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BBC Ten Pieces trailer
17/09/2014
Beethoven's Fifth, Holst's Planets and Stravinsky's Firebird will come to life on the big screen
16/09/2014
The number of children who can play a musical instrument has risen
BBC Singers
16/09/2014
The choir will celebrate with a Radio 3 takeover and two special concerts

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BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists
11/09/2014
Six talented players will join the 2014-16 scheme
09/09/2014
South Korean conductor's departure is due to persistent administrative difficulties
The Sixteen perform Monteverdi’s Vespers
09/09/2014
Concerts and workshops will be included in the choir’s ambitious tour
Marin Alsop
08/09/2014
Distinguished society celebrates ‘inspiring and distinguished’ conductor
Susanna Mälkki
02/09/2014
The Finnish conductor will take the post in 2016
BBC Radio 3 christmas carol
01/09/2014
Radio 3’s Breakfast show calls for settings of a new Christmas poem
Trumpet
21/08/2014
18-year-old trumpeter Florian Pichler will join the brass ranks
Licia Albanese (1909-2014)
19/08/2014
The Italian-born soprano has died at the age of 105
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
19/08/2014
Classical Opera marks 250 years since Mozart's death
The Nash Ensemble (photo: Hanya Chlala)
14/08/2014
Free composer talks will feature in a special concert series
Frans Brüggen (1934-2014)
13/08/2014
The early music conductor has died aged 79