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Music Production Expo 2016

The Music Production Expo (MPX) will take place on 18 November at the MK Arena, Milton Keynes. Aimed at buddingRead More

British Composer Awards 2016 shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the British Composer Awards 2016 has been revealed. Thirty-four composers have been shortlisted, spanning 33 works acrossRead More

Disney’s Aladdin announces new education programme

Flown over from Broadway to the Prince Edward Theatre in London’s West End this June, Disney’s Aladdin has already proven a hit,Read More

Benjamin Grosvenor receives inaugural NY Phil piano prize

Benjamin Grosvenor has been named as the inaugural recipient of the New York Philharmonic’s Ronnie and Lawrence Ackman Classical PianoRead More

Hallé St Peter’s planning approved

The Hallé’s plans for the transformation of St Peter’s Church in Ancoats, central Manchester, have been approved by the cityRead More

RNCM announces partnership with Peking University Academy of Opera

The Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) has announced a new professional partnership with Peking University Academy of Opera (PKU).Read More

Report: Diversity and Inclusion in Composition Conference

Britain is diversifying and the classical music industry needs to diversify with it, was the general consensus at Radio 3’sRead More

Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition 2017

The final round of the 14th Donatella Flick LSO Conducting Competition will take place at the Barbican Centre on 17Read More

Lewis and Gatehouse announce vision for Leeds Piano

The Leeds International Piano Competition will be live-streamed for the first time, new artistic directors Paul Lewis and Adam GatehouseRead More

PRS for Music Foundation announces New Music Biennial composer residencies

PRS for Music Foundation has announced five composer residencies and a special edition of Sound and Music’s Minute of ListeningRead More

​Glyndebourne announces winners of new awards for young singers

Glyndebourne has announced the winners of two new biennial awards for young singers, launched to mark 30 years since the creationRead More

RCM receives £3.6m grant towards museum redevelopment

The Royal College of Music has received a £3.6m Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant to fund the redevelopment of itsRead More

EMI Music Sound Foundation reaches grants milestone

The EMI Music Sound Foundation has now distributed more than £6m in grants. The independent music charity was established inRead More

Uptake of arts subjects drops again

Figures published by the Department for Education show that the percentage of pupils entering for at least one arts subjectRead More

Peter Reynolds (1958-2016)

Composer, writer and teacher Peter Reynolds died on 11 October. Reynolds studied in Cardiff and lived in South Wales. He madeRead More

Dorico release date announced

Steinberg’s new score writing software, Dorico, will be released on 19 October. Aimed at composers, arrangers, music publishers and musicRead More

RNCM announces partnership with NYWOGB

Students and staff from the Royal Northern College of Music will offer their expertise to the players of the National Youth WindRead More

Pulling together

Ethnomusicologist John Blacking once famously compared how the Venda of the North Transvaal taught music inclusively using hockets, with theRead More

RNCM celebrates supporters in new campaign

The Royal Northern College of Music has launched a campaign celebrating the its supporters and donors. With the high levelRead More

Joseph Polisi steps down as Juilliard president

Joseph W. Polisi is to step down as president of the Juilliard School. Now aged 68, Polisi will have heldRead More