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24/04/2014
Richard Strauss and World War One feature at large in season's programme
Mariss Jansons
22/04/2014
The Latvian conductor departs 'on excellent terms' after a decade as chief conductor
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17/04/2014
The composer’s original score could fetch up to £1.5m

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07/11/2013
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04/11/2013
Singers from two London churches victorious at annual competition
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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
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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