• Byrd

    C.B. Oldman Prize 2013 awarded to Richard Turbet for Byrd publication

    Richard Turbet has been awarded the 2013 C.B. Oldman Prize for his latest publication on Renaissance composer William Byrd. The C.B. Oldman Prize is an annual award for an outstanding work of music bibliography, music [...]

  • OAE

    Two new violinists appointed at the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

    Huw Daniel (left) and Colin Scobie (right) have been appointed as the two newest members of OAE’s violin section. Maggie Faultless, OAE principal who was on the appointment committee, said: ‘Both Colin and Huw are [...]

  • Christopher Hogwood (Photo: Marco Borggreve)

    Christopher Hogwood has died

    The British conductor, musicologist and keyboard player Christopher Hogwood has died, aged 73. Christopher Hogwood studied keyboard at Cambridge University with Rafael Puyana and Mary Potts and later with Zuzana Růžičková and Gustav Leonhardt. He [...]

  • Mahan

    Esfahani signs to Deutsche Grammophon

    Mahan Esfahani has signed to record label Deutsche Grammophon. The harpsichordist’s first recording for DG, to be released next year, will be ‘an eclectic programme fusing baroque with minimalism’. The release will mark the first [...]