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10/02/2020
The Icelandic composer ends her highly successful season, winning Best Original Score for Joker at the Academy Awards
06/02/2020
The station sees the most significant increase in listeners across the BBC 
31/01/2020
Grab your trainers and run along with a live performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5

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01/11/2019
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31/10/2019
The German composer was given the top spot by 174 living composers
31/10/2019
The exclusive content includes seven new wildlife videos and 20 tracks by Hans Zimmer
29/10/2019
Works by Harrison Birtwistle, Tansy Davies and James MacMillan feature in the list of year’s nominees
25/10/2019
The opera company's project features filmed vocal performances by members of the local community
08/10/2019
Sheku Kanneh-Mason and Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla revealed among this year's nominees
01/10/2019
The iconic soprano has died, aged 74
24/09/2019
The new season will feature documentaries on Miles Davis and Blue Note Records coverage of the EGM London Jazz Festival as well as a new collaboration between BBC Radio 3 and Jazz FM
18/09/2019
Octatonic will feature contemporary works, as well as some of Greenwood's own compositions 
10/09/2019
The young conductor will join the National Orchestra of Wales as principal conductor in 2020
09/09/2019
The station has announced new programmes stretching from jazz to Early Music, as well as a yearlong celebration of Beethoven's 250th anniversary
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