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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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Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra app
03/07/2013
Free app aims to introduce Britten's music to a new generation in his centenary year
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03/07/2013
Piano firm taken over by Kohlberg & Co.
Gloucester Cathedral
02/07/2013
Memorial window in Lady Chapel to commemorate local poet and composer
National Portrait Gallery
01/07/2013
The Portrait Choir launches in London, against the backdrop of a picture of Handel
Daniel Barenboim
28/06/2013
Professional musicians ask Angela Merkel to relax restrictions for musical instruments
Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
27/06/2013
Tokyo-based orchestra offers musical cures for ailments in push for new audiences
classical music news
26/06/2013
Five young composers win a BBC Proms performance and a BBC Radio 3 broadcast
Arthur Nikisch
25/06/2013
Today marks 100 years since the LSO made its first ever recording
classical music news
25/06/2013
The closing aria from Cherubini’s Médée can finally be performed in full
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