Kenilworth Castle
29 June 2009
The unexpected inspiration behind an Italian opera
25 June 2009
Heard the one about the good viola player? No? Hardly surprising. This Cinderella of the string family is the butt of most instrumentalists' jokes. But...
24 June 2009
Uncovering the story of Mendelssohn's complex religious identity made sense of her own childhood, says Sheila Hayman, the composer's great great great great-...
Something for the weekend!
19 June 2009
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Something for the weekend!
12 June 2009
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The Musical Museum
10 June 2009
Explore an intriguing collection of automatic instruments
PG Tips
5 June 2009
In the July issue of BBC Music Magazine we present 15 truly unpleasant ways in which pianos have been treated over the years. Six of those occasions were, alas...
Something for the weekend!
4 June 2009
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Ocean Hotel, Isle of Wight
3 June 2009
Stay in the hotel visited by Richard Strauss
Something for the weekend!
29 May 2009
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Rose Canon
28 May 2009
On the trail of Henry VIII, Lucie Skeaping uncovers the tale of a forgotten manuscript
27 May 2009
OK, so Barcelona has the better football team. But which city has the greater musical heritage? Jeremy Pound compares the two…
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