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Program Highlights

2nd October 2015

Join percussionist Callum Moncrieff for the latest instalment of a six-part series that looks into the mystery of the percussion section of the orchestra. Each week focuses on a different group of instruments: snare drums, cymbals, glockenspiel and...Read More

Program Highlights

4th October 2015

Wagner features tonight on Wednesday Night at the opera as we hear Tannhauser. Composed in 1845, the work is based on two German legends - that of the Tannhauser, and of the song contest at Wartburg. This performance features Cheryl Studer (soprano),...Read More

From Sleep

Max Richter's latest CD is an excerpt from his eight-hour work Sleep. In his trademark pared back minimalism, Richter pays homage to Bach's Goldberg Variations, another work supposedly intended for listening while asleep. Richter's var...Read More

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