February 2018 News

January 2018 News
Feb 24, 2018 Takács, Juilliard Quartets Name New Members
Feb 24, 2018 Indianapolis Symphony Names New CEO
Feb 24, 2018 Rider University Close to Sale of Westminster Choir College to Chinese Firm
Feb 24, 2018 Antonacci Leaves Them Begging for More At New York City Opera
Feb 23, 2018 Metropolitan Opera Cast Change Advisory: Semiramide
Feb 23, 2018 Nicholas Kenyon is 67 today
Feb 23, 2018 Famed concert organist offers prize for young Birmingham musicians
Feb 22, 2018 The prestigious Hastings International Piano Concerto Competition begins in earnest today
Feb 22, 2018 Queen Elizabeth Hall & Purcell Room
Feb 22, 2018 St John's Smith Square and Tenebrae announce HOLY WEEK FESTIVAL 2018
Feb 21, 2018 Jaime Martín & Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Feb 21, 2018 St John’s Smith Square announces OCCUPY THE PIANOS Festival 2018 / Celebrating two themes: Protest and The Journey Within [April 20-22]
Feb 21, 2018 Raimund Herincx dies aged 90
Feb 21, 2018 City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra’s Debussy Festival, Curated by Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, 16-25 March 2018
Feb 20, 2018 Daniel Kramer directs his first opera as ENO Artistic Director, a sweepingly romantic interpretation of La traviata
Feb 20, 2018 Ian Page and The Mozartists present UK Premiere of Haydn’s rarely performed Applausus cantata at Cadogan Hall on 15 March
Feb 20, 2018 Barry Wordsworth is 70 today
Feb 20, 2018 Wigmore Hall’s Seven Ages Festival Culminates in Lord Mayor of Westminster’s Gala Concert and Joseph Phibbs World Première
Feb 20, 2018 Polly Graham & Longborough Festival Opera
Feb 19, 2018 The Tallis Scholars give a concert to support The Muze Trust, a charity that provides music education to children in Zambia
Feb 19, 2018 György Kurtág is 92 today
Feb 19, 2018 This is My Bed, a new opera for children
Feb 19, 2018 DSO French Festival, change of violinist, Capuçon out, Beilman in
Feb 17, 2018 New York Philharmonic Asia Tour with Jaap van Zweden
Feb 17, 2018 San Diego Symphony Names Successor to Jahja Ling
Feb 17, 2018 Columbia Artists' Sheldon-Atlas Office Adds Staff
Feb 17, 2018 Jóhann Jóhannsson dies aged 48
Feb 16, 2018 Yannick Nézet-Séguin to Become Met Music Director in September 2018, Two Seasons Earlier Than Originally Planned; 2018-19 Season Announced
Feb 16, 2018 The Met: Live in HD’s 2018–19 Season Kicks Off on October 6 with Anna Netrebko in the Title Role of Verdi’s Aida
Feb 16, 2018 Eliahu Inbal is 82 today
Feb 16, 2018 Anthony Dowell is 75 today
Feb 16, 2018 Brass composer chosen for Emerging Composers Workshop in New York
Feb 16, 2018 John Tams is 69 today
Feb 15, 2018 John Adams is 71 today
Feb 15, 2018 James Bond 007: Blood Stone – Contest Kick-off FMF Young Talent Award 2018 open for applications from 15 February to 19 March 2018
Feb 15, 2018 Nicolas Hodges and Colin Currie announce Birtwistle premiere to mark Queen Elizabeth Hall reopening, 19 April 2018
Feb 14, 2018 John Williams to take centre-stage at Royal Albert Hall celebration
Feb 14, 2018 Jaap van Zweden and the New York Philharmonic, The Inaugural Season, 2018-19, announced
Feb 14, 2018 Renée Fleming is 59 today
Feb 14, 2018 Wigmore Hall’s Singing with Friends Choir performs at Buckingham Palace
Feb 14, 2018 Mariam Khalili Appointed Managing Director of Houston Chamber Choir
Feb 13, 2018 The Guildhall School returns to Tower Bridge’s Bascule Chamber to present Blackout
Feb 13, 2018 David Robertson Is Named Director of Conducting Studies, Distinguished Visiting Faculty at Juilliard Beginning Fall 2018
Feb 13, 2018 Peter Gabriel is 68 today
Feb 12, 2018 Bard SummerScape 2018 Season Announcement
Feb 12, 2018 Glyndebourne Opera Cup 2018 - semi-finalists announced
Feb 12, 2018 Howard Goodall’s Invictus: A Passion receives its world premiere on 25 March in Houston, Texas and its European premiere on 25 May in London
Feb 12, 2018 Vic Damone dies aged 89
Feb 10, 2018 BAM Names New Artistic Director
Feb 10, 2018 Jennifer Higdon Takes on the Chicago Brass
Feb 10, 2018 Leontyne Price is 91 today
Feb 09, 2018 LSO, Simon Rattle, Stockhausen, Gruppen, Tate Modern
Feb 09, 2018 Edmund Hunt, RPS, Wigmore Hall
Feb 09, 2018 Ahmad Jamal cancels, Barbican Hall, May 8
Feb 09, 2018 Special visa for creatives post-Brexit
Feb 09, 2018 Inon Barnatan Joins La Jolla Music Society as Fourth SummerFest Music Director
Feb 09, 2018 Society for the Performing Arts Announces Retirement of President and CEO June Christensen in December 2018
Feb 09, 2018 Canadian Opera, Alexander Neef, Santa Fe
Feb 08, 2018 New York Philharmonic To Return to Bravo! Vail For 16th Annual Summer Residency, July 20-27, 2018
Feb 08, 2018 Muffat Festival: The Brook Street Band launches its ground-breaking Muffat Festival, dedicated to the highly original and innovative composer, a 3-day event at St John’s Smith Square, February 23-25 2018
Feb 08, 2018 The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and its Music Director Manfred Honeck have announced season 2018/19
Feb 07, 2018 Manfred Eicher, Honorary RAM
Feb 07, 2018 Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra becomes the first symphony orchestra in the world to have a professional ensemble led by disabled musicians as a core part of its activities
Feb 07, 2018 Tectonics Glasgow 2018 Line-Up Announced
Feb 07, 2018 Niall Horan, The Shires, J Hus and Orbital plus many more to perform at BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend [May 25-28]
Feb 07, 2018 Stuart Burrows is 85 today
Feb 06, 2018 Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu joins the European Young Leaders’ programme class of 2018, organised under the patronage of Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission
Feb 06, 2018 Royal Liverpool Philharmonic awarded major grant by Jerwood Charitable Foundation for Pioneering ‘Elite Performance in Orchestral Musicians’ Programme
Feb 06, 2018 Major new Culture Mile installation in Beech Street tunnel announced as part of Barbican OpenFest [March 17 & 18]
Feb 05, 2018 New era: stronger partnership for Leeds International Piano Competition and University of Leeds
Feb 05, 2018 Bernard Haitink cancels concerts from 8-10 February 2018; Adam Fischer makes his debut with the Berliner Philharmoniker
Feb 05, 2018 Jacqui Dankworth is 55 today
Feb 03, 2018 Muti Re-ups in Chicago; Launches 2018-19 with a Powerful Statement
Feb 03, 2018 Met Opera Fires Noted Stage Director John Copley
Feb 03, 2018 Austin Opera Fires Artistic Director
Feb 03, 2018 Pittsburgh Symphony, Jennifer Higdon Big Winners at the Grammy Awards
Feb 03, 2018 Malcolm Martineau is 58 today
Feb 02, 2018 Wigmore Hall builds on sustained success to deliver exceptional artistic programme for 2018/19 season
Feb 02, 2018 BBC National Orchestra of Wales announces 2018 tour to China
Feb 02, 2018 New Recording on SOMM with Mark Bebbington and the RPO: Including World Premiere of Grieg’s Second Piano Concerto, the composer’s complete sketches edited and orchestrated by Robert Matthew-Walker
Feb 02, 2018 Barbican Presents in 2018/19: Details for the Centre’s own-curated classical music season announced
Feb 02, 2018 The BBC Symphony Orchestra’s 2018-19 Barbican Season
Feb 02, 2018 Andrew Davis is 74 today
Feb 01, 2018 Time for Beethoven: Javier Perianes [February 2019]
Feb 01, 2018 Honens 2018
Feb 01, 2018 Stephen Fry and composer from Planet Earth announce new creatures in Pokémon GO
Feb 01, 2018 A Statement from Peter Gelb, Metropolitan Opera, regarding the late Robert Rattray
Feb 01, 2018 Houston Grand Opera West Side Story

 

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