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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

Winners of the 2019 Ivors Composer Awards announced

Winners of the 2019 Ivors Composer Awards announced

The rebranded British Composer Awards celebrate the best new music composed in the UK

Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards 2019 revealed

Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards 2019 revealed

Sofia Gubaidulina, Chineke! and Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla are among the winners at the 30th anniversary of the Awards

Stephen Cleobury (1948-2019)

Stephen Cleobury (1948-2019)

Celebrated conductor and organist dies, aged 70

Christmas highlights on BBC Radio 3

Christmas highlights on BBC Radio 3

We present highlights from BBC Radio 3’s Christmas schedule

BBC Concert Orchestra announces new principal guest conductor

BBC Concert Orchestra announces new principal guest conductor

Anna-Maria Helsing to take up post with the London-based orchestra

Kanye West announces first opera

Kanye West announces first opera

Rapper’s Nebuchadnezzar to be staged in Los Angeles next week

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JS Bach is the greatest composer of all time, say today’s leading composers for BBC Music Magazine

JS Bach is the greatest composer of all time, say today’s leading composers for BBC Music Magazine

The German composer was given the top spot by 174 living composers

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