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World premiere after 180 years of a tragic opera by Donizetti
Symphonies at the heart of classical music and inventive new sounds herald the first whole week of Proms
The international opera star talks about singing in secret, her breakthrough as an understudy, and a world premiere, 180 years on
Symphonies, concertos, musicals, operas, family fun ... there's something for everyone at the BBC Proms. Here's our pick:
Marking the centenary of the end of the First World War, a moving programme of song interpreted by top artists Ian Bostridge (tenor) and Antonio Pappano (piano)
Inspirational works by JS Bach are cut with contemporary compositions influenced by them. Featuring Roderick Williams
Classical musicians let their hair down in Wigmore Lates, a seasons of after-dark shows with a twist
A leading composer of her generation, Tansy Davies ranks a healthy lifestyle with harmonic skills in her working life
Composer of film, TV soundtracks and concert works talks to Claudia Pritchard about music in schools, a brand new work, and the cost to creativity of leaving the EU
An hour's music is the perfect antidote to a demanding day, and starts the evening out in style
Tough it out with the Sharks and the Jets in Bernstein's West Side Story or marvel at the bravery of a heroine in Handel's Theodora
Tango, dub, rap, fusion... The classics give way to new dance and song rhythms in a number of Proms designed to cross musical barriers
The champion of chanson is back: Michel Legrand brings his award-winning film scores to London this autumn
The symphonies and concertos no music-lover should be without, played live at the Royal Albert Hall
Here's a pick of top big-name events at the world's largest music festival
The world's finest orchestras, conductors, singers and instrumental soloists head for London for the biggest music festival on the planet
Here's our selection of the best family-friendly concerts to inspire the next generation of music lovers
Beautified and more comfortable, two premier concert venues reopen with a new look and a celebratory month of music. We pick the best concerts:
There is no end to the inventiveness of the composer Haydn, whose string quartets are
The world's top orchestras and solo artists unveil their programmes for London, and there is something for every musical taste
A spectacular season of classical music, steeped in Stravinsky, features top soloists and dynamic conductors
Sacred music by JS Bach and Handel preside over Easter music programmes throughout London. Here are the best works performed by the best musicians
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance pledges to play more music by women composers from across the centuries
The conductor Vladimir Jurowski, who has transformed the LPO, is going to Munich opera house. Will the orchestra make history with a female successor?
From Ed Sheeran to Hamilton, and from Monteverdi to Mozart and Tchaikovsky, singer and composer Roderick Williams draws no boundaries in music
World-class soloists, thrilling composers, uplifting conducting... the new LPO season is packed with must-hears
The world's best players, singers and conductors either work in London or head here at every opportunity. Take advantage of the best in classical music with our 2018 guide
Johann Sebastian Bach is in the air as the BBC focuses on the life and work of ever-inspiring composer on Radio 3. Now catch his masterpieces live in London
Wigmore Hall is London's premier venue for chamber music. But these top names sell out quickly.... Book now for the outstanding events from January to July 2018
A musical all-rounder makes Wigmore Hall his London home for six months of composition, conversation and performance
From Herbert Howells to Handel's Messiah: here are London's best Christmas concerts to get you into the yuletide spirit
Thrill to Tchaikovsky, be amazed by Beethoven, or follow a woman with a secret at English National Opera