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  1. Sakari Oramo on the last instalment of his BBC Symphony Orchestra Nielsen cycle

    Sakari Oramo

    Chief Conductor, BBC Symphony Orchestra

    Sakari Oramo on the last instalment of his BBC Symphony Orchestra Nielsen cycle

    BBC Symphony Orchestra Chief Conductor Sakari Oramo reveals the intriguing programming behind the conclusion of his Nielsen symphony cycle.

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  2. BBC Symphony Orchestra ‒ casting new light on Smetana's tragic opera, Dalibor

    Phil Hall

    BBC Symphony Orchestra

    BBC Symphony Orchestra ‒ casting new light on Smetana's tragic opera, Dalibor

    BBC Symphony Orchestra sub-principal viola Phil Hall takes us inside the rehearsal room for a rarely-performed Smetana opera.

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  3. BBC Proms 2015 ‒ It’s that time of year again!

    Emma Bloxham

    Editor, Live Music, BBC Radio 3

    BBC Proms 2015 ‒ It’s that time of year again!

    Emma Bloxham, Radio 3's Editor, Live Music, looks forward to the 2015 BBC Proms season with a view from behind the scenes.

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  4. Composing A Violence of Gifts - Part 4

    Mark Bowden

    Resident Composer BBC NOW

    In the fourth and final part of his series of blogs, Mark Bowden, resident composer at the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, describes the final writing stages of his composition, A Violence of Gifts, which were undertaken at the MacDowell Colony in the USA.

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  5. Discovering Composers on Radio 3

    Roger Philbrick

    Senior Content Producer, Radio 3 Interactive

    Discovering Composers on Radio 3

    Senior Content Producer Roger Philbrick celebrates a milestone in Radio 3's commitment to providing listeners with in-depth material on classical music composers.

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  6. A Violence of Gifts

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

    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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  8. Sarah Walker talks to Camila Batmanghelidjh

    Sarah Walker

    Presenter, Essential Classics

    Sarah Walker talks to Camila Batmanghelidjh

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  9. Meeting John Humphrys

    Sarah Walker

    Presenter, Essential Classics

    John Humphrys in conversation with Sarah Walker.

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

    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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