The UK’s first ever celebration of Tatar music featuring leading Tatar soprano Venera Gimadieva – who won critical acclaim in La traviata at Glyndebourne this summer – takes place in April 2015 at London’s Royal Festival Hall.
Released on the Winter Solstice, 21 December, The Sun Stands Still is a ground-breaking art game commissioned by the Genesis Foundation by award-winning literary author and luminary in the world of games, Naomi Alderman.
Known worldwide as a musician of vital expressive force, Barbara Hannigan returns to the UK in January 2015 to perform with three major London orchestras in the space of a month.
Dame Fanny Waterman has announced that she will retire as Chairman & Artistic Director of the Leeds International Piano Competition. The decision comes as she approaches her 95th birthday in March 2015.
Wigmore Hall International String Quartet Competition has announced the twelve shortlisted quartets to take part in the thirteenth edition of the Competition (24-29 March 2015).
The world’s greatest orchestra of teenagers returns in January 2015 for concerts in Leeds Town Hall and London’s Barbican with charismatic conductor John Wilson
Adding to an already diverse 2014/2015 season programme, Saffron Hall today announces the addition of five more concerts to their season, further enhancing Saffron Hall’s reputation as a beacon of excellence, attracting top flight artists.
A landmark event amongst the 2014 First World War centenary commemorations, it has exceeded all expectations by raising more than £100,000 for Veterans Aid, a remarkable charity providing today’s ex-servicemen and women in crisis with immediate support and with extraordinary effectiveness.
Children across the country are given a rare chance to work with professional musicians, director and production staff as Mahogany Opera Group tours the UK with its brand new production of Hans Krása’s Brundibár, a 1938 work famously performed in concentration camp Thereseinstadt.
Lifelong Kansas City Royals fan Joyce DiDonato sings the US National Anthem at the final game of the Major League Baseball World Series tonight, 29 October, where her home team meets the San Francisco Giants, attracting over 25 million viewers.