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Mariss Jansons
22/04/2014
The Latvian conductor departs 'on excellent terms' after a decade as chief conductor
BBC Music Magazine news
17/04/2014
The composer’s original score could fetch up to £1.5m
RPS Awards
15/04/2014
Daniel Barenboim, Joyce DiDonato, and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra are among the nominated artists

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10/06/2013
Ukrainian wins prestigious piano competition in Texas
Chris Morphitis
07/06/2013
Station announces coverage of this year's World of Music and Dance festival
song thrush
06/06/2013
East Neuk Festival invites people to send in clips of birds singing for closing festival
Benjamin Britten
05/06/2013
Draft score for A Young Person's Guide for the Orchestra goes on display for very first time at the British Library as part of Britten 100
Krystian Zimerman
05/06/2013
Pianist halted performance when he spotted an audience member recording on their phone
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04/06/2013
Composer’s native city is under seven metres of water
Matthew Barley
04/06/2013
Come to Cumbria for an exclusive Q&A session hosted by the editor of BBC Music Magazine
Britten
30/05/2013
Britten's Chaos and Cosmos will be performed by students from Birmingham Conservatoire
Edward Elgar
29/05/2013
‘The Millwheel’ and ‘Muleteer’s Serenade’ broadcast on Radio 3’s In Tune before first concert performance on Elgar’s 156th birthday
Henri Dutilleux
23/05/2013
The great French composer has died at the age of 97
Edward Elgar
23/05/2013
BBC Radio 3 announces extensive coverage of British music throughout June.