Christmas 2013

Discover the magical world of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker…

Published: September 29, 2013 at 10:35 am

The magic of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker
What better way to celebrate Christmas than a trip to the ballet? Join us as we revel in Tchaikovsky's colourful masterpiece


Harold who?
Just who are these unknown composers who wrote so many of our favourite carols? We shed some light on the likes of Harold Darke and co.

The Bells! The Bells!
Pealing, jingling or tolling, Roderick Swanston explores the rich history of bells in classical music

John Williams
John Riley examines the life and work of arguably the greatest film music composer of them all

Plus on your free CD!
Christmas Carols from the BBC Singers.

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Click on the button below to download the cover Inlay and you can also listen to a clip from the CD below.


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