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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 Amy Beach, Fran… https://t.co/Dv742S3PTtNews! @i_am_mill_i_am is on @R3TheVerb tonight at 10pm discussing hotels in literature with Eimear McBride… https://t.co/lZzTQjRhvP
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @ceciliaissmart @sportrelief Take Me Home, Country Roads is a 3'18 song. That's a lot of Country Roads over 5K 🤯🏃 🎧 🏃‍♀️ Planning to go for a run this weekend? Here's a little something to take in your headphones:… https://t.co/wHqaxfw4dJ#BeatBeethoven minus 3 WEEKS! R3 and @5liveSport presenters are training hard to raise cash for @sportrelief 🙌 🙌… https://t.co/xpHxBeSRrOCan you #BeatBeethoven in this 5K challenge for @sportrelief? 🎶🏃‍♂️ Challenge yourself to run 5 kilometres in the… https://t.co/s0iH4RX2mc
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3The Chairman Dances by @HellTweet @BBCRadio3 now - the precursor to his opera Nixon in China. Great reviews for… https://t.co/I9dbwiFuLC
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Bach on @BBCRadio3 sends me a message in a musical bottle, washed in on morning’s tide.
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Friday's Breakfast @BBCRadio3 sees us climbing Bredon Hill, taking the slow train and visiting Espana with Chabrier… https://t.co/XhpahXfCgM
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3George Walker on @BBCRadio3 breaks my heart like you might break a glass, then tidies it up and puts it back togeth… https://t.co/F5AVuoO84e
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Mozart on @BBCRadio3 makes the hairs in the back of time’s neck stand beautifully on end.
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2/21
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with a Simon Keenlys… https://t.co/ujoRB51WIhTonight on @bbcradio3 Unclassified, NEWS from the wonderful @HiddenNotesFest, music from the Norfolk marshlands by… https://t.co/VR6byDcyNH
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @chriswarburton_ @sportrelief @MediaCityUK @BBCPhilharmonic Don't worry - performances of Beethoven 5 can last anyt… https://t.co/4sYdVxtN4A @chriswarburton_ @sportrelief @MediaCityUK URGENT. Reduce your time by too great a margin and you risk missing much… https://t.co/JACpKZ0jfL13th March is Sport Relief and to celebrate I am running 5k round Salford Quays while @BBCPhilharmonic play Beethov… https://t.co/DKUxB18esK
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @raenicholls We can't wait to hear you 🏃‍♀️🎶👏Can't wait! Is running 5K a usual feature of your vocal warm-up? https://t.co/c5YitVu2WQ @soowatmough @RunThroughUK Can't wait to see you (and your junior running partner) on 13 March!This Saturday on @BBCRadio3 at 1pm listen to me introduce two hours of my favourite music. 💕Elgar, Nielsen, Biber,… https://t.co/9o1h7Pxk3N
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3The book by @orlandofiges that inspired our 7.30-8am @BBCRadio3 Breakfast hop from Leuven to Manchester, via China… https://t.co/4leo2S7505
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3We go to a pub in 18th Century Newcastle on Essential Classics where you'd likely enjoy a full classical music conc… https://t.co/v3G8eyYxHA
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Good morning. On Breakfast @BBCRadio3 today Venice w/Hahn, Salieri & Leoncavallo. The links between a Belgian piani… https://t.co/ITlHAasoxe
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2/20
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Haydn & Mendels… https://t.co/M8fH3viQbxJust a reminder that my love letter to Victoria Wood is on @bbcradio3 tonight at 10.45pm. I adored her and hope tha… https://t.co/nhP0vFAOrU
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3🔍 Discover Beethoven's Symphony No.4 with our recording from the @BBCRadio3 archives! 🎧 https://t.co/kst4EzbKTihttps://t.co/IPkNMoRF3c
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @HGbaryton @sportrelief @tom_mckinney Ooops - @sportrelief, can you help?Chopin and Dvorak, beautiful Bach concertos for oboes and thrilling orchestral romps by Strauss on Essential Class… https://t.co/upzTWpvvYj
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Day 11 of 2020 walking to work and being kept company by the soothing tunes of @BBCRadio3 #walkingtoworkhttps://t.co/B601OYnTsR
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Good morning. Breakfast @BBCRadio3 this morning takes us to a Slovak church and the Shropshire town of Ludlow. Plu… https://t.co/zWuOHdg48R
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2/19
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Beethoven & Moz… https://t.co/nmpzfakBvyVery moved by, and grateful for, the lovely responses to my #Seals and #Selkie Folk #poetry-filled @BBCRadio3 Slow… https://t.co/PATQFpvuUv
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3ICYMI catch up on @BBCSounds https://t.co/zpgWmWuSz0Are you in therapy? Here's a wonderful hour of music and poetry that'll work wonders whether you are or not. https://t.co/lu7t5FrFtYStuck for a school fundraising idea? Why not create your own 'Beat Beethoven' - create a running route in the playg… https://t.co/NlHqoL55CD
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3An excellent episode of @BBCFreeThinking... https://t.co/MPa2uIPO2xLooking forward to seeing our own @tonylivesey and @chriswarburton_ attempt this! 🏃💨 https://t.co/Vibq23n07G
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Run 5K and raise £££ for @sportrelief - simple! Set up your own #BeatBeethoven Giving page via #SportRelief. Detai… https://t.co/MzMW48uImfFrom the MV Alto to the Flying Dutchman. Ghost ships ahead @BBCRadio3 Breakfast @IrishTimes https://t.co/tuLwl3CtfShttps://t.co/MwQvTnBrvl
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Breakfast live @BBCRadio3 Today ghost ships cross the Atlantic to the accompaniment of Wagner; London-Czech compos… https://t.co/HSoksVCUS5
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2/18
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Liszt & Rachman… https://t.co/9KY51oMn7eThis evening @BBCRadio3 at 22.45. https://t.co/b43kBbFnEK @AdrianEdmondson @DeborahFW @stephenkamoshttps://t.co/y39PJjqfGH
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @jessamycarlson Definitely the first one. Definitely.Enter the race, set up your own 5K Giving page, and find tips for fundraising, training and the T&Cs at… https://t.co/FGctEsNdjxAlternatively, you can do your very own #BeatBeethoven fundraising 5K in your local park or on a treadmill, any tim… https://t.co/aSwjCFfgctIf you live near #Manchester, sign up for a chip-timed race on 13 March - broadcast live on @BBCInTune and filmed f… https://t.co/pZc6cAxgJl @sportrelief This March, challenge yourself to run 5 kilometres in the time it takes the @BBCPhilharmonic to play B… https://t.co/ivR7VbvxFrCan you #BeatBeethoven in this 5K challenge for @sportrelief? https://t.co/UWrARjOcyd (1/5) https://t.co/3B93L9mx8UMy love letter to Victoria Wood will be on @bbcradio3 tomorrow night at 10.45pm and available on @bbcsounds shortly… https://t.co/WtfQOEeeU1
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3FREE TICKETS! Omer Meir Wellber conducts a live @BBCRadio3 broadcast featuring music by Ben-Haim & Elgar with soloi… https://t.co/UznIdMAdvR
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3My little story this morning for @BBCRadio3 is all about conductor, impresario & showman Louis Jullien & his Monste… https://t.co/x41IxHCrBs
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Listen back to new @BBCRadio3 audio drama The Likes of Us on @BBCSounds. Starting with the fire at Grenfell Tower… https://t.co/NZekoSfmYH
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Good morning - Monday's Breakfast live @BBCRadio3 - w/@tasminlittle's Amy Beach, Walton takes us to Johannesburg,… https://t.co/kM7kUrY5eq
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2/17
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Haydn Seven Las… https://t.co/JqCaEFTiCnDoing an imminent @BBCRadio3 Sound of Cinema on the female gaze. Which films do you find yourself reimagining from… https://t.co/1MGSPXKmcx
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Listen this evening at 6.45pm or catch up afterwards on @BBCSounds (cc @BBCArabic) https://t.co/sx7XAOjJrSTune in today at 2pm on @BBCRadio3 and enjoy music by Matthew Locke, John Blow, John Jenkins, Henry Lawes, Richard… https://t.co/qcK1hbDpsT
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Listen today at 4pm or afterwards on @BBCSounds https://t.co/d6sV26GlLF @HMSDacorum @benstevenscello @QuinRah Us too 👀FREE TICKETS! Clemens Schuldt conducts a live @BBCRadio3 broadcast featuring music by Glazunov & Tchaikovsky, Wedne… https://t.co/5oGPmrm0Do
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Tune in to @BBCRadio3 & @BBCSounds this #SundayMorning from 9-12 for a selection of music from @drsarahwalker featu… https://t.co/74pLx2KWo9
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Well once again I’m heading through wind and rain ,#StormDennis this week, towards the #SundayMorning studio… https://t.co/zizwuex0Ul
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2/16
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Hummel, Liszt,… https://t.co/XKEbNtzlM7On air now (10pm) or catch up afterwards on @BBCSounds https://t.co/YH0E8V6AWcEvening reading: Roger Luckhurst’s brilliant book about corridors, in preparation for next week’s ⁦@R3TheVerb⁩ on h… https://t.co/ZbIMvx6FK5
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3My guest today on This Classical Life is Timothy Ridout! 🌟 I LOVE Michael Kiwanuka- in this episode, I play Timothy… https://t.co/qCWGIFrDs7
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Beethoven 250, and no matter how well you know the Emperor Concerto, it's wonderful finding a new recording that he… https://t.co/pxbJ5VdoOS
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3I'm on @BBCRadio3 Music Matters today talking about my Brubeck biography with @KateMolleson, @LauraJurd and Liam N… https://t.co/ABhLggs0SG
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @elizabethalker @tom_mckinney @Hanleyparkrun @Lucy_SMTurner @sportrelief 👀What is a song that you consider to be perfect?
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Francis Poulenc and George Pretre at the Theater des Champs-Elysees in Paris in 1961, around the time they made the… https://t.co/6ypHDVIVh7
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Morning, all! Sounds after 9: Poulenc from @bambergsymphony ...Beethoven Variations from Hill and Frith,… https://t.co/mJV374cl1G
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3👏👏👏 Kudos to @tom_mckinney for braving the elements and #stormdennis to get his weekend #BeatBeethoven training in… https://t.co/tu7d7q8NnoWho is on board the good ship Saturday Breakfast @BBCRadio3 from 7am? In Croissant Corner Jean Sablon meets Poulenc… https://t.co/FcYpjoPiDb
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2/15
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with Beethoven, Brah… https://t.co/N0buWXxAiYDoes the avant-garde fall in love? @Jenn1fer_A takes a sidelong look at modern love with odes to blandness, love s… https://t.co/ftq2vKLb10Listen at 10pm or afterwards on @BBCSounds https://t.co/TrOaiuwxag @tom_mckinney @sportrelief This is technically known as “carb-loading”, we think.In four weeks' time, hundreds of runners will converge on @MediaCityUK for a #5K race like no other. Will you join… https://t.co/k5oQgUx9sC @wthirskgaskill *other options are available @AnnebellaPollen So: V-Day cynics everywhere, unite. (But please not not send terrible things in the post, as some… https://t.co/mUBpzUdgVkThe mid-19th century was the golden age of the anti-Valentine, as @AnnebellaPollen shows with these 8 incredibly o… https://t.co/z1Jn12rcdvAre you sick of seeing pink hearts everywhere? Do you resent the rampant commercialisation of love and romance? D… https://t.co/nKXdtFmlEX @ianhaugh Hello Ian, glad you enjoyed it. That would be Autumn Moon on a Calm Lake by Lü Wencheng (1898-1981), performed by Lang Lang.Happy Valentine’s Day 💖 https://t.co/FaxT55kYbE🎮 🕹 “If you missed any of @jessicacurry2's #SoundofGaming last year, then we have good news! The first episode of t… https://t.co/cy4QNMJCcsHappy Valentine’s Day from @BBCArtsPR and @BBCRadio3 #LoveRadio3 #ValentinesDay https://t.co/hshexAwRAm @bbcpress https://t.co/wUGw4D9Apj
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @Whinnom @AmyHarmanBsn @BBCInTune Ouch! You stayed quiet, though, right? @annagmhallett @AmyHarmanBsn @BBCInTune 🧐Good morning ! Friday's Breakfast is live @BBCRadio3 On Valentines Day @houghhough w/Rachmaninov, and Scottish kis… https://t.co/A62VlBQ1FH
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2/14
2020
R3 Through the Night: six hours of @EBU_HQ concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with the Mendelssohn… https://t.co/G7mwGBpJHQOur #BeatBeethoven 5K for @sportrelief is just one month away! Who has started training? 🎽 👟 😅 Sign up for the rac… https://t.co/VaFAksPlncHow do we apply modern LGBTQ+ language and identities to historical figures? TOnight @BBCRadio3 at 10pm… https://t.co/f5BTDTwwaP
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Any other reluctant page turners out there? Luckily @AmyHarmanBsn did a cracking job of it on yesterday's… https://t.co/TznzjYe2TeWhat's Beethoven's favourite fruit? ...Ba-na-na-naaaa! 🎶🍌 @BBCRadio3 are using a live performance of Beethoven's 5… https://t.co/LdDlX7Qeik
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3 @DomKJ See you there - we'll be cheering you on! @DomKJ Warning: Running this 5K too fast may result in you missing the most epic parts of the fourth and final movement. #justsayingComing up next on @BBCRadio3 Breakfast, a tribute to the late composer and pianist John McCabe, his wife has writt… https://t.co/xNhczHfDQx
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3Morning All! Martha Argerich plays from Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 20 to start Breakfast @BBCRadio3 this morning.… https://t.co/suH93Ym5rE
Retweeted by BBC Radio 3So much of what we do @BBCRadio3 is based on the @EBU_HQ music exchange, and in the case of R3 Through the Night th… https://t.co/fhSu2vRWAr
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2/13
2020

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