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Trumpet
21/08/2014
18-year-old trumpeter Florian Pichler will join the brass ranks
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

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David Wall (1946-2013)
25/06/2013
Wall was the Royal Ballet’s youngest male principal at the age of 21
Jamie Barton
24/06/2013
American mezzo becomes only the second singer in the competition's history to win both the main title and the Song Prize
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22/06/2013
Singer to take Song Prize title and £5,000 prize unveiled
Richard Marlow
21/06/2013
Trinity College director of music dies aged 73
BBC Cardiff Singer of the World
21/06/2013
Singers through to Sunday’s final and in the running for one of opera’s most prestigious prizes unveiled
clapping hands
20/06/2013
A study suggests applause has little relation to the quality of a performance
Britten
19/06/2013
Britten's 100th birthday to be marked by a weekend of broadcasts from Suffolk this Novemeber
Rachel Podger
18/06/2013
Our editor heads off to Wales to talk Bach and Brecon Baroque with the brilliant violinist
Britten at work
18/06/2013
Composer documents on display in the grounds of Britten’s home
John Gilhooly
17/06/2013
Singer and presenter Aled Jones among others recognised from the world of music
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14/06/2013
Lahav Shani wins Gustav Mahler Conducting Competition