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Vote now in the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2018!
19/01/2018
We invite you to have your say in choosing the winners
09/01/2018
The festival celebrates its 70th anniversary with works by Bernstein and Britten
09/01/2018
A renewed commitment to public funding for opera in Ireland has enabled the launch of a brand-new company

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Left to right: Katie Derham, Chi-Chi Nwanoku and Paul Daniel
25/07/2016
Double-bassist Chi-Chi Nwanoku, conductor Paul Daniel and BBC Radio 3's Katie Derham will present the amateur orchestra competition.
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, winner of BBC Young Musician.
20/07/2016
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, the first black winner of BBC Young Musician, will appear in the new programme.
Handel at Boughton (Credit: Steve Dunlop)
20/07/2016
Handel at Boughton has launched at Boughton House
BBC Philharmonic (BBC)
15/07/2016
The orchestra has marked the fifth birthday of its BBC home in Salford with a special rendition of ‘Happy Birthday’
14/07/2016
Applications have opened for the station’s Diversity and Inclusion in Composition event to celebrate composers from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities
BBC Proms Inspire Scheme
01/07/2016
Young musicians win a chance to have a work performed at the BBC Proms
Jonathan Bloxham
15/06/2016
British conductor Jonathan Bloxham will take up the post in 2017
07/06/2016
Emily Sun has been named winner of the 64th Royal Over-Seas League Annual Music Competition.
Yannick Nézét-Séguin
02/06/2016
Canadian conductor succeeds James Levine
David Baddiel will be joining the BBC Get Playing Virtual Orchestra
24/05/2016
Players are invited to join a virtual orchestra at the Last Night of the Proms
18/05/2016
Radio Joint Audience Research shows increase in audience for the station
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