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May 26, 2015
Daniel Barenboim launches ground-breaking new piano at London’s Royal Festival Hall

Daniel Barenboim unveiled a ground-breaking new piano at a special event at London’s Royal Festival Hall today (12 noon, 26 May, 2015), in advance of his Schubert recital series there. 

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May 15, 2015
Shortlist Announced for 2015 Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition

26 young singers from around the world have been shortlisted for the prestigious competition, which takes place at Wigmore Hall in September with the support of co-founder the Kohn Foundation.

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May 13, 2015
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra announces wide-reaching 2015/16 season

The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra – one of the UK’s busiest orchestra – today announces its 2015/16 season as newly-designated Chief Conductor Kirill Karabits enters his seventh season.

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May 12, 2015
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra 2015-2016 Season Announced

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra's 2015-2016 season, the tenth under the baton of chief conductor Vasily Petrenko has been announced.

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April 30, 2015
Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Monteverdi Ensembles perform two Orpheus legend operas amidst a busy summer of UK & International engagements

There have been few musicians more in demand internationally over the last few decades than Sir John Eliot Gardiner and his ensembles: The Monteverdi Choir, The English Baroque Soloists and The Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique.

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April 29, 2015
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra extends partnership with Kirill Karabits

The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra today announces that Kirill Karabits has signed a new rolling contract as Chief Conductor, which will see the celebrated partnership continue to the Orchestra’s 125th anniversary year in 2018 and beyond.

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April 28, 2015
Wigmore Lates: a series of late-night summer concerts

Wigmore Hall will open its doors on Friday evenings throughout the summer for Wigmore Lates, a vibrant, innovative series showcasing some of the finest talent from numerous eclectic corners of the musical world.

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April 24, 2015
Sir Andrew Davis CBE appointed Liverpool Philharmonic Conductor Emeritus

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic is delighted to announce that Sir Andrew Davis CBE, has accepted the honorary title of Conductor Emeritus of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

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April 23, 2015
Marin Alsop to Conduct Last Night of the Proms 2015

Following her success in 2013, Marin Alsop has again been announced as conductor for the Last Night of the Proms on 12 September 2015.

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April 17, 2015
Arts in Harmony: An Art Gallery's Musical Heritage

Hidden Treasures of Ben Uri Gallery’s Musical Heritage Exhibited for the First Time at the Royal College of Music Museum of Music.

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