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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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Handel at Boughton (Credit: Steve Dunlop)
20/07/2016
Handel at Boughton has launched at Boughton House
BBC Philharmonic (BBC)
15/07/2016
The orchestra has marked the fifth birthday of its BBC home in Salford with a special rendition of ‘Happy Birthday’
14/07/2016
Applications have opened for the station’s Diversity and Inclusion in Composition event to celebrate composers from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities
BBC Proms Inspire Scheme
01/07/2016
Young musicians win a chance to have a work performed at the BBC Proms
Jonathan Bloxham
15/06/2016
British conductor Jonathan Bloxham will take up the post in 2017
07/06/2016
Emily Sun has been named winner of the 64th Royal Over-Seas League Annual Music Competition.
Yannick Nézét-Séguin
02/06/2016
Canadian conductor succeeds James Levine
David Baddiel will be joining the BBC Get Playing Virtual Orchestra
24/05/2016
Players are invited to join a virtual orchestra at the Last Night of the Proms
18/05/2016
Radio Joint Audience Research shows increase in audience for the station
Ermonela Jaho
16/05/2016
Albanian soprano is celebrated at 2016 ceremony in London
Sheku Kanneh-Mason
16/05/2016
17-year-old cellist has been named winner of the 2016 competition
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