Music Under Lockdown

The year 2020’s Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic has decimated the entertainment and hospitality industry. However, over this period of time there have been some inspirational and novel ways that musicians have been able to continue entertaining us. This news feed focuses on the new and interesting things that are being done in the name of Classical Music. And if you are a musician or agent that wants to promote something that fits into this broad definition – please contact us.

August 25, 2020
The English National Opera are sorry to announce that due to new travel restrictions, Sinéad Campbell Wallace has had to withdraw from the upcoming Drive & Live performances of La bohème at...
August 25, 2020
The Musikfest Berlin 2020 – organized by the Berliner Festspiele in cooperation with the Stiftung Berliner Philharmoniker – presents a total of 33 events and 9 premieres as part of the “Beethoven...
August 25, 2020
Aurora Orchestra today announces its Autumn 2020 season, which sees a return to live performance at its Kings Place home for the first time since the start of the UK lockdown...
Antonio Pappano, soloists of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House and Filipe Manu in rehearsal for Live from Covent Garden, 27 June 2020 ©2020 ROH. Photograph by Ruairi Watson
August 24, 2020
The Royal Opera House is delighted to announce two packed evenings of opera and ballet, live from our stage in Covent Garden and available to view wherever you are in...
August 24, 2020
In light of the recent speculation about the Last Night of the Proms, we are today announcing the programme for the concert. We very much regret the unjustified personal attacks...
August 24, 2020
The Met has announced a specially-curated, three-week schedule for its Nightly Met Opera Streams,a free series of encore Live in HD presentations and classic telecasts streamed on the company website during the...
August 24, 2020
Cadogan Hall is resuming live indoor performances with socially distanced audiences from Wednesday 30 September. Throughout the rest of the year, the Hall will host a series of concerts and...
August 24, 2020
On Thursday 22 October 2020, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE) launches a digital platform, OAE Player, which will feature over thirty new and visually stunning music performance videos including a...
August 24, 2020
The musicians of the English Symphony Orchestra (ESO) gathered for the first time since lockdown at Wyastone Concert Hall near Monmouth in July, for a series of innovative projects. Working in close...
August 22, 2020
In France, a subsidiary association of the Friends of the Salzburg Festival is about to be founded, in time for the 100-year anniversary of the Salzburg Festival. “Les Amis Français...
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