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SAD NEWS | Polish Composer Piotr Lachert Has Died – Aged 80 [RIP]

Polish pianist and composer Piotr de Peslin Lachert has passed away – aged 80. Professor Lachert served long term teaching positions on faculty at the...

SAD NEWS | Pioneering Chinese Violinist Zhongguo Sheng Has Died – Age 77 [RIP]

Influential Chinese violinist Zhongguo Sheng has passed away in Beijing - aged 77. A graduate of Moscow's Tchaikovsky State Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Leonid...

SAD NEWS | Australian Violin Maker Robert Ditterich Has Died – Aged 65 [RIP]

Australian string instrument maker and luthier Robert Ditterich has passed away from cancer - aged 65. Mr Ditterich had operated his own workshop in Geelong, Australia...

SAD NEWS | Veteran San Francisco Symphony Violist Detlev Olshausen Has Died – Aged 100 [RIP]

American violist Detlev Olshausen has passed away - aged 100. Mr Olshausen performed as sub-principal or co-principal viola with the San Francisco Symphony from 1940 until...

VERY SAD NEWS | Award-Winning American Composer & Conductor Glen Roven Has Died – Aged Just 60 [RIP]

Two-time Emmy award winning composer and conductor Glen Roven has passed away, following 12 days in a coma – aged just 60. He composed songs and produced...

Fundraiser Launched Following Death of LA Opera Tenor Andres Ramirez [PLEASE SHARE]

An online Facebook campaign has today been launched to raise urgent funds for the funeral and burial of 28 year old American tenor Andres Ramirez...

TRAGIC NEWS | LA Opera Tenor Andres Ramirez Has Died – Aged Just 28 [RIP]

Los Angeles-based, American tenor Andres Ramirez has died – aged just 28. He had served as a long time member of the LA Opera theatre company. "All...

TRAGIC NEWS | Pittsburgh Pianist Gabriel D’Abruzzo Has Drowned – Aged Just 42 [RIP]

It has been reported today that American pianist Gabriel D’Abruzzo has drowned in a tragic swimming accident off the shore of New Jersey, in the United...

SAD NEWS | Russian Balalaika Virtuoso Mikhail Fedorovich Rozhkov Has Died – Aged 99 [RIP]

Soviet-Russian balalaika virtuoso Mikhail Fedorovich Rozhkov has died in Moscow – aged 99. A graduate of the M.P. Musorgskogo School of Music, Mr Rozhkov was widely...

SAD NEWS | Eminent Russian Conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky Has Died – Aged 87 [RIP]

Legendary Soviet-born conductor Gennady Rozhdestvensky has passed away – aged 87. A piano and conducting graduate of the Moscow Conservatory, he served as Chief Conductor of the BBC...

VERY SAD NEWS | Danish Composer Søren Hyldgaard Has Died – Aged Just 55 [RIP]

Acclaimed Danish film score and 'new age' music composer Søren Hyldgaard has passed away, as a result from the complications of diabetes - aged just...

SAD NEWS | Acclaimed American Composer Donald Keats Has Died [RIP]

American composer, pianist, conductor and pedagogue Donald Keats has passed away - aged 88. He served a professorship on faculty at the University of Denver's...

SAD NEWS | Former Concertgebouw Orchestra Concertmaster Herman Krebbers Has Died [RIP]

Acclaimed Dutch violinist and pedagogue Herman Krebbers has passed away - aged 94. A student of Oscar Back, Mr Krebbers served as Concertmaster of the Royal Concertgebouw...

In Memoriam – Remembering the Remarkable Music Makers We Lost in 2017 [RIP]

As the year draws to a close, we’d like to take the time to remember those remarkable musicians whom we lost from our community...

In Memoriam – Remembering the Remarkable Music Makers We Lost in 2016 [RIP]

As the year draws to a close, we’d like to take the time to remember those remarkable musicians whom we lost from our community...

SAD NEWS | Czech Violinist and Pedagogue Václav Snítil Has Died – Aged 87

Bohemian-born violinist and teacher Václav Snítil has passed away – aged 87. Mr Snitil was a founding member of the Vlach String Quartet and served...

In Memoriam – Remembering the Remarkable Music Makers We Lost in 2013

As the year draws to a close, we’d like to take the time to remember those remarkable musicians whom we lost from our community...