Royal Academy of Music

  1. New Appointment, Funding Boost For Wigmore Hall

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Iconic London chamber music venue the Wigmore Hall has named Luke Bedford as its first composer-in-residence. Bedford's appointment, which commences in 2009, as well as writing new music, will involve working with the hall's community an ...

  2. Robey Nabs ROH Role

    December 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Leading financier Simon Robey has been elected as the new chairman of the board of trustees of the Royal Opera House (ROH), with effect from September 2008. Robey, who was appointed on Nov. 30, will take the baton from esteemed lawyer Dame Judith ...

  3. Carnegie Hall Names Executive/Artistic Director

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carnegie Hall has appointed Clive Gillinson as executive and artistic director, effective July 1, 2005. Gillinson, who has been with the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) for 34 years, will replace the Carnegie Hall has appointed Clive Gillinson as ...

  4. Elton John Raises £1.5M For Royal Academy

    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Elton John's series of charity concerts in the United Kingdom with the Royal Academy of Music's orchestra and choir have raised £1.5 million ($2.74 million) for the academy. Elton John's series of charity concerts in the Un ...

  5. Elton John Raises £1.5M For Royal Academy

    July 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Elton John's series of charity concerts in the United Kingdom with the Royal Academy of Music's orchestra and choir have raised £1.5 million ($2.74 million) for the academy. Elton John's series of charity concerts in the Un ...

  6. Elton Going Symphonic This Summer

    April 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT For the first time in North America, Elton John will perform with a full symphony orchestra during a five-night stint in July at New York's Radio City Music Hall. The shows will be held July 13-14 and For the first time in North America, Elto ...

  7. Elton Going Symphonic This Summer

    April 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT For the first time in North America, Elton John will perform with a full symphony orchestra during a five-night stint in July at New York's Radio City Music Hall. The shows will be held July 13-14 and For the first time in North America, Elto ...

  8. Stockholm's Polar Studios To Close After 26 Years

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST The historic Polar Studios in Stockholm will close its doors May 1 after 26 years of operation. Owners Lennart Östlund, Marie Ledin and Tomas Ledin have failed to reach terms that would allow the The historic Polar Studios in Stockholm wi ...