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Dreamachine: connecting man and machine

Ravel loved mechanical toys and collected music boxes. Conlon Nancarrow wrote pieces for player piano. Even Beethoven used cutting edge innovations for his time, in the form of the pianoforte and metronome. Machinery has long fascinated composers, and never more … Continue reading

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Performing in venues outside London

Marketing Officer Doran Harding writes about what the Orchestra has in store for its regional concerts this season. As the summer holidays get underway and the Orchestra maintains a busy schedule of outdoor concerts, international tours and recording sessions, I … Continue reading

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