New Year Radio Highlights 2015

Winchester College Carol Concert

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Joshua Bell's Guide to the Orchestra, 8pm >
For the very first time this year, Classic FM has an Artist in Residence, and it's the brilliant American violinist and Music Director of the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Joshua Bell. Tonight he extends his repertoire to include radio presenting as he introduces his very own Guide to the Orchestra.


The Classic FM Chart of the Year, 5pm >
Join John Brunning for a special four-hour countdown as he reveals the biggest-selling classical albums of 2015.

One Night in Rome: André Rieu in conversation with John Suchet, 9pm >
Classic FM's John Suchet joins King of the Waltz André Rieu in his favourite city to talk about his love of Italy and his new album, Roman Holiday.



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Cat composer Alexander Livitsanos

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chocolate bar musical taste

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broken e-string violin

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