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- Federico Colli selected to step in for Yevgeny Sudbin
The up-and-coming Italian pianist Federico Colli will perform with the BBC Symphony Orchestra tomorrow, in place of Yevgeny Sudbin. Sudbin was due to play Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3, but has had to pull out due to illness.
- Beyond the grave: Rachmaninov ‘gives recital’ in Italy
Rachmaninov has given a ‘live’ recital at Italy’s Teatro Mediterraneo – curiously overcoming his death in 1943.
- Notes from Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (hcmf)
Andy Hamilton reports from the UK’s largest international festival of new and experimental music
- Apply now for the Rhinegold Charity Fund – worth £10,000!
Applications are now open for the 2015-16 Rhinegold Charity Fund. The scheme offers one music sector charity £10,000 to spend on advertising across Rhinegold’s wide portfolio of classical music publications, websites and services. It will provide the chosen charity with opportunities to publicise their work and initiatives, with account management support on aspects of marketing and design from Rhinegold.
- Joanna MacGregor launches Dartington International Summer School 2015
Joanna MacGregor has revealed the full programme for Dartington International Summer School’s 2015 instalment, her first as artistic director. MacGregor, who is head of piano at the Royal Academy of Music, took over the post on a permanent basis following the interim appointment of Nicholas Daniel for 2014’s summer school.
Contents for International Piano
Jeremy Siepmann explores piano duos with some of the world's leading exponents
The return of Ivo Pogorelich
The next generation of musical role models
Life on the open seas
Part four: Piano trios
The Piano Etude
The evolution of the genre, in conversation with Clare Hammond
Newark College’s course for piano technicians
Residential courses in the coming year
Search and rescue
Discovering Antoine Reicha’s Grandes Sonates