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Alan Davey

Controller, BBC Radio 3

Blog posts in total 9

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  1. Autumn scheduling plans on BBC Radio 3

    Autumn scheduling plans on BBC Radio 3

    Today we’ve put out to tender a number of programmes for Radio 3 beginning in the Autumn. The eagle-eyed among you will see that these imply some changes to the overall shape of the schedule.

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  2. Improving socio-economic diversity at the BBC

    Improving socio-economic diversity at the BBC

    The BBC exists to represent the whole of the UK. Because we are funded by everyone via the licence fee we must make programmes that educate, entertain and inform all our audiences. This means whatever your interest in music, be it classical, pop or folk; whatever you taste in television, be it d...

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  3. BBC Proms 2018 on radio

    BBC Proms 2018 on radio

    Controller Alan Davey looks ahead to the upcoming treats in store for Radio 3 listeners as part of the BBC's classical music festival

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  4. In Darkness (and in Light) let me Dwell

    In Darkness (and in Light) let me Dwell

    Radio 3 Controller Alan Davey introduces some changes and new faces for the station, and a new After Dark zone

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  5. Summer of Sonic Love: Introducing Radio 3 Concert Sound

    Summer of Sonic Love: Introducing Radio 3 Concert Sound

    Alan Davey, Controller of BBC Radio 3, introduces Radio 3 in glorious ‘lossless sound’.

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  6. Radio 3's May Bank Holiday Walk

    Radio 3's May Bank Holiday Walk

    Radio 3 Controller Alan Davey introduces a ten-hour walk recorded especially for Radio 3 by Horatio Clare.

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  7. 70 years young: Radio 3, still pioneering new music and new ways to enjoy it

    70 years young: Radio 3, still pioneering new music and new ways to enjoy it

    As Radio 3 celebrates 70 years since it's predecessor, The Third Programme was first broadcast, Controller Alan Davey looks ahead to pioneering ideas for the future on the network.

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  8. Northern Lights on BBC Radio 3

    Controller of Radio 3 Alan Davey introduces some of the delights from the network's Northern Lights season.

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  9. Introducing BBC Proms 2015

    Introducing BBC Proms 2015

    Controller of Radio 3, the Proms and the BBC's performing groups, Alan Davey updates us on his first 100 days in the job and introduces the summer-long season of concerts.

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