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76 posts about Behind the scenes on this blog

  1. A Violence of Gifts

    Wednesday 12 November 2014, 15:05

    Mark Bowden Mark Bowden Resident Composer BBC NOW

    In the first of a series of blogs, Mark Bowden, resident composer at the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, writes about the journey from initial idea to world premiere – as he prepares to write a new work for the crchestra and chorus

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  2. Planes, trains and mobiles - the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tour

    Tuesday 4 November 2014, 12:59

    Phil Hall Phil Hall BBC Symphony Orchestra

    BBC Symphony Orchestra sub-principal viola Phil Hall reports from the orchestra's tour of Spain

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  3. Sarah Walker talks to Camila Batmanghelidjh

    Friday 17 October 2014, 16:00

    Sarah Walker Sarah Walker Presenter, Essential Classics

    Sarah Walker talks to Camila Batmanghelidjh

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  4. Meeting John Humphrys

    Wednesday 17 September 2014, 08:38

    Sarah Walker Sarah Walker Presenter, Essential Classics

    John Humphrys in conversation with Sarah Walker.

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  5. History man - 30 years with the BBC National Chorus of Wales

    Thursday 12 June 2014, 15:05

    Jeff Davies Jeff Davies Member, BBC NCW

    BBC National Chorus of Wales founder member Jeff Davies writes of some of the highlights of 30 years of music-making.

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  6. Meeting Marina Lewycka

    Monday 26 May 2014, 09:13

    Sarah Walker Sarah Walker Presenter, Essential Classics

    Meeting Marina Lewycka

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  7. Meeting Chris Beardshaw

    Wednesday 21 May 2014, 11:28

    Sarah Walker Sarah Walker Presenter, Essential Classics

    Sarah Walker meets Chris Beardshaw

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  8. Stewart Copeland talks to Rob Cowan

    Friday 16 May 2014, 16:48

    Alex Anderson Alex Anderson Producer, Essential Classics

    Stewart Copeland talks to Rob Cowan

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  9. When rain didn't stop play - the BBCSO 2014 Swiss tour

    Thursday 1 May 2014, 14:55

    Phil Hall Phil Hall BBC Symphony Orchestra

    BBC SO sub-principal viola Phil Hall reports from the orchestra's tour of Switzerland ...

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  10. Storming Laugharne Castle

    Monday 28 April 2014, 16:25

    Nick Andrews Nick Andrews Project Manager

    BBC Wales project manager Nick Andrews describes the daunting task of mounting a radio festival in a Welsh castle without touching any of the walls ...

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  11. Bacon's Classics

    Monday 28 April 2014, 10:13

    Chris Barstow Chris Barstow Producer, Essential Classics

    Richard Bacon on Essential Classics

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  12. Happy 90th Birthday, Sir Neville!

    Wednesday 16 April 2014, 10:46

    Rob Cowan Rob Cowan Presenter, Essential Classics

    EC Marriner-Kreisler

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  13. The Heifetz-Piatigorsky Concerts

    Wednesday 9 April 2014, 10:20

    Rob Cowan Rob Cowan Presenter, Essential Classics

    Rob Cowan, Jascha Heifetz, Gregor Piatigorsky

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  14. BBC Scottish SO in India - Mark Tully reports

    Saturday 5 April 2014, 00:05

    Sir Mark Tully Sir Mark Tully Journalist and Broadcaster

    The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra is currently on tour in India. They have been joined by journalist and broadcaster Sir Mark Tully …

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  15. Opening of the doors of the Composers' Rooms

    Thursday 3 April 2014, 19:06

    Sara Mohr-Pietsch Sara Mohr-Pietsch Radio 3 Presenter

    Sara Mohr-Pietsch explains how Hear and Now's Composers' Rooms project came about …

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  16. Meeting Herbie Goldberg and Uta Frith

    Wednesday 2 April 2014, 09:48

    Sarah Walker Sarah Walker Presenter, Essential Classics

    Meeting Herbie Goldberg and Uta Frith

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  17. Essential Classics live at London's Southbank Centre: Week 2

    Friday 28 March 2014, 09:51

    Dominic Wells Dominic Wells Assistant Producer, Essential Classics

    Essential Classics at London's Southbank Centre, Week 2

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  18. World To Come – a conversation with cellist Maya Beiser and composer David Lang

    Tuesday 25 March 2014, 17:11

    Victoria Peet Victoria Peet

    Cellist Maya Beiser and the composer discuss the UK premiere of David Lang’s concerto (world to come) with the BBC Concert Orchestra.

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  19. Essential Classics live at London's Southbank Centre: Week 1

    Friday 21 March 2014, 11:08

    Alex Anderson Alex Anderson Producer, Essential Classics

    Essential Classics with Rob Cowan, live from Loondon's Southbank Centre.

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  20. Help build a sound-portrait of BBC Radio 3 Live at Southbank Centre

    Monday 17 March 2014, 17:34

    Alan Hall Alan Hall Independent Producer

    Producer Alan Hall asks for help from the audience in building a sound-portrait of BBC Radio 3 Live at Southbank Centre. 

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