16 January 2017
Guildhall School presents ‘The New Librettist: The role of the writer in opera’ in partnership with The Royal Opera
The New Librettist conference will discuss the craft of the librettist and what it means to write the words of an opera in the 21st century.
13 January 2017
Baritone Dominic Sedgwick joins last year's two successful Guildhall School singers on the prestigious scheme
31 December 2016
Professor Barry Ife awarded a Knighthood in the 2017 New Year Honours List for services to performing arts education
The first Principal of the Guildhall School to be knighted in office, Professor Ife has repositioned the institution within the higher education sector over his twelve years at the helm.
07 December 2016
Guildhall alumni Leo Chadburn, Roderick Williams, Oliver Leith and Tansy Davies all won awards at the British Composer Awards 2016.
30 November 2016
Highlights include: the world premiere of The Tale of Januarie, John Harle london premiere of new works, British premiere of Tigran Mansurian’s Second Violin Concerto, The Same Deep Water As Me by Nick Payne and Lanford Wilson’s Balm in Gilead, plus Octet Cellophony and Guildhall Symphony Orchestra.
10 November 2016
Guildhall School Class of 2016 were presented with their degrees at Graduation Day 2016 alongside a distinguished group of Honorands who were made Fellows of the School.
07 November 2016
We quiz the conductor ahead of the Guildhall Symphony Orchestra's performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade and Beethoven's Symphony No. 5.
01 November 2016
The first opera to be written in Middle English, composed by the School’s Head of Composition Julian Philips with libretto by Writer in Residence Stephen Plaice.
21 October 2016
We spoke with Jørgen Skogmo and George Tarlton ahead of their performance in our upcoming Guitar Spectacular, part of our Alumni Recital Series.
20 October 2016
Ahead of Anthony Strong's concert with the Guildhall Jazz Band on 27 October, we catch up with the renowned jazz pianist and singer.