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March 2017


Manchester focus: Sir Mark Elder celebrates his 70th birthday with a weekend of music by Elgar; unveiling a hidden part of the new Chetham’s building; Sir John Tomlinson returns to the RNCM as president; Psappha take a 25th-anniversary bow; and Manchester Camerata’s Bob Riley wins Orchestral Manager of the Year Award.

Plus, Joanna Marsh introduces Dubai’s very own BBC Proms season; highlights for International Women’s Day; the NHK Symphony Orchestra turns 90 with a European tour under Paavo Järvi; Nathalie Stutzmann joins the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra as newly appointed principal guest conductor; report from this year’s ABO conference; and what can London learn from Europe’s concert halls as it plans its own?

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