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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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