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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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Conductor carries out threat to leave following year-long stand-off
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27/09/2013
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John Williams
26/09/2013
Classic film score beats competition from Morricone, Bernstein and Herrmann
Jeremy Denk
26/09/2013
Musician among 24 people to receive ‘genius grant’
Mozart
25/09/2013
The great composer's work tops the list for 'hold' music
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20/09/2013
Historic orchestra announces iPhone/iPad video magazine to celebrate its 125th anniversary
Luciano Pavarotti
18/09/2013
High-profile award ceremony will pay tribute to the great tenor 50 years after his first recording
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12/09/2013
The BBC’s Sound Of Cinema season kicks off with a vote for the greatest movie soundtrack
Conductor Marin Alsop
11/09/2013
Conductor calls for music to be 'front and centre' in education