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Electric violinist loves ‘Rock Music’

Electric violinist loves ‘Rock Music’

Musicroom May 28, 2010 0

Linzi Stoppard is working hard to dispel the myth that classical music and rock songs cannot go hand in hand

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The Ivors dominated by Lily Allen

The Ivors dominated by Lily Allen

Musicroom May 27, 2010 0

Lily Allen had a successful evening at the Ivor Novello awards, as she picked up three songwriting prizes.

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Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir

Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir

Chester Novello May 25, 2010 0

Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir performance of Lux Aurumque (Light & Gold) is causing a colossal on-line rush in interest. Literally hundreds of thousands of people have viewed it – with figures rising on a

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BBC Orchestra makes history with RPS win

BBC Orchestra makes history with RPS win

Musicroom May 24, 2010 0

For the first time in its history, the Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) has awarded an orchestra its prestigious music accolade for music theatre and opera.

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Search for Olympic anthem underway

Search for Olympic anthem underway

Musicroom May 23, 2010 0

With the forthcoming Olympic Games drawing closer the search for a relevant and inspiring piece of music is now well underway

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Bristol is the most musical city in the UK

Bristol is the most musical city in the UK

Musicroom March 31, 2010 0

New research has found Bristol is top of the pops when it comes to musical talent in the

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London mayor is hunting for new busking talent

London mayor is hunting for new busking talent

Musicroom March 31, 2010 0

Boris Johnson has called for the capital's most talented musicians to enter a competition for a busking license

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A R Rahman awarded honorary fellowship of Trinity College London

A R Rahman awarded honorary fellowship of Trinity College London

Musicroom March 22, 2010 0

Academy award winning music composer A R Rahman has been awarded Honorary Fellowship of Trinity College London. Nominated by Trinity College London under license of Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Contemporary Dance, Rahman’s

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Abbey Road studios granted listed status

Abbey Road studios granted listed status

Musicroom February 26, 2010 0

Abbey Road studios have been saved from developers amid fears EMI were planning to sell them, it has been announced. On the advice of English Heritage, the iconic recording studios made famous by the

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British rock bands clean-up at NME awards

British rock bands clean-up at NME awards

Musicroom February 25, 2010 0

Kasabian and Muse walked away from the NME Shockwave Awards the biggest winners, each receiving two prizes for their music

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