Peter Oundjian to take Royal Scottish National Orchestra post

British-Canadian conductor named successor to Stéphane Denève

Milton Babbitt (1916-2011)

America’s leading avant-garde composer dies, aged 94

Explore the nominations for the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2011

Listen to our podcast on the three discs in the chamber category – and then cast your votes!

Chopin may have had epilepsy

Medical researchers make new claims about Polish composer

Anne Akiko Meyers

The American violinist on her Rubin Museum of Art recital in New York

Festival of Britain anniversary inspires celebrations

Royal Festival Hall to mark 60th birthday

Radio 3 to celebrate light music

Nationwide festival to be held in June

Beethoven's Pastoral

The Budapest Festival Orchestra was joined by an unexpected guest on stage to perform Beethoven, writes Rebecca Franks

BBC Music Magazine Awards 2011 podcast

Listen to the first episode of our series exploring this year's nominations – and then cast your votes!

Carolling in January?

Jeremy Pound drops in on a recording session at St John’s College, Cambridge

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