The avant-garde composer’s infamous piece reminds us that we need silence

Sir James MacMillan has this year attained sublime creative heights as well as taken on nationalist interests that want to marginalise Catholicism

When Benedict XVI was in his prime choirmasters quietly reintroduced chant and polyphony to Catholic parishes. But it may have been too little too late

Salesians are using rap to share their faith with young people

The celebration in 2017 will be attended by Pope Francis

It was a good week for composers at the Aldeburgh Festival

Leading classical music composer recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

The library at Ushaw College may have unearthed a previously unknown score by the early 18th century Italian composer

Archbishop Warda recites Lord’s Prayer in track by London-based band Ooberfuse

Nick Gale spent more than a decade working as Master of the Music at the Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral of St George in Southwark