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BBC SO and Chorus/JS Bach: Mass in B minor

John Butt, one of the boldest and most innovative Bach-interpreters today, conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus in his mighty B Minor Mass.

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Casals Quartet/Stefanovich: Hungariana Concert 1

Part 1 in an immersive day of music, readings and visuals exploring the towering trio of Hungarian composers, Bartók, Ligeti and Kurtág, whose utterly individual sounds helped define modern music.

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Casals Quartet/Stefanovich: Hungariana Concert 2

Part 2 in an immersive day of music, readings and visuals exploring the towering trio of Hungarian composers, Bartók, Ligeti and Kurtág, whose utterly individual sounds helped define modern music.

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Casals Quartet/Stefanovich: Hungariana Concert 3

Part 3 in an immersive day of music, readings and visuals exploring the towering trio of Hungarian composers, Bartók, Ligeti and Kurtág, whose utterly individual sounds helped define modern music.

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Evgeny Kissin in recital

The brilliant Russian reaffirms his credentials as one of the supreme pianists of our time in a recital that ranges from Schumann to Scriabin, from deep poetry to untrammelled ardour.

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BBC SO/Canellakis: Larcher & Beethoven

Award-winning American conductor Karina Canellakis pairs one of Beethoven’s best-loved symphonies with a major UK premiere by Austrian musical maverick Thomas Larcher.

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BBC Singers: A Tale of Two Dragons

Let the BBC Singers take you on a thrilling journey full of mystery and music, as they tell the story of a King, a magical child, a secret underground lake and not one, but two dragons.

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Benjamin Grosvenor with the Doric Quartet

Prepare for a different kind of chamber music with a delightful 19th-century rediscovery: a scaled-down version of Chopin’s First Piano Concerto for piano and a quintet of string players.

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BBC SO/Vedernikov Shostakovich: Symphony No 4

Shostakovich’s emotionally-charged epic Fourth Symphony is the centrepiece of a concert that also includes a new concerto for BBCSO Principal Trombonist Helen Vollam.

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Roderick Williams: An Italian Songbook

Behind its modest title, Hugo Wolf’s Italienisches Liederbuch tells a deeply Romantic tale of love, longing and loss. Roderick Williams heads a hand-picked cast in a new staging.