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A selection of shorter, popular classics that includes well-known opera arias and choruses.

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  • Join us for an “after hours” session at the BBC Proms 2014 with the pulsing rhythmic repetitions of Minimalism’s founding father, Steve Reich

  • John Callen reads the sonnet No more be grieved at that which thou hast done in William Shakespeare 450

  • Hear a live concert recording of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Thomas Søndergård in BBC Proms 2014 - they play Strauss, Mozart and Nielsen

  • Recent Releases features two new recordings on the ECM and Brilliant Classics labels

  • CD Masters has a 1987 recording of Verdi's Requiem, with the Atlanta Symphony Chorus & Orchestra under Robert Shaw


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