The Vienna Philharmonic offers humanitarian hope

Tuesday 1st December '15

On Friday, the Vienna Philharmonic announced that it’s crowdfunding campaign has raised an astonishing €10, 000, towards a home for asylum seekers, which it bought last month. There are still 54 days to go and …

21st October: Music Venues Rescue Plan, Kovacevich’s best recordings & Cho wins Chopin Competition

Wednesday 21st October '15

Classical News In today's news, there are plans to support London’s smaller music venues, and The Times writes that classical music can learn from rock festivals. Also, The Guardian look back at the highlights of Kovacevich's …

5th March: Dame Kiri Te Kanawa to retire, conductor asks audience to use mobile phones, and Richard Itter has died

Wednesday 5th March '14

Classic FM OnlineDame Kiri Te Kanawa to retire from opera stage?New Zealand opera singer Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has suggested that she will retire from the opera stage, on the eve of her 70th birthday.Leonard …

21st January: Age ratings for music videos, Katherine Jenkins on music snobs and her new Decca deal, and a Theatre by Candlelight

Tuesday 21st January '14

The Telegraph Katherine Jenkins: why classical music snobs are wrong Singer Katherine Jenkins speaks of classical music snobs, the perils of the internet, and why she refuses to adopt a "sexier image" Claudio Abbado's death marks the end …