The Adam Mickiewicz Institute promotes Polish culture around the world and actively participates in international cultural exchange.
Adam Mickiewicz Institute
Celebrating over 120 years of music-making of the highest order, the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is a unique organisation.
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Bryan Register has emerged as one of the most promising heldentenors of his generation, praised for the fresh, bright timbre of his voice and strong dramatic singing.
CAM Sugar is an Italian music label home to over 2,400 original iconic scores from 400 composers from the golden age of Italian cinema.
Celebrated from its inception for championing new music, Cheltenham Music Festival boasts an outstanding reputation for high calibre performances, inventive programming and a growing schools and family strand, taking place in a range of first-class venues in the beautiful Regency town of Cheltenham and across the Cotswolds.
Cheltenham Music Festival
The China International Music Competition, created by the China Conservatory of Music and Global Music Education League, has quickly established itself as one of the world’s most prestigious music competitions, with a first prize of $150,000 and international management.
China International Music Competition
The Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge is one of the finest collegiate choirs in the world, known and loved by millions from its recordings, broadcasts and concert tours.
The Choir of St John’s, Cambridge
Following his First Prize win at The Leeds International Piano Competition in 2018, Eric Lu has cemented his place on the international stage. He made his BBC Proms debut in 2019, and is currently a member of the BBC New Generation Artist scheme.
A phenomenal voice and talent in the tradition of the great Italian tenor voices, 27 year old British-Italian Freddie De Tommaso shot to prominence when he won the First Prize, the Placido Domingo Tenor Prize and the Verdi Prize at the 2018 Viñas International Singing Competition in Barcelona.
Freddie De Tommaso
Often called the ‘Oscars of the Classical Music World’, the Gramophone Awards are the most significant honours bestowed in the classical record industry.
The South Korean soprano Hera Hyesang Park’s rising-star status is supported by a series of critically acclaimed performances everywhere from the Metropolitan Opera to the Glyndebourne Festival.
Hera Hyesang Park
Directed by Zvonimir Hačko, ICCM is a multi-faceted organisation devoted to the performance, production, and promotion of contemporary music.
International Centre for Contemporary Music
The Awards, founded by philanthropist Harry Hyman in 2012, aim to raise the profile of opera as an art form, to recognise and reward success in opera and to generate funds to provide bursaries for aspiring operatic talent from around the world.
International Opera Awards
The Ivors Composer Awards sees the presentation of Ivor Novello Awards to recognise creative excellence in classical, jazz, and sound arts.
Ivors Composer Awards 2021
For nearly 130 years, J & A Beare has built a deserved reputation as the world’s most respected violin dealer, expert and restorer. They dedicate themselves to the most important task of all: preserving our shared heritage of fine instruments for generations to come.
Joyce DiDonato is the three-time Grammy Award winning Opera Superstar and industry-leader who is committed to creating and initiating projects that challenge and galvanise the public and transcend the physical confines of the concert hall.
Founded in 1961 by Dame Fanny Waterman DBE DMus FRCM and Marion Thorpe CBE, the Leeds International Piano Competition is a leading event of British culture, celebrating and inspiring pianistic excellence and world-class musicianship.
The Leeds International Piano Competition
Dramatic soprano Lise Davidsen shot to prominence in summer 2015 when she was crowned winner of both the Operalia and the Queen Sonja competitions.
The London Piano Festival is a five-day Festival at Kings Place, founded in 2016 by co-Artistic Directors Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva.
London Piano Festival
Performing in Manchester and worldwide since 1972, Manchester Camerata is known for high quality performance across genres as well as its cutting-edge projects from its new base at The Monastery in Gorton. It is deeply rooted in its community and connects its musicians with everyone from clubbers, children, concert-hall audiences and to those with early set dementia.
Mountview is one of the UKs leading drama schools. Based in Peckham, it has a worldwide reputation for excellence in education and training.
The Mozartists is one of the leading exponents of the music of Mozart and his contemporaries.
Marquee TV is a premium streaming service for arts and culture with world-class performances in music, opera, theatre and dance.
A pioneering music distribution company and subsidiary of Apple Music, Platoon was launched in 2016 and offers a wealth of services to artists such as marketing and funding.
A biennial contest for singers held in Oslo since 1988, the Queen Sonja Competition is a prime example of young vocal talent in classical music.
Queen Sonja Music Competition
Located in the heart of London’s South Kensington the Royal College of Music is a world-leading music conservatoire with a prestigious history, contemporary outlook and inspiring location.
Royal College of Music
Saffron Hall is the award-winning 740-seat performance space built in the grounds of Saffron Walden County High School that is establishing itself as a vibrant cultural centre for the region.
Shanghai Orchestra Academy is a platform for gifted young instrumentalists to become eminent, international-level orchestra musicians. SOA was founded in 2014 by Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic and Shanghai Conservatory of Music
Shanghai Orchestra Academy
The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra is the oldest orchestra in Asia, having been around since 1879 when it was known as the Shanghai Public Band.
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
Signum Classics was founded in 1997 and now boasts a catalogue of over 400 titles, many of which are award winners and nominees with a release schedule of over 30 CDs and DVDs a year.
St Martin-in-the-Fields is a treasured church and concert venue in the heart of London, hosting a broad and exciting array of musicians.
Classically trained at a music conservatoire, Cohen great up surrounded by Middle Eastern and North African music. He has fused these previously separate worlds to become one of the world’s leading champions of Andalusian music. Cohen has founded numerous Andalusian music ensembles including the Jerusalem East and West Orchestra, and orchestras in Morocco, Canada and France.
The Tsinandali Festival, in the heart of the Georgian wine region, is a new 15-day international festival under the musical direction of Gianandrea Noseda and featuring some of the brightest names in classical music (8-15 September 2019).
An American piano competition first held in 1962, the Van Cliburn has become a renowned contest, recognised internationally for the highest pianistic standards.
Van Cliburn International Piano Competition
The Verbier Festival, now in its 28th year, presents 17 days of performances, masterclasses, talks, screenings and education events. The Festival’s mission is to encourage encounters between great musicians and young aspiring artists from around the world.
Since 1991, Warner Classics has issued recordings of the very best classical music artists and ensembles, many of whom are award winners.
Xuefei Yang is acclaimed as one of the worlds finest classical guitarists.