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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
Royal Opera House Les Vêpres siciliennes
14/04/2014
The Royal Opera House and English Touring Opera are both awarded prizes

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07/01/2013
Broadcaster joins the National Trust in presenting Baroque series
Jonas Kaufmann
07/01/2013
Performances from the Met, the Royal Opera House and English National Opera to be broadcast throughout 2013
Richard Rodney Bennett
02/01/2013
The versatile British composer dies, aged 76
BBC Music Magazine
20/12/2012
BBC Music is now available on Android
Ravi Shankar
12/12/2012
The legendary sitar player who became an ambassador for Indian classical music has died, aged 92
Galina Vishnevskaya
11/12/2012
Great Russian soprano dies, aged 86
Lisa della Casa
11/12/2012
One of the world’s greatest sopranos dies at 93
Charles Rosen
11/12/2012
Pianist and author of ‘The Classical Style’ dies, aged 85
Time Out
06/12/2012
The legendary ‘Take Five’ jazz pianist has died, aged 91
06/12/2012
Ensemble becomes first the organisation to receive prestigious award
Jonathan Harvey
06/12/2012
Composer of works including ‘Wagner Dream’ dies aged 73