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We've recently relaunched the BBC Music Magazine podcast, with two new regular episodes for you to enjoy. In 'Recording of the Month' we explore the best new disc featured in the latest magazine, while in 'First Listen' the editorial team gather round to discuss and rate an exciting upcoming release. Plus, we'll be out and about interviewing musicians for special features in our occasional podcasts.

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BBC Music Magazine Awards 2015 podcast

BBC Music Magazine Awards 2015: Choral

30 January 2015 - 10:33am

Hear clips from all the nominations in the Choral category of the BBC Music Magazine Awards 2015

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Podcast Archive

Mahler • Rihm Orchestral Songs – Recording of the Month

11 March 2014 - 6:05pm

A superb disc of Mahler and Wolfgang Rihm is our March 2014 Recording of the Month, sung by tenor Christoph Prégardien. Editor Oliver Condy and reviews editor Rebecca Franks chat about and play extracts from the recording in this podcast.

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Russian Treasures – First Listen

25 February 2014 - 5:02pm

From familiar Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky to little-heard Chesnokov and Kedrov, Tenebrae has been exploring the treasures of the Russian choral repertoire for its latest album. Find out what the BBC Music Magazine editorial team thought of the recording in this episode of First Listen.

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CPE Bach Württemberg Sonatas – Recording of the Month

6 February 2014 - 5:31pm

Harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani's debut solo recording showcases the eloquent and colourful music of CPE Bach. In this podcast, editor Oliver Condy and reviews editor Rebecca Franks talk about this exciting new recording and play extracts from it.

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Podcast special – Pat Metheny

31 January 2014 - 6:04pm

Oliver Condy talks to the great jazz guitarist Pat Metheny about his brand new album, KIN

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Instrumental – BBC Music Magazine Awards 2014

30 January 2014 - 4:40pm

Hear extracts from the three discs nominated in this year's Instrumental category in this special podcast, featuring JS Bach's English Suites, piano music by Mompou and Baroque solo violin music.

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Chamber – BBC Music Magazine Awards 2014

30 January 2014 - 3:48pm

Join the BBC Music Magazine team for this podcast special taking a look at the Chamber category in our 2014 Awards. You can hear clips from the three nominated discs to help you choose your favourite before you cast your all-important vote at www.classical-music.com/awards.

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Vocal – BBC Music Magazine Awards 2014

30 January 2014 - 2:48pm

Jonas Kaufmann, Christopher Purves and Matthias Goerne have all been nominated in this year's Vocal category. Find out more about their three recordings in this Awards podcast

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