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Rolston String Quartet
06/09/2016
Canadian ensemble wins Banff International String Quartet Competition 2016
The BBC Singers will perform the six shortlisted carols
01/09/2016
The search begins for budding Christmas composers

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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
Franz Welser-Möst
17/10/2013
Programmes commemorate the war through an exploration of its music
musical tastes linked with age
17/10/2013
Researchers at Cambridge University have identified five categories of taste over a lifetime
Steven Isserlis
11/10/2013
Musicians including cellist Steven Isserlis relive their experiences as castaways on Radio 4’s famous desert island
Alondra de la Parra
11/10/2013
Bruno Mantovani suggests lack of female conductors down to motherhood and lack of stamina
Riccardo Muti
10/10/2013
Conductor Riccardo Muti to be honorary president of EMMA for Peace, supported by UNESCO
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