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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

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Titanic bell
22/10/2013
Instrument that was played as the ship sank sold at auction in Wiltshire
Franz Welser-Möst
17/10/2013
Programmes commemorate the war through an exploration of its music
musical tastes linked with age
17/10/2013
Researchers at Cambridge University have identified five categories of taste over a lifetime
Steven Isserlis
11/10/2013
Musicians including cellist Steven Isserlis relive their experiences as castaways on Radio 4’s famous desert island
Alondra de la Parra
11/10/2013
Bruno Mantovani suggests lack of female conductors down to motherhood and lack of stamina
Riccardo Muti
10/10/2013
Conductor Riccardo Muti to be honorary president of EMMA for Peace, supported by UNESCO
Children in Need
09/10/2013
The Hallé and BBC Philharmonic Orchestra perform Steve Pycroft’s fusions of well-known pop and classical tracks for charity head-to-head
Tony Hall
09/10/2013
New brand ‘BBC Arts at…’ to showcase events from around the country
LSO play
07/10/2013
New website lets users immerse themselves in a London Symphony Orchestra performance
Andris Nelsons
07/10/2013
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conductor to concentrate on Boston role
classical music news
01/10/2013
Research at Cambridge University casts new light on inspiration