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.
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Behind the scenes at this year’s Edinburgh International Festival; Sir James MacMillan introduces his fifth symphony ahead of its world premiere; tips for building your own home studio; and Switzerland’s new alpine concert hall.
Plus, Red Note Ensemble celebrates 10 years of bringing music to communities in Scotland and beyond; the Nevis Ensemble redefine what it is to engage audiences; conductor and violinist Stephanie Childress prepares for her Proms debut; the Primrose Quartet explore the sound-world of 1870s Vienna; the team behind the LSO’s Discovery programme; conductor David Runnicles on the concert that set his career in motion; sheet music app nkoda; and music in cologne.