News Archive

March 30, 2015
Van Kuijk Quartet wins top prize at Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition

The Van Kuijk Quartet has become the first French group since 1997 to be awarded First Prize at the triennial Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition.

read more
March 25, 2015
Sir John Eliot Gardiner returns to Wigmore Hall for first time since 1966

Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Monteverdi Choir make a long-awaited return to London’s Wigmore Hall this May, almost 50 years since he and his newly-formed choir first performed there in 1966.

read more
March 18, 2015
Scott Hendricks to sing lead role in world premiere of Frankenstein

Texan Baritone Scott Hendricks will sing the lead role in the world premiere of Mark Grey's Frankenstein at La Monnaie in June 2016.

read more
March 9, 2015
Vacancy - Assistant Publicist

Albion Media, a leading communications agency for classical music PR and marketing, is recruiting an Assistant Publicist to work alongside a team of experienced PR professionals with a range of high-profile clients.

read more
March 9, 2015
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain returns with a mission to inspire

The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, the world's greatest orchestra of teenagers, are to perform the world premiere of Unsuk Chin's Mannequin alongside an epic and appealing programme of music by Bartók and Grainger.

read more
March 5, 2015
Live from Liverpool - Classic FM celebrates the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic's 175th anniversary

Classic FM will broadcast a day of programmes live from Liverpool on Thursday 12 March to mark the 175th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic.

read more
March 4, 2015
Liverpool Philharmonic’s new performance space named as the Music Room

The Liverpool Philharmonic’s brand new performance space, created as part of the £13.8 million refurbishment of the Grade II* listed Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, will be called the Music Room.

read more
March 4, 2015
Bristol Proms Returns to Bristol Old Vic

The most inovative classical music festival in the UK - Bristol Proms - returns to Bristol Old Vic this July to bring together today's leading musicians for imaginative and accesible performances of the highest standards. 27 July - 1 August 2015.

read more
March 3, 2015
The London Philharmonic Orchestra goes ‘Live and Local’ with star trumpeter Alison Balsom for their 2015 American-themed concert tour

The London Philharmonic Orchestra, one of the world’s leading orchestras, is delighted to announce its fourth ‘Live and Local’ tour. This year the Orchestra travels to Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Leeds and Leicester with star trumpeter Alison Balsom, offering audiences the chance to see the orchestra for just £15.

read more
February 24, 2015
2015 Branscombe Festival

Ian Rosenblatt has announced that the stunning Devonshire village of Branscombe will once again play host to some of the world’s top musicians when the Branscombe Festival returns for its third year from Friday 24 – Sunday 26 July 2015.  

read more