After months of heats, three teenagers have made it through to the final of BBC Young Musician 2018. Get to know them here.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A Chorus Line remains one of musical theatre’s most popular shows It’s 30 years since director and choreographer Michael Bennett, the man behind Broadway classic A Chorus Line, died aged 44. Donna McKechnie, a star of the show who went on to marry Bennett, recalls the unusual way he […]
Image copyright SARAH MASON Image caption Calderland featured choirs from four local schools A community opera staged in response to the 2015 Boxing Day floods in West Yorkshire has won a top music award. Calderland, which was billed as a folk opera to “celebrate the Calder Valley’s tempestuous relationship with water”, was staged in Halifax […]
Image caption Eddie Mair has presented PM on BBC Radio 4 for 20 years Presenter Eddie Mair is joining LBC to present a new show on the commercial radio station. The 52-year-old announced on Sunday that he was leaving the BBC after more than 30 years. Mair, who has presented Radio 4’s PM programme since […]