Out and About

Our guide to be the best musical places to visit in the UK and Ireland
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Out and About

The first public screening of BBC Ten Pieces Secondary film will be shown on Boxing Day. We go behind the scenes with Jennifer Redmond.
Debussy
Oliver Condy discusses Debussy with pianist Lucy Parham and Downton Abbey’s Brendan Coyle
Charles Jennens
Oliver Condy finds out about the man who provided the texts for some of Handel's greatest works
The barn at Charleston Manor
Visit an idyllic chamber music festival in the Sussex Downs
Leif Ove Andsnes
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
Explore an intriguing collection of automatic instruments
Ocean Hotel, Isle of Wight
Stay in the hotel visited by Richard Strauss
Chopin's Piano
Home to pianos played by Liszt, Chopin and Elgar

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Edward Elgar
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War Requiem
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Composer Harry Gregson-Williams
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