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

Welsh National Opera Spellbound

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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Dartington Community Choir transforms Dartington's Great Hall with musical time-warp (review)

Dartington Community Choir

Dartington Community Choir, the English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble and members of Devon Baroque turned back time with Monteverdi’s Vespers. Philip R Buttall reviews

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West Devon Chorale at Buckfast Abbey (review)

West Devon Chorale

Philip R Buttall reviews the West Devon Chorale’s Advent Concert at Buckfast Abbey

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Plymouth Symphony Orchestra with Guy Johnston (cello) at Plymouth Guildhall (review)

Plymouth Symphony Orchestra with Guy Johnston

Philip R Buttall reviews Plymouth Symphony Orchestra with Guy Johnston on cello at Plymouth’s Guildhall

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Devon Baroque Ensemble Great Hall, Dartington (review)

Devon Baroque Ensemble

Philip R Buttall enjoys Devon Baroque Ensemble’s chamber-music setup at Dartington’s Great Hall

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Ten Tors Orchestra Edwardian Legacy Minster Church of St Andrew (review)

Simon Ible & Alison Kettlewell (inset)

Philip R Buttall experienced essential Englishness with the Ten Tors Orchestra’s Edwardian Legacy themed concert at Minster Church of St Andrew

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Ten Tors Orchestra and Leland Chen at St Andrew's Church Plymouth (review)

Ten Tors Orchestra really seems to come into its own when performing Haydn and Mozart. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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