BBC Music Magazine

The BBC Music Magazine PRIZE CROSSWORD NO. 334

- Crossword set by Paul Henderson

The first correct solution of our crossword picked at random will win a copy of The Oxford Companion to Music. A runnerup will win Who Knew? Answers to Questions about Classical Music (see www.oup.co.uk). Send answers to: BBC

Music Magazine, Crossword 334/June, PO Box 501, Leicester, LE94 0AA to arrive by 12 June 2019 (solution in September 2019 issue).

ACROSS

1 Bass loves expression of

audience disapprova­l (3)

3 Tempo indicators start to measure more notes, agitato (10)

8 Broadcast fun and expose

hearer to work by 6 (6,3,6)

9 See 23 across

10 Falsetto, on the day,

endlessly ornamented (8)

11 US composer of revolution­ary

scores, expressing heart (4)

13 An aria most contrived for

the lovers (10)

16 Spots kiss by the French in

Gloriana? (10)

19 Sources of Hawaiians’ unusually

lively activity suggest this?(4)

20 Sheepish comment about time

and family in work by 6 (2-2-4) 23/9 Work by 6 – a TV drama with

fame, possibly (6,6)

25 Ives, a perennial I represente­d

in work by 6 (2,3,10)

26 Place in work by 6 making listener

go wild (10)

27 Observe ends of concerts here

and there (3)

DOWN

1 What’s unadorned about Christmas song by 6? (9) 2 Heavyweigh­t singer, she participat­es in debuts of original acts (5)

3 Conductors stare wildly - I’m upset about that (7)

4 Source of treatment that hurts keyboard skill (5)

5 Church instrument, old, around end of piece – it imparts some flavour (7)

6 Composer coming from marshland with an earlier figure (9)

7 Be sorry about missing first appearance getting the bird (5) 12 Runs into no pianos retuned in a high register (9)

14 Everything contributi­ng to musical life (3)

15 Dance, German, transforme­d into French style (like 6?) (9) 17 Spiritual leaders requiring physical dancing, no end of choreograp­hy (7)

18 British composer is upset with politician­s broadcasti­ng (7) 21 Allegro delivered by a piano expert (5)

22 Some minor sensation, like Grieg? (5)

24 Small-scale works expected to sparkle initially (5)

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