All sopranos are invited to perform Lucia di Lammermoor's scene of fool in the street today
After Catherine Frot in the superb Xavier Giannoli’s movie Marguerite, Meryl Streep will portray the famous amateur soprano, Florence Foster Jenkins
M&O wishes you a Merry Christmas
Sad news, mezzo Stella Doufexis has died at 47 after a long illness
The winner of the 2015 Jean Sibelius International Violin Competition is Christel Lee from USA, second and third price goes to Emmanuel Tjeknavorian (Austria) and Friederike Starkloff (Germany)
Congratulations to the young Victoire Bunel who received the Gabriel Fauré - Déodat de Séverac special Award at French Melodie International Contest of Toulouse
At Paris Salon des Boiseries of the Musée des arts décoratifs on 21/3 at 15h, the chamber vocal trio, the Mirror Visions Ensemble performs Journeys, a program feauturing works by Haydn, Porter, Duparc, Wolf, Berlioz, Poulenc and Barber but also commissioned works by Tom Cipullo, Scott Wheeler, Christopher Berg, Gilda Lyons and Deborah Fischer Teason
2015 Celebrations: Thierry Escaich will be 50
2015 Celebrations: 50th anniversary of the death of Edgar Varèse
2015 Celebrations: 100th anniversary of the death of Käroly Goldmark, Alexandre Scriabin, Sergueï Taneiev, Emil Waldteufel
2015 Celebrations: 100th anniversary of the birth of Marcel Landowski, Gueorgui Sviridov
2015 Celebrations: 150th anniversary of the bith of Paul Dukas, Alexandre Glazounov, Albéric Magnard, Carl Nielsen, Jean Sibelius
2015 celebrations: 350th anniversary of the death of Domenico Mazzocchi, Tarquinio Merula.
Scandal: thanks to serious musicological research, it is proved that the famous Schubert’s Trout is actually a common farmed salmon!
From 4-11/10, the International Maria Callas Grand Prix is being held in Athens where all young singers and opera lovers should meet!
The international qualifying rounds of the 33rd Internationaler Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition starts from March to June.
Sad news, great Conductor Claudio Abbado has passed away at the age of 80.
The year 2014 we will celebrate the 250th anniversary of Rameau’s death but also Gluck 300th and Richard Strauss 150th birthday!
Samuel Ramey and Frederica von Stade host the Marilyn Horne’s 80th birthday celebration, with Renée Fleming, David Daniels, Piotr Beczala…