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01/04/2015
Conductors Andris Nelsons, John Eliot Gardiner and Vasily Petrenko are among the artists nominated
Van Kuijk Quartet
31/03/2015
French Quartet soars to success in International String Quartet Competition
American Composer John Luther Adams
26/03/2015
Festival requires 32 players for world premiere by John Luther Adams

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Joyce DiDonato
14/01/2015
Joyce DiDonato, English National Opera and Richard Jones among those up for awards
Listening to music
09/01/2015
Do rainforest tribes react in the same way as city dwellers to the music of Star Wars?
Musicians gather in Trafalgar Square to pay tribute to Charlie Hebdo journalists
09/01/2015
150 people come together to perform Barber’s moving Adagio for strings
What were the biggest trends in classical music in 2014?
08/01/2015
Conductors are getting younger and there still aren’t enough leading women, says Bachtrack's report
Roger Wright
02/01/2015
Roger Wright, Alan Davey and Richard Jones among those recognised for services to music 
Michael Kennedy (1926-2014) obituary
02/01/2015
Leading English music expert dies aged 88
BBC Radio 3 Christmas carol competition 2014
23/12/2014
Jacqueline Burley's carol will be played on Radio 3 on Christmas Day
BBC Music Magazine news
16/12/2014
The current Classic FM managing director will take over in January 2015
Dame Fanny Waterman (Andy Manning)
16/12/2014
The 94-year-old founder and artistic director will retire from her role in 2015
BBC Radio 3 Christmas carol competition 2014
16/12/2014
Hear all six shortlisted carols performed by the BBC Singers
You Review, BBC Music Magazine
15/12/2014
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