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Classical music, jazz, world, drama, documentaries and features from the @BBC. Download the free @BBCSounds app for music, podcasts and live radio.

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R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with #Vivaldi’s oper… https://t.co/pkBhFMfOT6Did you catch 'Decameron Nights' last night? Tune into @BBCRadio3 tonight @ 10:45pm to listen to the 2nd episode!… https://t.co/19oIUz971R
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3In tonight’s R3 Feature, Theo Dorgan wanders the streets of Dublin and lanes of County Monaghan, tracing the life a… https://t.co/0nd3LsGiLA*pulls on threadbare 1990s trainers, reaches for toes, pulls muscle, returns to sofa* https://t.co/aElEkzt0T9This, we can confirm, is, by any standard, a phenomenal Prom. Listen at 7.30pm on @BBCSounds https://t.co/NAwTQzB0nE https://t.co/tKuhvP0DqdHonestly, if you weren't there on the night (and if you were) you'll want to listen to this really thrilling Prom,… https://t.co/C6UbaYitGFRIP Violinist Erich Gruenberg who died on Saturday. Fascinating obit marking his long and rich life @TheStradMaghttps://t.co/JynUvCH2L1
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8/11
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Vaughan William… https://t.co/9sxV4djLbcIn tonight’s feature: adultery, revolution and escape. @drsarahdillon tells the story behind the writing of Victor… https://t.co/kEqjBSi7oNI’m back hosting #nighttracks for TWO weeks Mon-Weds 11pm @BBCRadio3 A special few weeks of new music & unheard… https://t.co/wIig3WMM2N
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3The Olympics have been cancelled, but we're going ahead with the @BBCRadio3 Sound of Cinema Olympiad. Ancient and m… https://t.co/Zea22qp3sC
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Lesser-known folk tales for lockdown: listen to I'm Alright Jack tonight at 10.45pm on @BBCRadio3, the first of thr… https://t.co/LQacXi5A5R
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3🎉 Of course we'll be asking everyone to stand and sing happy birthday before listening to tonight's archive Prom (w… https://t.co/7GfGmO49f5Available now on @BBCSounds: https://t.co/tiAcIZPjFJ #ClassicalFix https://t.co/ZWR5M9qH95Tune into @BBCRadio3 tonight @ 10:45pm to listen to the first episode of ‘Decameron Nights’ #1927sDecameronNightshttps://t.co/wVBiNNIwsx
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3The series of short plays #DecameronNights are coming to @BBCRadio3, Alan Davey tells us how these stories from 134… https://t.co/oGDqEH8nJd
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3We're really looking forward to The Essay @BBCRadio3 tonight at 10.45pm, featuring folktales from acclaimed theatre… https://t.co/vc1LRGHWvE
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Essential adjustments to home studio for #AfternoonConcert live ⁦@BBCRadio3⁩ Join me from 2pm https://t.co/JwQJigXizS
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Doing a lip-synch to Bryn Terfel on @BBCRadio3 https://t.co/wXiD1aApfz
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @urbaneprofessor This is the content we've been looking for tbhTune into @BBCRadio3 from 11am today to hear the first broadcast as part of our Classical Music Archive series from… https://t.co/Ice50VSrUh
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3From this morning you can hear the best of previous @edintfest Morning Recitals from The Queen's Hall on @BBCRadio3https://t.co/95CrGDVJeA
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Starting today at 11am, @BBCRadio3, in association with @edintfest, will broadcast a series of 15 @queens_hall arch… https://t.co/TTT8IjI5Pa
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Good morning. Join us on Breakfast @BBCRadio3 today for two trips to Ireland - w/Hamilton Harty & E. J. Moeran. Pl… https://t.co/mIopiMMC7k
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8/10
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Veress, Enescu,… https://t.co/OqdXF5V0mnTake a trip back in time with us tomorrow on @BBCRadio3, who will be broadcasting our @bbcproms performance from Au… https://t.co/q9SuH36aot
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Coming up at 6.15 I’m joined by the excellent ⁦@Sviceridor⁩ ⁦@drflorawillson⁩ and Nigel Simeone to talk about abou… https://t.co/XNaZMUlEen
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3I made today’s Words & Music ⁦@BBCRadio3⁩ Marking 75 years since the Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Rea… https://t.co/mDK5mYU2PQ
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3There's still plenty of time to listen to our 2013 Chamber Music @BBCProms from @cadoganhall. Choral music from the… https://t.co/XVsy3lUief
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8/9
2020
@bbcproms @jeremydenk @NewYorker @StaatskapelleDD @BBCSounds @ConcertgbOrkest @BBCSingers @Nash_Ensemblehttps://t.co/k2Z1prmsbYR3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with the Pavel Haas… https://t.co/Y4haV9wS3DJoin me for #SundayMorning @BBCRadio3 for what will be the hottest show broadcast from GS1 so far & I’ll have to sh… https://t.co/ciR8J5FniS
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @JasperDommett @bbcproms Wonderful. The 42nd season! :-)Tonight's big, shiny floor show from the @BBCProms - a fabulous 1992 staging ot Tchaikovsky's Queen of Spades - beg… https://t.co/ovkPqTjYpn😲"Sinaisky, grinning from ear to ear, conducted it with tangible pleasure, while the BBC Philharmonic had a field d… https://t.co/T0YArjg6hz
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3This evening's classic Prom: Tchaikovsky's Pique Dame - Queen of Spades - Graham Vick's claustrophobic Glyndebourne… https://t.co/41r1fLqtSX
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3This and fifteen other fabulous @BBCProms concerts from the archives for you to watch, on @BBCiPlayer now (if you l… https://t.co/GRHTKkH8DhThis Sunday @drsarahwalker brings us 3 hours of energising music Highlights include music from @mozartplayers,… https://t.co/1PDm4u29U0
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3'Everything is bracingly alive...a sense of fresh, eager discovery'. Richard Wigmore on the London Classical Player… https://t.co/VDYaVe1rSR
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Tonight’s New Music Show @BBCRadio3 at 10pm brings Edinburgh to you. @KateMolleson talks to crime author… https://t.co/vIQlmoUM1z
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3More new things next: Brahms Cello Sonatas and Dvorak's Cello Concerto, plus Haydn on fortepiano and divine inspira… https://t.co/5pD7Q7Iqhy
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3How much of a challenge would you find it to choose your top 5 Vaughan Williams recordings? Kate Kennedy has done j… https://t.co/5p0534PQoj
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Kate Kennedy @DrKKennedy is with @andrewCDmcg on @BBCRadio3 on Saturday 8 August from 9.30am to choose five indispe… https://t.co/xVuJXEPvXr
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3William Grant Still (1895-1978) was @DonaldMacleod01’s Composer of the Week this week, and all five programmes are… https://t.co/ylCNVMAz6FBreakfast listener Mark Toynbee's wonderful Austin 7. Hear her/he/it go on #saturdaysounds on #3breakfast with… https://t.co/5Tjrjaw2RjToday conductor @dougieboyd takes us #InsideMusic at 1pm on @BBCRadio3 & @BBCSounds Tune in to hear well-loved cl… https://t.co/k5kFf8JRjI
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Ever heard a bilberry being combed? Of course you have, but do still listen to Katy Malone's bilberry harvest featu… https://t.co/3KfFPInNl3
8/8
2020
.@BBCRadio3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with… https://t.co/Q4g85Z1vdv
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3In The Essay this week, Michael Goldfarb @MGEmancipation has been looking at the cultural background to the politic… https://t.co/QiCMOuuTgcSingers, when we eventually get back to the @RoyalAlbertHall, please note: be prepared. https://t.co/f8LAAtHegDNature has been part of our cultural heritage for generations, but as species disappear around the world, are we lo… https://t.co/DM4uSCxaLf"I hope you'll be overwhelmed by it..." ✨ Here the much-missed conductor Richard Hickox introduces his 2006… https://t.co/i0obo9EyLD
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3The latest episode of #ClassicalFix (feat. @Savagesband singer Jehnny Beth) is available now on @BBCSounds:… https://t.co/BgouivMVuz“We need culture now more than ever.” @julesbuckley (AKA the classical music sommelier) chats to @BBC6Music’s… https://t.co/8N3qH1zAg2IMPORTANT: Don't forget to let us know if you take up the challenge so we can attempt a new trombone count.And here's the best bit: if you also play the trombone and are feeling left out, you can join in from home! Downloa… https://t.co/8f7JkIOuuFThis gorgeous arrangement was put together by @callumaubigband for @BBCRadio3's #BBCInstrumentalSessions. Isn't it splendid?Is there anything better than the music of JS Bach played on the trombone? Yes. The music of JS Bach PLAYED ON 13… https://t.co/tIht9hSPcB @L1nds @SaraMohrPietsch Hello Lindsay! The Night Tracks Mix will be back after the @BBCProms. In the meantime, we'v… https://t.co/pB0fAvB7Nh @bbcproms @jeremydenk @NewYorker @StaatskapelleDD @BBCSounds @ConcertgbOrkest @BBCSingers @Nash_Ensemblehttps://t.co/CpRSeAqgwx @SpiderJon @MannGeorgia Ah yes, should read International Beer Day...Rameau takes us to a conference of birds on Essential Classics @BBCRadio3. Where will you takes us after that? Schu… https://t.co/vGJ8Z27dIo
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3We'll play Lambert Hendricks and Ross next on @BBCRadio3 Breakfast with Horace Silver's Come on Home - marking the… https://t.co/NWzdEk9rY9
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Our Friday Poem @BBCRadio3 is by Marcus Garvey, his Keep Cool. Particularly appropriate for today.... https://t.co/rpE8dJVRHP
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Our Bach Before 7 @BBCRadio3 this morning is chosen by a listener who first heard it in Ingmar Bergman's film Throu… https://t.co/p60brV4ugO
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Morning! Opening with a Stanford Motet on @BBCRadio3 Breakfast. Bach Before 7 is played by Alisa Weilerstein from B… https://t.co/9WftfawM7H
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8/7
2020
Tonight’s @BBCRadio3 Through the Night was programmed before the sad news of Leon Fleisher’s death last week. By ch… https://t.co/y6sWomJmrK
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3.@BBCRadio3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Bach &… https://t.co/d0tca8PThg
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3In The Essay, Michael Goldfarb @MGEmancipation remembers the books and films that influenced the student explosions… https://t.co/TexGQjokmwEver wondered how the @bbcdoctorwho theme 🎶 was created? In tonight’s @BBCFreeThinking at 10pm, @DrMatthewSweet mee… https://t.co/t3X3uThQeNTo celebrate @TurnageTime Mark-Anthony Turnage’s 60th birthday, you can hear our performance of his piece Hibiki fr… https://t.co/5PuXn1mjWl
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3✅ 3 choirs ✅ 7 instrumental soloists ...it's Messiaen's gigantic La Transfiguration de Notre Seigneur Jésus-Christ… https://t.co/xnlbMl1mHE
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Today's 11.30 Slow Moment for #Hiroshima75 Akiko was a young girl who tragically lost her life in the bomb but her… https://t.co/g7jCGakyu7Wow https://t.co/RNmwUv7Yq1If you want to see and hear the piano - Akiko's piano - that survived the bomb blast in Hiroshima that we have just… https://t.co/a6VcAGFofv
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Programmes marking the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima in this thread from Radio 4 https://t.co/SvoY2HIyVsA very special Slow Moment at 11.30 this morning to reflect on #Hiroshima75 Akiko's piano belonged to a young girl… https://t.co/K9geROpfE0You can still catch @woolleykaty's episode of #InsideMusic for @BBCRadio3 over on @BBCSounds Listen out for music… https://t.co/8Ex8Dgo8D4
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3On Saturday conductor @dougieboyd takes us #InsideMusic at 1pm on @BBCRadio3 & @BBCSounds Listen out for music fr… https://t.co/LjjIyygUpg
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3It's so beautiful! @shirleyeCollins is our new release choice on Essential Classics this morning… https://t.co/8D4PzxaRCICoffee with @BBCRadio3 pumping out some glorious Delia Derbyshire 💜💜👌👌👌🤖🤖
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3👏 👏 👏 👏 https://t.co/zbNKAea41JHear a very special piano this morning on Essential Classics @BBCRadio3 @BBCArtsPR - there when the bomb dropped on… https://t.co/OBaXQHQMnJ
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3I just mentioned those updates to this year's live @bbcproms including Benjamin Grosvenor (playing now @BBCRadio3 )… https://t.co/51Y5qdaJUD
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3We're marking Hiroshima Memorial Day on @BBCRadio3 Breakfast this morning, good piece here on the 'hibakusha', the… https://t.co/tyjcPkFtx4
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Morning all! I'll mark Barbara Strozzi's 401st birthday soon on @BBCRadio3 Beethoven coming up next - and John Cage… https://t.co/OqCAqgBG3y
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8/6
2020
.@BBCRadio3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Widor,… https://t.co/2hBG5OQHzZ
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3In The Essay, Michael Goldfarb @MGEmancipation continues his look at the cultural background to the political event… https://t.co/IyHDIg2TVUMarking the Third Programme’s 70th anniversary (2016), Charlotte Higgins @chiggi investigates how the BBC chose new… https://t.co/lg2LHLYaffTune in to @BBCRadio3 to hear @martinhandleyr3 present a repeat of our 2007 @BBCProms performance with our Conducto… https://t.co/nPq2PXIJnJ
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @bbcproms @jeremydenk @NewYorker @StaatskapelleDD @BBCSounds @ConcertgbOrkest @BBCSingers @Nash_Ensemblehttps://t.co/eQZn3ultXyThis phenomenal concert is live on @BBCSounds now https://t.co/FEciDxKhuF In the app and online you can rewind liv… https://t.co/GY74lE1OPaHere's a handy thread full of links to poetry on @BBCSounds, including some from Radio 3, of course *blushes* https://t.co/QsxLyVHMqG @bbcproms @jeremydenk @NewYorker @StaatskapelleDD @BBCSounds @ConcertgbOrkest @BBCSingers @Nash_Ensemblehttps://t.co/gVJTgrDGbcWe travel the length of the Thames and dance in a macabre fashion on Essential Classics @BBCRadio3. I have musical… https://t.co/7bakVYK4n8
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Playing music by María Teresa Carreño next on Breakfast @BBCRadio3 Referred to in her day as the 'Valkyrie of the… https://t.co/gzlCKT6r38
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Playing Sousa next @BBCRadio3 to mark the laying of the cornerstone of The Statue of Liberty in 1884 https://t.co/tlljWFoz6h
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Morning all! Now playing from the piece which won Debussy the Prix de Rome on @BBCRadio3 - his The Prodigal Son. A… https://t.co/zqdxVQYlCr
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8/5
2020
.@BBCRadio3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Purcel… https://t.co/ymhrrGegYY
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3In The Essay all this week, Michael Goldfarb @MGEmancipation remembers the books he and his contemporaries read and… https://t.co/c6C27Mkf5Z
8/4
2020

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