News Archive

April 15, 2015
São Paulo Symphony Orchestra announces renewal of Marin Alsop's contract

The São Paulo Symphony Orchestra today announced that Marin Alsop's contract as Music Director has been extended until 31 December 2019.

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April 10, 2015
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain launches its first 'Inspire Orchestra'

The NYO have launched the first NYO Inspire Orchestra to enable many more teenage musicians and audiences of all backgrounds to experience orchestral music-making.

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April 8, 2015
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain opens applications for 2016

Applications for the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain 2016 are now open, with more opportunities than ever for teenagers to get involved.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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