News & Comment

  • Choir
    NEWS & COMMENT 02.04.15

    Robert Ramsey piece to be performed for first time in 400 years

    Robert Ramsey’s Dialogues of Sorrow is to receive its first performance in what is thought to be 400 years by the Colchester Chamber Choir. The work – Ramsey’s response to the untimely death of 18-year-old […]

  • Podger
    NEWS & COMMENT 02.04.15

    Rachel Podger awarded Bach Prize

    Rachel Podger has become the first woman to win the Royal Academy of Music’s Bach prize. The annual award is presented to individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the performance and/or study of […]

  • Untitled
    NEWS 27.03.15

    University of St Andrews to launch record label

    The University of St Andrews will launch its first CD label in April. The Sanctiandree label will profile St Salvator’s Chapel Choir under the direction of university organist Tom Wilkinson. Produced by Odradek Records and distributed […]

  • Fund
    NEWS 26.03.15

    Two charities awarded 2015/16 Rhinegold Charity Fund

    Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) and Live Music Now have been named joint recipients of 2015/16’s Rhinegold Charity Fund, offering £10,000 of advertising across Rhinegold’s classical music and education publications, websites and services. Rhinegold Charity […]

  • Globe
    NEWS 06.03.15

    Shakespeare’s Globe’s Farinelli production to transfer to West End

    Shakespeare’s Globe has announced that Claire van Kampen’s new play, Farinelli and the King, will transfer to the West End following a successful run at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. The play tells the true story […]

  • Gothic voices
    NEWS 04.03.15

    Gothic Voices concert

    Vocal ensemble Gothic Voices, originally founded in 1980 by musicologist and conductor Christopher Page, are to perform on 4 March at London’s Cadogan Hall as part of the ‘Choral at Cadogan’ 2014/2015 season. As well […]

  • REMA Early Music Day 2015
    NEWS 10.02.15

    Details announced for 2015 European Day of Early Music

    The day of early music celebration, launched by the European Early Music Network (REMA), returns for its third year on 21 March. Early music performances and events will take place in Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, […]