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Sir Simon Rattle, Leif Ove Andsnes and Bryn Terfel among artists appearing in the 120th season
BBC Music Magazine Awards 2015
Leif Ove Andsnes, Joyce DiDonato and Benjamin Grosvenor are among the prizewinners
Leif Ove Andsnes
Norwegian pianist’s Beethoven takes top prize at the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2015

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Neil Brand
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Joyce DiDonato
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Roger Wright
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Michael Kennedy (1926-2014) obituary
Leading English music expert dies aged 88
BBC Radio 3 Christmas carol competition 2014
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The current Classic FM managing director will take over in January 2015
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