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Alex James takes a whistle-stop journey through the important dates and anniversaries in the classical music world over the week ahead.
Looking ahead over the rest of the week, Alex marks the premiere performances of Beethoven’s Symphony No.4 and Chopin's Piano Concerto No.2, says happy birthday to Italian violinist Fabio Biondi and Chinese guitarist Xuefei Yang, and explains why Leopold Mozart got into a spot of bother with the Archbishop of Salzburg.