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Jonathan Ross looks at the last 10 years of Academy Award-winning best original scores ahead of the 2024 Oscars.

What are the Oscar-winning best scores of the last 10 years? Jonathan Ross counts them down

Judges Mika and Lang Lang will join host Claudia Winkleman for new TV talent show The Piano

The Piano on Channel 4: what is the talent contest, who are the judges and when is season 2?

Will Sharpe stars as Mozart in new Sky TV drama series ‘Amadeus’.

‘White Lotus’ actor Will Sharpe to play Mozart in new series ‘Amadeus’

Two musicians played Star Wars outside John Williams’ house

The time two musicians played Star Wars outside John Williams’ house… and had a great surprise

Tár, Maestro and Amadeus – three of the most memorable films about classical music

15 most memorable films about classical music

Prokofiev’s ‘Dance of the Knights’ from Romeo and Juliet is the theme music to The Apprentice.

What’s the classical music in ‘The Apprentice’ and who wrote the now famous TV theme?

Top film music

Howard Shore Conductor: Howard Shore Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Soloists: Enya Record label: REPRISE Catalogue ID: 9362 Warner

Schindler's List - Theme artwork

Schindler's List - Theme John Williams (b.1932 : U.S.A) Conductor: Kirill Karabits Ensemble: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Soloists: Nicola Benedetti Record label: DECCA Catalogue ID: 478 3529

John Williams (b.1932 : U.S.A) Conductor: John Williams Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: SONY Catalogue ID: SK 62788

John Barry (1933-2011 : England) Conductor: Paul Bateman Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Third Party Catalogue ID: CFMCD 46

John Barry (1933-2011 : England) Conductor: David Arnold Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Third Party Catalogue ID: CFMCD 46

Pirates of the Caribbean - Theme artwork

Pirates of the Caribbean - Theme Klaus Badelt (b.1967 : Germany) Conductor: Carl Davis Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Naxos Catalogue ID: 8 572111

Chariots of Fire - Theme artwork

Chariots of Fire - Theme Vangelis (b. 1943 : Greece) Conductor: David Parry Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: LPO Live Catalogue ID: LPO 0063