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Mariss Jansons
22/04/2014
The Latvian conductor departs 'on excellent terms' after a decade as chief conductor
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

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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
Children in Need
09/10/2013
The Hallé and BBC Philharmonic Orchestra perform Steve Pycroft’s fusions of well-known pop and classical tracks for charity head-to-head
Tony Hall
09/10/2013
New brand ‘BBC Arts at…’ to showcase events from around the country
LSO play
07/10/2013
New website lets users immerse themselves in a London Symphony Orchestra performance
Andris Nelsons
07/10/2013
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conductor to concentrate on Boston role
classical music news
01/10/2013
Research at Cambridge University casts new light on inspiration
Lang Lang
01/10/2013
Chinese pianist honoured at annual awards