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A Brief History of Christmas Music
4 December 2015
Roderick Swanston investigates what gives Christmas music its festive air…
3 December: Three Kings
3 December 2015
This Christmas we count down the days with an advent calendar of the 25 best Christmas carols ever written, as voted for by 50 top choral experts from the...
2 December: The Lamb
2 December 2015
This Christmas we count down the days with an advent calendar of the 25 best Christmas carols ever written, as voted for by 50 top choral experts from the...
1 December: Silent Night
1 December 2015
This Christmas we count down the days with an advent calendar of the 25 best Christmas carols ever written, as voted for by 50 top choral experts from the...
Flag of the United States of America
26 November 2015
The composer's patriotic arrangement of the American national anthem initially met with a frosty reception...
Cheryl Frances-Hoad
14 November 2015
Send us your performances of our exclusive specially commissioned carol
Sansara (Credit: Theo Williams)
14 November 2015
Hear Sansara perform 'Good Day, Sir Christemas!' by Cheryl Frances-Hoad  
Music To My Ears | BBC Music Magazine
11 November 2015
You could appear in the next issue of BBC Music Magazine!
Ludwig van Beethoven (Credit: Getty)
27 October 2015
We take a look at the initial public reception of Beethoven’s 9 Symphonies
Ludwig van Beethoven
22 October 2015
Think you know Beethoven? Think again with our guide to his lesser-known music
A Celesta (Credit: Getty Images)
1 October 2015
Daniel Jaffé presents a brief guide to the Celesta - star of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker ballet
#WorldBalletDay
1 October 2015
We're celebrating #WorldBalletDay!
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