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24/04/2014
Richard Strauss and World War One feature at large in season's programme
Mariss Jansons
22/04/2014
The Latvian conductor departs 'on excellent terms' after a decade as chief conductor
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17/04/2014
The composer’s original score could fetch up to £1.5m

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02/08/2013
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01/08/2013
Min-Jin Kym's instrument found with only minor damage in a house in the Midlands
Leith Hill Place
29/07/2013
National Trust to welcome visitors to Leith Hill Place for first time in 40 years
Neil Brand
25/07/2013
Programmes on BBC television and radio to explore some of the greatest movie scores from Citizen Kane to Gladiator
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25/07/2013
Welsh baritone launches label to nurture rising stars on Deutsche Grammophon
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24/07/2013
New record set at the Queensland Music Festival
Metropolitan Opera
24/07/2013
New seat cushions that straighten spine and increase blood flow to be installed at world-famous opera house
Alison Balsom
24/07/2013
The two historic labels to be absorbed into Warner Classics and Erato