14 January 2012
Making a future in the industry
Classical Music magazine sits at the heart of the profession, providing news, opinion, resources and practical advice that supports professional musicians and those who serve the industry to build and sustain successful careers. Our team of dedicated editors and contributors all have backgrounds in music and journalism and we are passionate about the future of classical music.
We champion the achievements of those working in music-making across genres and campaign for increased support in tackling the challenges that arise from this rapidly changing political, financial, technological and social landscape.
Ex Cathedra celebrates half a century at the heart of the choral world; the Scottish Chamber Orchestra’s social prescribing projects; and Kings Place helps audiences reconnect with the natural world through its year-long Nature Unwrapped series.
Plus, the Hallé’s search for a new assistant conductor; London Sinfonietta’s new digital channel provides a ‘Netflix for new music’; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s Marta Gardolińska gives her top tips for staying injury free; the role of the pianist in ensemble playing; Iestyn Davies reflects on starting his career as a countertenor; Insiders Outsiders Festival explores the legacy of Britain’s wartime émigrés; a new workshop helps young musicians from low-income families to explore contemporary music; careers at the Royal Overseas League; how to network; and what we can learn from broadcasting in Bulgaria?