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    NEWS 27.07.12

    Muso magazine is closing

    After 10 years and 60 issues bringing students and young musicians interviews with some of the world’s biggest classical stars, gossip and advice, news and reviews, the August/September 2012 issue is the last edition of [...]

  • Simone Rebello        
    NEWS 27.07.12

    August/September issue out now!

    Our August/September issue is now available – featuring percussionist and teacher Simone Rebello on her early passion for her instrument and her belief in passing on the baton to students, an introduction to Leah Kardos‘ [...]

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    NEWS 16.07.12

    Competition: win a pair of tickets to see Hahn-Bin

    We have a pair of tickets for one lucky Muso reader for a performance during Hahn-Bin‘s run at the Soho Theatre, London, 18-22 July. To be in with a chance of winning, simply drop us [...]

  • Bloc-purple        
    BLOG 26.06.12

    Preview: Steve Reich at Bloc

    In his 75th birthday year, Steve Reich is perhaps more revered than ever – and his reputation as a forefather not only of the contemporary classical scene but also of much modern electronic and dance [...]

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    NEWS 25.06.12

    Edward Gardner among artists given Queen’s birthday honours

    English National Opera director Edward Gardner has been named among the Queen’s Birthday Honours list, being awarded an OBE for services to music. The conductor, who last year became the youngest ever conductor to lead [...]

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    NEWS 25.06.12

    Winners of BBC Inspire Young Composers’ Competition announced

    The coveted prize of a BBC Proms performance, a broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and a BBC commission has gone to three young composers: in the 12-16 category, Freddie Meyers and Alex Woolf for their [...]

  • The-King's-Singers-Outdoors-©-B-Ealovega        
    NEWS 25.06.12

    Composers sought for King’s Singers Christmas carol competition

    King’s College, Cambridge, and the King’s Singers Foundation are hosting a festive composition competition open to composers of all ages across the UK. Winners will receive £250 and have their carol performed at King’s College [...]