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BBC Music Magazine blog
13/05/2016

William Howard introduces us to his favourite Romantic (and romantic) love songs for piano

29/04/2016

How Haydn came to write his great oratorio

21/04/2016

In the wake of the Queen’s 90th birthday, we take a look back at our history of musical monarchs.

21/04/2016

What are the great classical works that have helped shaped English music? As we prepare to celebrate St George’s Day, our experts look back over the centuries and name their six key pieces.

20/04/2016

Jeremy Siepmann rediscovers this redoubtable eccentric who fought 19th century convention – and won.

13/04/2016

Pianist Warren Mailley-Smith on what he has learnt from marathon runners.

15/02/2016

Pianist Warren Mailley-Smith on overcoming the challenge Chopin's music presents.

03/11/2015

Viola player Laura Sinnerton describes the thrills of the BBC NOW's tour to Argentina

27/10/2015

We take a look at the initial public reception of Beethoven’s 9 Symphonies

02/10/2015

Broadcast of Max Richter's Sleep is longest ever transmission of a single piece

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