Singers from Cape Town Opera serenaded a plane full of passengers travelling to Johannesburg last month.

Cape Town Opera singers surprise airplane passengers with unexpected Verdi chorus

12 days ago

Verdi

The organ technician (not pictured here) was working on the maintenance of a 1961 instrument

Firefighters called to rescue maintenance man trapped in church organ

12 days ago

Netflix ‘The Perfection’ film poster

Cellists are ripping into this Netflix poster that very much *isn’t* ‘Perfection’

15 days ago

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Alfie Boe sings 'Nessun dorma' for Love Island's Ekin-Su and Davide

Tenor Alfie Boe sings ‘Nessun dorma’ for Love Island contestants with solo guitarist

15 days ago

Alfie Boe

Inside St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast

Belfast Cathedral disbands professional choir and director due to ‘financial circumstances’

15 days ago

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CAYO message in action on the back of cellist Omar Macias, May 2022 Residency

‘With music, political barriers are removed’ – Cuban American Youth Orchestra talks musical diplomacy

16 days ago

President Obama was treated to an impromptu concert outside his hotel in Denmark

Barack Obama treated to impromptu serenade by a balcony choir of Danish singers

16 days ago

Videos

The Sixteen at the Tower of London

Classic FM joins The Sixteen for a special royal concert live from the Tower of London

17 days ago

The Sixteen

Andrea Bocelli steps in as last-minute understudy for his stranded son

Andrea Bocelli steps in as last-minute understudy for his stranded son

17 days ago

Andrea Bocelli

Google Doodle celebrates Trinidad & Tobago instrument, the steelpan

Why is the steelpan being celebrated in today’s Google Doodle – and what’s the instrument’s history?

18 days ago

Google Doodles

Seven students age 16-18 have been left without their musical instruments for 25 days

‘How is this okay?’ – outrage as seven music students’ brass instruments lost by Lufthansa

18 days ago

Malaika Mihambo is a world champion long jumper, and plays classical piano to unwind.

World Athletics long jump champion is also a classical pianist with a passion for Chopin and Schubert

18 days ago

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Classic FM Live returns to the Royal Albert Hall in October 2022

Classic FM Live returns – get your tickets for October’s movie music concert at the Royal Albert Hall

18 days ago

Events

Metrolinx’s new train posters have caused havoc among musicians online.

A train company poster features dubious music notation – and musicians are not on board

19 days ago

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Stefan Soltesz was conducting at the Bavarian State Opera when he fell from his podium during the first act

73-year-old conductor collapses and dies mid-performance at leading German opera house

19 days ago

Music professor breaks down Critical Race Theory

Music professor breaks down Critical Race Theory and why it’s crucial for 21st-century music education

23 days ago

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MIT astronomers report that a Canadian radio telescope has picked up strange signals from several billion light-years away

Scientists have detected a mysterious radio signal from a galaxy far, far away

24 days ago