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Dartington Community Choir show their trademark performance energy (review)

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Philip R Buttall reviews Dartington Community Choir with support from Devon Baroque at Dartington’s Great Hall

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Plymouth Symphony Orchestra play to their strengths with rousing performances

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Philip R Buttall saw the Plymouth Symphony Orchestra at Plymouth Guildhall for an evening of rousing performances from the Amateur orchestra

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Fittingly poignant performance of Verdi’s Requiem by Plymouth Philharmonic Choir (review)

Plymouth Philharmonic Choir, with composer Verdi (left) and former Director of Music and President Philip Liddicoat (right)

Plymouth Philharmonic Choir performed Verdi’s Requiem dedicated to the memory of former Director of Music and President Philip Liddicoat

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University of Plymouth Choral Society: concert review

Soprano Laurie Ashworth

There was a distinctly spring-like feel in the air, even if the temperature outside might have said otherwise, when the University of Plymouth Choral gave its latest concert at the Minster Church of St Andrew to a large and appreciative audience.

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Vienna Festival Ballet 35th Anniversary Gala at the Exeter Corn Exchange

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Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty will feature as the Vienna Festival Ballet celebrate their 35th Anniversary Gala at the Exeter Corn Exchange

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Ten Tors Orchestra at the Peninsula Arts Contemporary Music Festival 2015 (review)

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Anandi Sala Casanova

The Gala Concert is the pivotal event at the annual Peninsula Arts Contemporary Music Festival, but this year marked a significant departure on the night.

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Be Spellbound: A season of magical music from Welsh National Opera at Theatre Royal, Plymouth

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The Welsh National Opera are bringing Spellbound to the Theatre Royal Plymouth, with a whole host of beguiling favourites

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Classical Preview for Devon in 2015

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Philip R Buttall previews Devon’s classical music in 2015

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Local music-making shines in Plymouth's classical music scene in 2014

Plymouth Philharmonic Choir, with Christopher Fletcher (conductor)

Philip R Buttall’s Classical Review of 2014 sees a real wealth of good local music-making around

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Festive celebration of Ten Tors Orchestra and Choir’s annual Gala Christmas Concert has hint of sadness

Ten Tors Orchestra and David Webber (tenor)

The festive and imaginative Ten Tors Orchestra and Choir’s annual Gala Christmas concert bade farewell to two longstanding members

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