Out and About

Watch the BBC Ten Pieces film on Boxing Day!

Watch the BBC Ten Pieces film on Boxing Day!

The first public screening of BBC Ten Pieces Secondary film will be shown on Boxing Day. We go behind the scenes with Jennifer Redmond.

Brendan Coyle and Lucy Parham

Oliver Condy discusses Debussy with pianist Lucy Parham and Downton Abbey’s Brendan Coyle

Charles Jennens and Messiah

Oliver Condy finds out about the man who provided the texts for some of Handel's greatest works

Charleston Manor Festival

Visit an idyllic chamber music festival in the Sussex Downs

Brief Encounter

Visit the station that provided the backdrop for David Lean's ever-popular romantic film, which was accompanied by Rachmaninov's Second Piano Concerto

The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

Take a trip to the hotel where Debussy completed his orchestral masterpiece La mer

Kenilworth Castle

The unexpected inspiration behind an Italian opera

The Musical Museum, Middlesex

Explore an intriguing collection of automatic instruments

Ocean Hotel, Isle of Wight

Stay in the hotel visited by Richard Strauss

The Cobbe Collection, Surrey

Home to pianos played by Liszt, Chopin and Elgar
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