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Meeting the man in charge of every national anthem

One man has been charged with making sure that the right national anthems are played at the right moment during the Olympic medal ceremonies.

Professor Philip Sheppard from The Royal Academy of Music has worked with the London Symphony Orchestra to arrange all 205 of them.

BBC Radio 5 liveBreakfast spoke to Philip Sheppard about his busy time ahead.

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  • 26 Jun 2012
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