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Six of the best choral arrangements of spirituals

Six of the best choral arrangements of spirituals

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A guide to Vaughan Williams's Symphony No. 8

A guide to Vaughan Williams's Symphony No. 8

We share the story behind the references in Williams's Symphony No.8 

What's the music on the BBC's Wimbledon TV coverage?

What's the music on the BBC's Wimbledon TV coverage?

We're a week into Wimbledon 2019 and if - like us - you're enjoying matches on the TV, you might be curious as to what tunes the BBC uses...

A guide to Vaughan Williams's Symphony No. 7 'Sinfonia Antartica'

A guide to Vaughan Williams's Symphony No. 7 'Sinfonia Antartica'

The story of what influenced the composer's Sinfonia Antartica

Six of the best: works to hear on Independence Day

Six of the best: works to hear on Independence Day

It’s Independence Day today, so here’s a brief musical nod to the good old US of A…

A guide to Gluck's style...

A guide to Gluck's style...

A brief outline of Gluck's style and some recordings to look out for...

Luciano Pavarotti: The best recordings

Luciano Pavarotti: The best recordings

We name the greatest examples of the legendary tenor on disc and DVD

A guide to Wagner's Die Walküre

A guide to Wagner's Die Walküre

We tell the story of the second opera of Wagner's Ring cycle

The best recordings of Fanny Mendelssohn's String Quartet

The best recordings of Fanny Mendelssohn's String Quartet

We review the best recordings of this leading 19th-century female composer's String Quartet 

Who is competing in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019?

Who is competing in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019?

We introduce you to the 20 singers taking part in this year’s competition

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