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BBC Radio 3 encourages diversity at Manchester conference

BBC Radio 3 encourages diversity at Manchester conference

Applications have opened for the station’s Diversity and Inclusion in Composition event to celebrate composers from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities

Winners of BBC Proms Inspire Competition 2016 revealed

Winners of BBC Proms Inspire Competition 2016 revealed

Young musicians win a chance to have a work performed at the BBC Proms

Eric Lu wins Leeds International Piano Competition

Eric Lu wins Leeds International Piano Competition

20-year-old American is named as the winner at Leeds Town Hall

The BBC Proms return to Dubai in 2019

The BBC Proms return to Dubai in 2019

The classical music festival returns to the United Arab Emirates next year

Victoria Wood Foundation funds completion of new Hallé project

Victoria Wood Foundation funds completion of new Hallé project

A generous gift from the Foundation will help finalise work on the new three-storey extension at Hallé St Peter’s

Oliver Knussen (1952-2018)

Oliver Knussen (1952-2018)

The British composer-conductor has died at the age of 66

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra appoints Vasily Petrenko as its new music director

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra appoints Vasily Petrenko as its new music director

Vasily Petrenko will leave the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra after 15 years as principal conductor

Winners of Classic BRIT Awards announced

Winners of Classic BRIT Awards announced

Vera Lynn, Sheku Kanneh-Mason and Jess Gillam among winners named at last night’s ceremony

Winner of the 2018 Royal Over-Seas League's Annual Music Competition announced

Winner of the 2018 Royal Over-Seas League's Annual Music Competition announced

Saxophonist Jonathan Radford was presented with the Gold Medal prize of £20,000
BBC Symphony Orchestra to get new home in East London

BBC Symphony Orchestra to get new home in East London

Opening of major new BBC hub in Stratford planned for 2022/23

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