We were saddened to hear of the death of Dame Fanny Waterman, founder and President Emeritus of the Leeds International Piano Competition, on 20 December.
Professor Martin Iddon’s new piece, Sapindales, will debut as part of the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival.
Professor Michael Allis, with co-editors Dr Paul Watt (Monash University) and Dr Sarah Collins (University of Western Australia), has just published The Oxford Handbook of Music and Intellectual Culture in the Nineteenth Century with Oxford University Press.
John Cage’s Concert for Piano and Orchestra by Martin Iddon and Philip Thomas has received a 4* review from BBC Music Magazine.
On 12 September, Patrick Rimes performed in the Last Night of the Proms with his folk trio VRï, alongside the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Nicola Benedetti.