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  • Rhinegold TV launches, featuring Yuja Wang, Julian Lloyd Webber and more

    23 March 2015,

    Rhinegold Publishing has launched Rhinegold TV, which will host from Rhinegold’s own events including the Rhinegold LIVE concert series and Music Education Expo, as well as content from partner producers, at www.rhinegold.co.uk/tv/.

  • RSNO announces 125th anniversary season

    18 March 2015,

    The RSNO has earmarked its next two seasons to celebrate its 125th anniversary, with appearances from all of the conductors who form its core artistic team, lead by music director Peter Oundjian, and including Neeme Järvi, Walter Weller, Alexander Lazarev, Thomas Søndergård, Jean-Claude Picard and former music director Stéphane Denève.

  • Julian Lloyd Webber appointed principal of Birmingham Conservatoire

    18 March 2015,

    Julian Lloyd Webber has been appointed principal of Birmingham Conservatoire. He will take over from David Saint, who retires in April, and will lead the organisation through the construction of a £46m new building at Birmingham City University’s new campus on Birmingham’s Eastside. The conservatoire is also planning to merge with Birmingham School of Acting in 2017.

  • Norfolk and Norwich Festival’s county council grant slashed by 90%

    17 March 2015,

    The Norfolk and Norwich Festival’s grant from Norfolk County Council will be reduced by 90% for 2015/16, it has been confirmed, from £83,400 in the current year to £8,442 in the next. ‘We are planning for 2016, and beyond, with an ongoing commitment to providing artistic excellence and entertainment across the festival programme,’ said the festival.

  • Richard Morris heads winners at Music Teacher Awards for Excellence

    16 March 2015,

    Richard Morris, the consultant and chairman of the Yehudi Menuhin School, has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Music Teacher Awards for Excellence. Morris was presented with the award on Thursday evening during Rhinegold Publishing’s Music Education Expo.