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Adam Sweeting

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Former features editor of Melody Maker, Adam has written on rock, classical music and television for the Guardian, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph, Independent on Sunday, Uncut, Classic FM and Gramophone, and on motor-racing for Motorsport. He co-founded The Virtual Television Company, which made Mr Rock'n'Roll (Channel 4), Pavarotti: The Last Tenor (BBC2 Arena) and Imagine - Nigel Kennedy (BBC One)

Articles By Adam Sweeting

2009 Classic FM Gramophone Awards, Dorchester Hotel

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The Art of Dying, BBC Four

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DVD Release: Twin Spirits (Opus Arte)

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Electric Dreams, BBC Four

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FlashForward, Five

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Haitink, Chicago SO, Royal Festival Hall

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The South Bank Show, ITV1

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Spiral, Series 2, BBC Four

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Kurt & Sid, Trafalgar 2 Studios, Whitehall

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Julia McKenzie's Marple

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Harper's Island

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The Last Days of Lehman Brothers, BBC2

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Beeb Babes Go To War

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Beatles For (Multiplatform) Sale

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