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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

British Composer Awards 2018 Nominees Announced

British Composer Awards 2018 Nominees Announced

37 nominated contemporary composers from the UK have been announced today

The Awards celebrate the work of British composers

Jeremy Filsell announced as new director of music at Saint Thomas Church, New York

Jeremy Filsell announced as new director of music at Saint Thomas Church, New York

The new organist will replace Daniel Hyde who is returning to King’s College, Cambridge next year

BBC announces a year-long celebration of classical music on TV and radio

BBC announces a year-long celebration of classical music on TV and radio

The programme for the BBC’s ground-breaking project, Our Classical Century, has been revealed

Montserrat Caballé (1933-2018)

Montserrat Caballé (1933-2018)

The Spanish opera singer has died at the age of 85

BBC to release its classical music back catalogue

BBC to release its classical music back catalogue

Much of the BBC's back catalogue of classical music will be available online

BBC Philharmonic announces new chief conductor

BBC Philharmonic announces new chief conductor

Omer Meir Wellber to take up post with Manchester orchestra

Oslo Philharmonic announces its new chief conductor

Oslo Philharmonic announces its new chief conductor

Finnish conductor Klaus Mäkelä has been named as the Norwegian orchestra’s new chief conductor

Marin Alsop and Chi-chi Nwanoku placed in top ten of Woman's Hour 2018 Power List

Marin Alsop and Chi-chi Nwanoku placed in top ten of Woman's Hour 2018 Power List

Classical music artists are prominent on a list, topped by Beyoncé and Taylor Swift, of the 40 most powerful women in the music industry

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