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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

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