January 2019 News

February 2019 News
Jan 31, 2019 More Music building development reaches new milestone
Jan 31, 2019 Martin James Bartlett & Warner Classics
Jan 31, 2019 Magical Strings at the Göttingen International Handel Festival / Festival programme 2019 with Rodrigo and Saul
Jan 31, 2019 George Benjamin is 59 today
Jan 31, 2019 Philip Glass is 81 today
Jan 31, 2019 A New Heaven: Harry Christophers and The Sixteen, Choral Conversations with Sara Mohr-Pietsch published 15 August by Faber & Faber
Jan 31, 2019 Ofra Harnoy is 54 today
Jan 30, 2019 International Opera Awards 2019
Jan 30, 2019 Chicago Symphony Orchestra 2019/20 Season
Jan 30, 2019 Gerald Finley is 59 today
Jan 30, 2019 Royal College of Music Opera Studio presents Robinson Crusoe
Jan 30, 2019 Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces 2019-20 Carnegie Hall Season with Bernard Labadie
Jan 29, 2019 Opera North
Jan 29, 2019 Michel Legrand concert to become tribute evening, September 20, Royal Festival Hall
Jan 29, 2019 Violinist Elena Abad has won this year’s prestigious Trinity Laban's Gold Medal award following a sell-out showcase at Southbank Centre’s Purcell Room
Jan 29, 2019 Leslie Bricusse is 88 today
Jan 29, 2019 Malcolm Binns is 83 today
Jan 29, 2019 Wagner’s epic Der Ring des Nibelungen returns to the Met, March 9–May 11, 2019
Jan 29, 2019 Houston Grand Opera Announces Concert of Arias 2019 Finalists
Jan 29, 2019 New York Philharmonic: Phil the Hall
Jan 28, 2019 English National Opera announces strategy for nurturing BAME talent and encouraging a more inclusive opera industry
Jan 28, 2019 The Primrose Piano Quartet launches a unique recording of the complete Brahms Piano Quartets on the Meridian label
Jan 28, 2019 MasterVoices at Alice Tully Hall, March 1
Jan 27, 2019 Michael Collins is 57 today
Jan 27, 2019 Wilma Lipp dies aged 93
Jan 27, 2019 Renaud Capuçon is 43 today
Jan 27, 2019 Mikhail Baryshnikov is 71 today
Jan 26, 2019 Detroit Symphony Orchestra announces 2019-2020 Classical and PNC Pops Seasons
Jan 26, 2019 Michel Legrand dies aged 86
Jan 26, 2019 Handel and Haydn Society A.D., Harry Christophers, Stepping Down
Jan 26, 2019 Gustavo Dudamel is 38 today
Jan 26, 2019 Roy Goodman is 68 today
Jan 26, 2019 Chicago Opera Theater Names New GD
Jan 26, 2019 WFMT Names New VP and General Manager
Jan 26, 2019 Handel’s Divas: London Handel Festival celebrates the women who inspired and sang Handel’s music
Jan 25, 2019 Dalia Stasevska & BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jan 25, 2019 Cyrus Meher-Homji awarded Medal of the Order of Australia
Jan 25, 2019 New York Philharmonic Very Young People’s Concerts At Merkin Hall
Jan 25, 2019 Home to Adventures: East Neuk Festival unveils 2019 programme
Jan 24, 2019 São Paulo Symphony Orchestra to become first South American Orchestra to tour China
Jan 24, 2019 A cultural enquiry for...
Jan 24, 2019 Violinist Nicola Benedetti to establish the Benedetti Foundation
Jan 24, 2019 RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra announces Jaime Martín as Principal Conductor
Jan 24, 2019 Royal Academy of Music announces Hans Abrahamsen and Ryan Wigglesworth as new professors
Jan 24, 2019 Yuri Bashmet is 66 today
Jan 24, 2019 Neil Diamond is 78 today
Jan 24, 2019 Jools Holland is 61 today
Jan 23, 2019 Wigmore Hall announces 2019/20 Season
Jan 23, 2019 Bath Bachfest, February 21-23
Jan 23, 2019 Leeds Piano Festival 2019
Jan 23, 2019 Eric Whitacre news
Jan 23, 2019 Thomas Larcher, BBCSO & Aldeburgh
Jan 23, 2019 Chita Rivera is 86 today
Jan 23, 2019 David Arnold is 57 today
Jan 22, 2019 Sid Ramin is 100 today
Jan 22, 2019 Houston Grand Opera’s 2019–20 Season Features a Lineup of Seven Productions Never Before Seen by Houston Audiences
Jan 22, 2019 Garsington 30
Jan 22, 2019 Opera North & Khyam Allami
Jan 22, 2019 English National Opera presents a sparkling new production of the 20th century’s most popular operetta, The Merry Widow
Jan 21, 2019 Oslo International Church Music Festival to give Norwegian premiere of the opera Upon this Handful of Earth, centering around the modern climate change debate
Jan 21, 2019 PRS New Music Biennial [July 2019]
Jan 21, 2019 London Centre for Music
Jan 21, 2019 World Premiere of Unheard Tavener Hymn to be performed at Temple Church Evensong
Jan 21, 2019 Murmurs: BCMG celebrates the music of award-winning composer Rebecca Saunders and presents the world premiere of Donghoon Shin’s concerto for Sheng virtuoso Wu Wei on Thursday 21 March
Jan 21, 2019 Flagship gift for Scotland’s national music school
Jan 21, 2019 London Mozart Players and clarinet virtuoso Michael Collins celebrate a trio of birthdays with an all-Mozart programme at two London concerts
Jan 21, 2019 Plácido Domingo is 78 today
Jan 21, 2019 Richard Mantle is 72 today
Jan 21, 2019 Houston Grand Opera Announces Cast Substitution: Baritone Alexander Birch Elliott to replace Mariusz Kwiecień in The Pearl Fishers
Jan 20, 2019 Catherine Ennis is 64 today
Jan 20, 2019 Andy Sheppard is 62 today
Jan 20, 2019 Louisville Orchestra Launches Fourth Festival of American Music with Rachel Grimes’s New Folk Opera, The Way Forth (Feb 23)
Jan 19, 2019 Opolais Cancels in Boston, Andsnes Cancels in New York and Elsewhere
Jan 19, 2019 Philharmonia Baroque Names New Music Director
Jan 19, 2019 The Academy of Ancient Music joins Lucie Horsch and Rowan Pierce for new recordings in February 2019
Jan 19, 2019 Simon Rattle is 64 today
Jan 19, 2019 Amanda Holden is 71 today
Jan 19, 2019 Key Carnegie Hall Exec to Exit for Sunny CA
Jan 19, 2019 NJ Judge Upholds Case Against Sale of Westminster Choir College
Jan 19, 2019 Di Xiao
Jan 18, 2019 Stephen Sondheim's Follies, National Theatre Cast Recording out today on Warner Classics
Jan 18, 2019 Lang Lang Piano Book
Jan 18, 2019 Metropolitan Opera: Free Tickets for Furloughed Federal Workers
Jan 18, 2019 Record number of entries for the IV International UunoKlami Composition Competition - further reinforces its position as one of the world’s most popular composition competitions
Jan 18, 2019 Christian Blackshaw is 70 today
Jan 17, 2019 Ernst von Siemens Music Prize Goes To Rebecca Saunders
Jan 17, 2019 Gillian Weir is 78 today
Jan 17, 2019 Nancy Argenta is 62 today
Jan 17, 2019 Houston Grand Opera Announces Concert of Arias 2019 Semifinalists ... The 31st Annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers occurs February 1
Jan 17, 2019 Javier Perianes returns to London Philharmonic Orchestra to perform the full set of Beethoven Piano Concertos (22 & 23 February 2019)
Jan 16, 2019 Isle of Noises: London Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates three centuries of British music in year-long festival, 30 January 2019 - 11 December 2019
Jan 16, 2019 Robert von Bahr launches brand-new eco packing initiative
Jan 16, 2019 Gavin Bryars is 76 today
Jan 16, 2019 Brian Ferneyhough is 76 today
Jan 15, 2019 Plácido Domingo Awarded Honorary Fellowship of the International Opera Awards
Jan 15, 2019 Richard Farnes is 55 today
Jan 15, 2019 Leeds Lieder Festival 2019: Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th April 2019
Jan 14, 2019 Celebration of the music of Sir George Benjamin at Wigmore Hall and the Roundhouse, 5 & 6 March 2019​
Jan 14, 2019 London Festival of Baroque Music 2019: Crossing the Border 10-18 May 2019 ... St John’s Smith Square / Westminster Abbey / Grosvenor Chapel
Jan 14, 2019 Clive Barda is 74 today
Jan 14, 2019 Andrew Manze is 54 today
Jan 14, 2019 New York Philharmonic Program and Artist change: Thomas Dausgaard To Replace Zubin Mehta
Jan 13, 2019 Wayne Marshall is 58 today
Jan 12, 2019 San Diego Symphony Names First Principal Guest Conductor, Edo de Waart
Jan 12, 2019 Theo Adam dies aged 92
Jan 12, 2019 Phelim McDermott’s Olivier Award-winning production of Akhnaten returns to ENO
Jan 12, 2019 Primo Artists Signs Rising Conductor, Gemma New
Jan 12, 2019 Billboard's 2018 Top 50 Classical Albums Are Mostly Not, Really
Jan 12, 2019 Anne Howells is 78 today
Jan 12, 2019 Jeremy Sams is 62 today
Jan 11, 2019 Robin Blaze is 48 today
Jan 11, 2019 Robert Henderson dies aged 86
Jan 11, 2019 Geraint Bowen is 56 today
Jan 10, 2019 Colin Currie, Percussion, BBC Radio 3 [January 13]
Jan 10, 2019 Announcing American Panorama, a DSO Winter Music Festival — February 5-26
Jan 10, 2019 Signum & Cala
Jan 10, 2019 Temple Song 2019 Opening Concert: Exceptional Quartet Celebrates St Valentine’s Day
Jan 10, 2019 Brodsky Quartet announces new member
Jan 10, 2019 Semele – Handel’s Sexiest Opera – Takes Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, and John Eliot Gardiner to London, Paris, Barcelona, Milan, and Rome (April 8–May 8)
Jan 10, 2019 David Titterington is 61 today
Jan 10, 2019 Rod Stewart is 74 today
Jan 10, 2019 Mischa Maisky is 71 today
Jan 10, 2019 Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg is 58 today
Jan 09, 2019 Music Director Riccardo Muti Leads Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Tour to Asia
Jan 09, 2019 American Symphony Orchestra, Carnegie Hall, January 25, Robert Mann, Vivian Fine, Jacob Druckman, William Schuman
Jan 09, 2019 Joan Baez is 78 today
Jan 09, 2019 Scott Walker is 76 today
Jan 09, 2019 Donizetti’s comic romp La Fille du Régiment returns with an all-star cast on February 7
Jan 09, 2019 The Shed Announces Opening Date of April 5, 2019, and Four Additional Opening Season Commissions
Jan 09, 2019 Metropolitan Opera Cast Change Advisory: Aida
Jan 08, 2019 First China International Music Competition announced May 4–21, 2019, in Beijing
Jan 08, 2019 Saffron Hall presents major dance events in 2019
Jan 08, 2019 John Joubert dies aged 91
Jan 08, 2019 Elijah Moshinsky is 73 today
Jan 08, 2019 Mozart’s masterpiece Don Giovanni returns to the Met January 30
Jan 08, 2019 Shirley Bassey is 82 today
Jan 07, 2019 Clara Schumann Festival at St John’s Smith Square 22-24 February 2019 ... Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of her birth
Jan 07, 2019 Sir Richard Armstrong is 76 today
Jan 07, 2019 Philip Dukes is 51 today
Jan 07, 2019 Houston Chamber Choir invited to participate in prestigious World Symposium on Choral Music 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand
Jan 07, 2019 Gerald Larner dies aged 82
Jan 06, 2019 Aldo Parisot dies aged 100
Jan 05, 2019 LA Phil Names Zubin Mehta Conductor Emeritus
Jan 05, 2019 Alfred Brendel is 88 today
Jan 05, 2019 Maurizio Pollini is 77 today
Jan 05, 2019 Countertenor Countersues
Jan 04, 2019 Ian Page begins fifth year of his ground-breaking 27-year MOZART 250 series with ‘1769: a year in music’ at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, alongside newly announced Associate Artist Chiara Skerath and BBC New Generation Artist James Newby
Jan 04, 2019 Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House: 2019 Orchestral Concert [February 8]
Jan 04, 2019 Grace Bumbry is 82 today
Jan 04, 2019 Margaret Marshall is 70 today
Jan 04, 2019 John McLaughlin is 77 today
Jan 03, 2019 Guildhall School of Music & Drama granted up to £490,000 of Leverhulme Arts Scholarships over 3 years by the Leverhulme Trust
Jan 03, 2019 David Atherton is 75 today
Jan 03, 2019 John Woolrich is 65 today
Jan 02, 2019 Peter Eötvös is 75 today
Jan 02, 2019 The Metropolitan Opera Announces Appointment of Thomas Lausmann as Director of Music Administration, Replacing John Fisher, Who Will Step Down at the End of the 2018–19 Season
Jan 02, 2019 Paavo Järvi, Sibelius, Sony Classical
Jan 01, 2019 Janet Hilton is 74 today

 

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