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Venice flooding 2019

Venice floods: St Mark’s Basilica in Venice suffers ‘significant damage’ with historic tides

Steve Reich and students of Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Composer Steve Reich on phones in concerts: ‘If you’re not riveted to the music, we’ve failed you’

Musical vending machine

This US college has a musical vending machine – and it’s every music geek’s dream

John Humphrys joins Classic FM to guest-present More Music Breakfast

John Humphrys joins Classic FM to guest-present More Music Breakfast

The Grade I Listed Belgravia town house was built in 1730

Mozart’s London townhouse has been listed for £7.5 million – take a look inside

Classic FM's Pet Sounds will be presented by Bill Turnbull

Classic FM’s Pet Sounds is back to keep your pets calm during firework season

Danish Radio Big Band

Danish big band joyfully surprises their new Japanese conductor... at the airport

Bill Bailey just proved the ‘Match of the Day’ theme sounds WAY better with an Alberti bass

Bill Bailey just proved the ‘Match of the Day’ theme sounds WAY better with an Alberti bass

Soprano Jessye Norman has died aged 74

Jessye Norman, international opera singer, has died aged 74

Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter calls out smartphone use in concert

Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter stops mid-concerto as audience member starts filming

The Champions League Trophy and the Choir of Westminster Abbey

What is the Champions League music – and what are the lyrics to the famous football anthem?

Tim pulls a piano across London

Classic FM’s Tim Lihoreau just pulled a piano across London – all for a great cause

The Classic FM Family Music Box

The Classic FM Family Music Box is available on Amazon now!

Gustavo Dudamel conducts the LA Philharmonic Orchestra

Watch: exclusive live broadcast from Edinburgh International Festival

Bryn Terfel's wedding

Bryn Terfel marries harpist Hannah Stone in ‘magical’ ceremony in Wales

Classical composers with FaceApp

We tried the FaceApp challenge on composers – and the results are terrifying

Pavarotti biopic - new trailer released

‘Pavarotti’ movie 2019: everything you need to know about Ron Howard’s documentary

The Lion King (2019)

Lion King soundtrack: Disney’s original songs from 1994 film to return for live-action remake