The famous New Zealand composer Douglas Lilburn will be added posthumously to the New Zealand Mus
Welcome to the new site of the Classical Composers Database, whose new name is now Musicalics. At this moment I am still working on getting everything in its place, so there may be some sharp edges here and there. I hope you will enjoy the new look and possibilities.
The UK Critics' Circle has name composer George Benjamin outstanding musician for 2014.
Last Sunday, composer Wojciech Kilar was honored with a plaque on his birthplace in Lviv, Ukraine
A study by French musicologist Sylvie Bouissou has revealed that the famous canon "Frère Jacques"
Composer Lev Zhurbin has won the first Charles and Joan Gross Family Foundation Prize.
Film music composers have a new award to win.
The highest Canadian honour, the Order of Canada, was awarded to Raymond Murray Schafer.
The composer John Luther Adams has won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for composition.
Last Tuesday the Virgil Thomson Foundation and the American Academy of Arts and Letters announced
New double CD with compositions for piano: WONDER on the theme wonder.
Two composers are about to be honoured by money.
Last Sunday, Stephen Sondheim has received the Edward MacDowell Medal for lifetime achievement It
Chech composer Jan Křtitel Vaňhal died 200 year ago, but one of is symphonies has never been perf
The annual Lifetime Achievement Award of the İstanbul Foundation for Culture and Art (İKSV) this
At the age of 97, the French composer Henri Dutilleux died in Paris on 22 May.
To celebrate Benjamin Britten's 100th birthday a self-guided trail was opened near Aldeburgh, Eng
“In recognition of his efforts to promote intercultural dialogue through music, consciousness of
Michael Berkeley, who is a composer as well as broadcaster, is to be made a non-party political p
The Mauricio Kagel Music Prize for 2013 has been awarded to Michel van de Aa by the North Rhine-W
Belgian composer Vic Nees died on 14 March after a prolonged illness.