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Jeremy Nicholas looks forward to the launch of the London Piano Festival, an intensive and impactful weekend of music-making thatRead More

Opera North announces Classic FM partnership

Opera North has become Classic FM’s opera company in the UK. The partnership extends the relationship between the two companies,Read More

Guildhall jazz department gains five new professors

James Maddren, Trish Clowes, Charlie Wood, Tina May and Jules Jackson will join the Guildhall School’s jazz department in September. The new appointments followRead More

Applications open for James Mottram International Piano Competition 2016

Applications are now open for the James Mottram International Piano Competition, which will take place 28 November – 3 DecemberRead More

Tom Gortler wins ACM’s 2016 Basca scholarship

Tom Gortler is the winner of the Academy of Contemporary Music’s 2016 Basca scholarship. He was chosen from three finalists afterRead More

Nikita Mndoyants wins Cleveland International Piano Competition 2016

The 27-year-old Russian pianist Nikita Mndoyants has won the 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition, a tightly contested, two-week contest, whichRead More

ABRSM launches performance-only diploma for after Grade 8

ABRSM has launched a new performance diploma, to ‘bridge the gap’ between Grade 8 and its existing selection of diplomas.Read More

Does private funding of the performing arts and culture stifle creativity?

Since the USA did not have the tradition of patronage for the arts and culture that Europe had, it wasRead More

Goldsmiths student creates AI version of In C

A computing student from Goldsmiths, University of London has created an artificially intelligent orchestra to play Terry Riley’s In C. ForRead More

National Youth Choir to embark on first China tour

The National Youth Choir of Great Britain will embark on its first tour to China in August. For its first intercontinentalRead More

Crucial dialogue – Palestine Youth Orchestra tours the UK

It is very easy to despair and see our world as one that is getting darker and darker with violence,Read More

OAE to live-stream Night Shift concert

The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment is to live-stream its upcoming Night Shift concert from the Old Queen’s Head,Read More

NCO invites applications for auditions

Children aged between seven and 13 from across the UK are invited to audition for a place in one ofRead More

Guildhall School appoints Lynne Williams as new principal

Lynne Williams is to become the Guildhall School’s new principal. She will take over from Professor Barry Ife in earlyRead More

Personal Touch | Clare Hammond

Pianist Clare Hammond explains how, contrary to received wisdom, introducing contemporary music into mainstream concert programmes can be a popularRead More

London Piano Festival appoints IP as media partner

The London Piano Festival has formed a media partnership with International Piano magazine for its inaugural event at London’s KingsRead More

NCO announces summer concert series

The National Children’s Orchestras of Great Britain will be performing in Preston, Leeds and Birmingham in its summer concert series.Read More

NOFA announces sixth season

The National Orchestra for All (NOFA) will focus on the connection between art and music in its sixth season. Its concerts willRead More

BBC Proms mark cello focus with short film

The BBC Proms has joined forces with 59 Productions and cellist Sol Gabetta to create a new film. Cello offers aRead More

London Calling: David Pickard on the Proms

‘There’s a slight sense that everybody expects to open the guide and find out it’s no longer taking place atRead More