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BBC NOW 7h
It’s time to take a peek at another of our musicians as a child in this week’s … can you guess who this handsome chap is? We don’t know about you, but we’re loving our weekly glimpses back in time! 😍
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Clarence House 9h
The BBC National Orchestra of Wales, of which The Prince has been Patron for 27 years, will also feature in tonight’s programme. During lockdown, have been sharing videos from their performers’ homes, as well as activities for kids to get crafty with! 🎨
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BBC NOW May 24
Every deserves a cheerful tune and we’ve got just the one 👌 Enjoy the spritely tune as it's passed around the orchestra in a special arrangement of Y Gelynnen (The Holly Tree) by Gareth Glyn & performed by from their homes 🎶
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BBC NOW 15h
We like a good rummage around in our musician’s gig bags: what are they hiding in them? 🤔 In our next episode of ‘What’s in my bag?’ we asked Neil Shewan, French Horn to reveal his concert essentials 🎶 Watch the video for a few surprises…
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Sioned Wyn Jones 17h
Da iawn plant blwyddyn 4 am greu liwtiau a banjos bendigedig ! 😃🪕🪕 Well done year 4 for creating excellent lutes and banjos of joy ! 😃🪕🪕
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BBC NOW 17h
Have you ever wanted to learn an unusual instrument? Today in violinist Joseph Williams tells us about his love of one of these more unusual instruments and why he would choose to play it. 🎵
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BBC NOW May 24
This week we’re joined by our Orchestra Co-ordinator, Kevin, who writes music, plays countless instruments and loves the theatre. For Out of Hours, Kevin gives us a little insight into his acting hobby ➡️
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BBC NOW May 24
Every deserves a cheerful tune and we’ve got just the one 👌 Enjoy the spritely tune as it's passed around the orchestra in a special arrangement of Y Gelynnen (The Holly Tree) by Gareth Glyn & performed by from their homes 🎶
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BBC NOW May 24
Here's a wonderfully relaxing and enjoyable chat between and conductor for our fourth 'Slice of Nice' podcast 🍰 Musing on butterflies, magic and Mozart, Jessica shares one of her favourites from the repertoire. Enjoy!🦋
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BBC NOW May 23
Have you made your Jingle Jangle Tambourine yet? For instructions on how to make yours hop on over to . We’d love to see them so make sure you share your photos with us & Here’s Evan Smith, son of second violinists Sheila, with his…
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BBC NOW May 23
We're thoroughly impressed with viola player Laura Sinnerton's progress on the tuba, is it natural talent or the expert tutelage of Dan Trodden? 👏 Either way, here's the next episode of the for you to enjoy! How do you think Laura's getting on?🤔🎶
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George Morton May 23
you inspired this morning– we watched your painted Mars with then tried our own responses to Jupiter! 🚀 💫 🎨 ✏️ ✍️
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BBC NOW May 22
It’s time for another instalment of Drawn to Music🎶 This week illustrates to John Adams’s ‘Short Ride in a Fast Machine’ performed by BBCNOW with – hold on tight!🏎️ Why not & try this yourself? Tag us with your creations!
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BBC NOW May 22
We’re loving reading all of the ’s - so many great Symphony Chorus pieces making an appearance! What are your top 3? Today we spoke to soprano Anwen Pike to find out hers... 🎶
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BBC NOW May 22
Happy Friday! 🤩 Time to test your knowledge with this week’s Big BBC NOW Questions - any thoughts? Don’t forget to check your answers to the last round, and let us know your score too! ☑️
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Robert Plane May 21
Whilst I can’t play with ⁦⁩ in the concert hall just now,I’m so grateful to ⁦⁩ for giving me the chance to still perform each week,in gratitude to those risking their lives to keep us safe.Some to lift the spirits
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Robert Plane May 21
Continuing the watery theme in Week 7 here’s a clip from ⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Sue Fray May 21
The fab Val Aldrych-Smith treating the street yet again to her great choice of music.
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BBC NOW May 21
Did you guess that Darren’s clip was the opening of Strauss’ Alpine Symphony? If so you were spot on! 👏 👍 This time in our flute section have recorded this little clip for us… Get guessing… 🎶
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BBC NOW May 21
In case you missed it, here's Leader of , Lesley Hatfield performing 's' piece 'Together Apart' 🎶 Composed for , take a moment, grab some headphones and let us know how this piece made you feel below ⬇️
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