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BBC 'Ten Pieces' Special: Part 8 - Anna Meredith's 'Connect It'
13 May 2015
Our children's guide to Anna Meredith's unique, rhythmic composition
Edward Heath takes up the baton
8 May 2015
As the 2015 General Election concludes, we name six politicians with extraordinary musical talents
BBC 'Ten Pieces' Special: Part 7 - John Adams's 'Short ride in a fast machine'
21 April 2015
Our children's guide to John Adams's exciting modern work
BBC ‘Ten Pieces’ Special: Part 6 – Britten 'Storm' from Peter Grimes (Jonty)
20 March 2015
Our children’s guide to the dramatic storm in Britten's seafaring opera
Julius Caesar
13 March 2015
We commemorate the Ides of March with a look at six operas based about ancient Roman rulers
Pianist
12 March 2015
We celebrate the world's most popular instrument with a look at 26 of its greatest features
Marin Alsop (Grant Leighton)
6 March 2015
To mark International Women's Day, we name 11 of the best female conductors working today
Cheryl Frances-Hoad
4 March 2015
Ahead of International Women's Day we salute the female composers you should know
Antonio Vivaldi
4 March 2015
We mark the anniversary of the Baroque composer’s birth with a look at the critical reception of his music over time
‘Ten Pieces’ Special: Part 5 – Stravinsky’s The Firebird (finale) - Jonty
27 February 2015
Our children’s guide to the ballet's fiery finale
George Frideric Handel
23 February 2015
We celebrate the great Baroque composer’s 330th birthday with a look at his musical style
The best recordings of Allegri’s Miserere BBC Music Magazine
18 February 2015
To mark Ash Wednesday, we name the four best recordings of the sublime choral work
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