Friday 12 December 2014, 11:28
The story of BBC Now on tour throughout Wales, as they perform concerts in Aberistwyth, Bangor and Llandudno.
Tuesday 9 December 2014, 10:28
Part 1 of Laura Sinnerton's report on life on the road with the BBC NOW taking in rehearsals and the concert in Theatr Brycheiniog next to the canal in Brecon
Monday 24 November 2014, 17:25
Christmas time with the orchestra, including their participation in the One Show Virtual Carol Concert and publicity for their Christmas shows.
Tuesday 18 November 2014, 11:26
Look forward to BBC National Orchestra of Wales concert in Hoddinott Hall with Elena Urioste as soloist
Wednesday 12 November 2014, 13:32
The work of the BBC Orchestra of Wales with Children in Need on 14 November 2014
Thursday 6 November 2014, 14:51
Laura Sinnerton talks to BBC NOW's senior audio supervisor Huw Thomas about his behind-the-scenes role.
Wednesday 5 November 2014, 13:08
This week, you will have the opportunity to hear the BBC National Chorus of Wales in concert with us at St David’s Hall, Cardiff, as we perform what is perhaps Elgar’s greatest oratorio, The Dream of Gerontius.
Wednesday 15 October 2014, 09:02
Over the next few weeks, we will be involved in the UK-wide Family Arts Festival. This festival incorporates all areas of the arts - dance, music, theatre, craft, art, you name it, there is an event for it.
Friday 10 October 2014, 10:09
Prior to the opening of our Swansea Season proper in December, we will be making two trips to the newly-refurbished Brangwyn Hall as part of the Swansea Festival of Music and the Arts this October.
Thursday 9 October 2014, 13:33
At BBC NOW HQ, it feels like we have been talking about the BBC Ten Pieces project for a very long time. Somehow, I can't believe we've actually got round to the cinema launch date!
Tuesday 7 October 2014, 14:49
Regular readers of this blog will know that Brahms holds a very firm place in my Holy Square of composers (Bach, Brahms, Beethoven and Britten, just in case you haven’t picked up on my fundamentalism yet). So, imagine my face when I realised that we would be part of BBC Radio 3's celebration and exploration...
Thursday 2 October 2014, 10:21
Laura Sinnerton explains her love of Strauss' Four Last Songs as a preview the BBC NOW's new season which starts on Friday 3 October in Cardiff's St David's Hall.
Tuesday 30 September 2014, 11:17
A new season is a time for new beginnings. At our season opener in St David's Hall on Friday, where we will continue our role as Orchestra in Residence, we are delighted to introduce to both our loyal Cardiff audience, and the wider BBC Radio 3 audience, our new Composer-in-Association, B Tommy Andersson...
Thursday 25 September 2014, 13:44
Without a doubt, autumn is my favourite season. Growing up on the cusp of the Glens of Antrim, this was always a truly idyllic time of the year as the leaves went through their seasonal metamorphosis and everywhere seemed to burn red, copper and gold.
Friday 19 September 2014, 10:49
Laura Sinnerton details the incredible life of Paul Wittgenstein, the one-handed pianist who commissioned Ravel's Concerto for the Left Hand.
Thursday 4 September 2014, 10:35
With the summer nights fading fast, the Proms season is coming to its close for 2014. This year, we are returning to lovely Singleton Park in Swansea for Proms in the Park and I am really excited that we will be joined by Welsh bass-baritone legend Bryn Terfel. I think he is one of the real greats of...
Thursday 21 August 2014, 08:09
BBC NOW's Laura Sinnerton explains the process of visiting a luthier and getting her viola rehaired.
Monday 11 August 2014, 10:20
BBC NOW's Laura Sinnerton explains what it's like for the viola section of the orhestra to play Carl Nielsen's Fifth Symphony.
Tuesday 5 August 2014, 13:21
Laura Sinnerton looks ahead to the BBC National Orchestra of Wales' debut performance of Mathias’ Violin Concerto at the BBC Proms.
Wednesday 23 July 2014, 12:27
It's difficult to believe that a whole year has passed and that the BBC Proms season is upon us once more. I'm very excited for this year's festival as we have four really fabulous programmes to perform. I have my favourite concert dresses in the dry cleaners getting nicely freshened up, and have been...
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