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Win a Pure Evoke-2S digital radio in the Gramophone quiz

Win a Pure Evoke-2S digital radio

Each month, Gramophone 's online quiz asks you to draw on your musical knowledge – and your skill at using a search engine (or, if you prefer, you are very welcome to reach over to your...

Martin Cullingford
Marek Janowski recording Wagner for Pentatone (credit: Felix Broede)

Janowski and Pentatone to record all ten major Wagner operas

Conductor Marek Janowski and the Pentatone label are releasing new recordings of the ten major Wagner operas over the next two years. The Ring cycle, Tannhäuser , Lohengrin , Tristan und Isolde , The Flying Dutchman...

Martin Cullingford

Listen to the latest Gramophone Podcast

The latest Gramophone Podcast is now online, and includes: - Gramophone editor-in-chief James Jolly talks to conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner about the Monteverdi Choir, the leading choice in our recent Great Choirs feature - you...

Martin Cullingford
Tosca in Sony Classical's new Met series

Sony Classical partners with the Metropolitan Opera

In a new partnership, Sony Classical is releasing a series of recordings (audio and video) recorded live at the Met in New York. The four CD sets are drawn from the famous Saturday afternoon radio broadcasts...

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London's Barbican: playing host

International orchestras take up London residencies in 2011-12

Three major international orchestras will take up residency at the Barbican next season, the details of which were announced yesterday. The Leipzig Gewandhaus, New York Philharmonic and the Royal Concertgebouw orchestras will join regular resident ensembles...

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Soprano Aleksandra Kurzak: joining Decca

Decca signs Polish soprano Aleksandra Kurzak

Decca has signed the Polish soprano Aleksandra Kurzak, currently wooing audiences at Covent Garden as Rosina in Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia (“Her high notes ping crystal-clear around Christian Fenouillat's high-walled box of a set with...

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The 1951 Festival of Britain (photo: Austin Brackenbury)

South Bank celebrations to mark 60th anniversary of Festival of Britain

Sixty years ago London’s South Bank hosted the Festival of Britain, an event which gave birth to the cultural complex which today includes the Royal Festival Hall and its smaller sister auditoriums, plus the Hayward Gallery...

Martin Cullingford
Soprano Nino Machaidze signs to Sony (photo: Uli Weber)

Soprano Nino Machaidze signs for Sony

Sony Classical has got its contracts department busy again, signing the young Georgian soprano Nino Machaidze. Now 27 years old, she has already become familiar to audiences in many of the world’s musical capitals in recent...

James Inverne

Hear this month's Archive recording

Every month Gramophone newly transfers an archive recording for our Gramophone Player. Already on the Player you can hear: Bach Cantatas conducted by Fritz Lehmann René Soames singing songs by John Danyel, John Dowland and Thomas...

Martin Cullingford
Volkov appointed music director of Iceland Symphony (photo: Simon Butterworth)

Ilan Volkov named new Iceland Symphony Orchestra music director

Ilan Volkov has been appointed music director and chief conductor of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra . His contract begins next season (2011-2012), and coincides with the orchestra’s first in the newly-built Harpa concert hall. The 34-year...

Martin Cullingford

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