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Music Teacher Awards for Excellence 2017 shortlist revealed

The shortlist for the 2017 Music Teacher Awards for Excellence has been revealed. Created to celebrate excellence in music and performingRead More

RAH appoints Craig Hassall as new chief executive

The Royal Albert Hall (RAH) has appointed Craig Hassall, currently CEO of Opera Australia (OA), as its new chief executive.Read 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

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

RSNO Composers’ Hub announces 2016/17 intake

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra has announced the second intake for its Composers’ Hub scheme. Ailie Robertson, Robert Allan, BenjaminRead More

Guildhall appoints John Harle as visiting professor

The Guildhall School has appointed John Harle as visiting professor of saxophone. The Ivor Novello Award-winning saxophonist, composer and recordRead 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

New score to accompany silent film at Manchester screening

A recently discovered silent film showing how Europeans in the 1920s enjoyed the science museums of London, Paris, Munich and ViennaRead More

Southbank Centre announces Belief and Beyond Belief festival

The Southbank Centre’s new year-long festival will explore what it means to be human in the 21st century. Presented in partnershipRead More

Teachers’ Guide to Performing Arts Trips

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

Arts organisations pledge to address gender imbalances

A number of performing arts companies have committed to address their gender imbalances. The Royal Opera House and Mahogany Opera GroupRead More

London’s Royal Opera House announces new head of opera

The Royal Opera House in London has announced the appointment of a new Head of Opera. Oliver Mears will beRead More

Theresa May outlines radical changes to English schools

In her first major policy announcement as prime minister Theresa May today outlined a radical set of education reforms forRead More

Tenor Johan Botha dies aged 51

South African tenor Johan Botha died on the morning of 8 September after a period of illness. He was born in Rustenburg, SouthRead More

Charity concert launch hosted by prime minister at 10 Downing Street

London’s largest homelessness charity, The Passage, has launched its annual “A Night Under The Stars” fundraising concert at a reception held at 10Read More

Creativity without borders

Much has been made about the uncertainty that the UK is experiencing post-Brexit and things won’t be settled for severalRead More

Five years on: Expo 2017

Head of content Alex Stevens on plans for the Expo’s fifth anniversary It may not seem possible, but when itRead More

Sam Roberts-Smith wins inaugural Deutsche Oper Berlin Award

Australian baritone Sam Roberts-Smith has won the inaugural Deutsche Oper Berlin Award. He will be contracted as a member ofRead More

Among friends

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