Sally Beamish's Violin Concerto

Listen to a clip from the British composer's work here

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group to lose council funding

Twenty-three arts organizations see their budgets cut

Radio 3 to present Big Red Nose Show

Royal Albert Hall to be filled with the sound of kazoos

Renée Fleming to take up Chicago Lyric Opera role

American soprano made first creative consultant

Royal Opera House boss calls for tax breaks for philanthropists

Reforms could encourage people to give, suggests Tony Hall

Reprieve for Netherlands Broadcasting Music Centre

State broadcaster not to close but its budget will be slashed

Radio 3 to broadcast wall-to-wall Mozart

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Sir Colin Davis and Sir Neville Marriner feature in 'The Genius of Mozart'

Cover of Cage’s 4’33’’ going for the Christmas No. 1

Group of pop musicians 'perform' Cage’s silent work.

High Definition sound for Radio 3 listeners

All programmes now available in HD for those tuning in online

Carols to be premiered on Radio 3

BBC Singers to perform new John Tavener work

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