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1st - 5th September

This week there is another chance to hear selected concerts from the BBC Proms 2014.

Highlights include the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra and Daniel Barenboim; the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Andris Nelsons performing Britten's War Requiem. 

On Wednesday there is another chance to hear Sir John Eliot Gardiner and his Monteverdi Choir with the Orchestra Révolutionnaire et Romantique perform Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, and on Thursday we return to hear music from the outer reaches of Europe with the Iceland Symphony Orchestra.

Finally, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and their Chief Conductor Sakari Oramo perform Rimsky-Korsakov's ever popular Scheherazade.   

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