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‘Swap Rule Britannia for British folk music!’

Maestro: Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason won the 2016 BBC Young Musician award.

Should traditions be preserved? Once again critics are calling for an overhaul of the “traditional” programme for the Last Night of the Proms. But what are traditions anyway?

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