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BBC Ten Pieces trailer
17/09/2014
Beethoven's Fifth, Holst's Planets and Stravinsky's Firebird will come to life on the big screen
16/09/2014
The number of children who can play a musical instrument has risen
BBC Singers
16/09/2014
The choir will celebrate with a Radio 3 takeover and two special concerts

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12/11/2013
Invitation to take part in a study into music and childhood memories
Llandaff Cathedral
08/11/2013
Cathedral in Cardiff may cut seven musical jobs in an effort to decrease deficit
Valery Gergiev
07/11/2013
London Symphony Orchestra distances itself from principal conductor's views
instrument museum fire
07/11/2013
Museum in Reggio Calabria appeals for volunteers to help in clean-up operation
Verdi
05/11/2013
Study finds people in the UK more interested in culture than European average
Chorister of the Year
04/11/2013
Singers from two London churches victorious at annual competition
Lang Lang
31/10/2013
Pianist to focus on global education in his role of the United Nations
Daniel Barenboim
30/10/2013
The Israeli-Argentine conductor to step down two years before contract expires
classical music news
24/10/2013
Violin that thieves tried to sell for £100 estimated to fetch £2m
Harrison Birtwistle
23/10/2013
Gabriel Jackson, Sir Harrison Birtwistle and Rebecca Saunders among nominees
Titanic bell
22/10/2013
Instrument that was played as the ship sank sold at auction in Wiltshire