Reviews

Written by the expert critics of BBC Music Magazine and with over a hundred new reviews added every month, the archive dates back to the magazine's launch in 1992 and now includes over 30,000 album reviews. We also provide our albums of the month that we recommend.
Recording of the Month
Víkingur Ólafsson's electric interpretations of Bach
Orchestral
A rich orchestral tribute to Holst
Concerto
A feast of premieres from James Ehnes
Opera
A dazzling debut from the young soprano Elsa Dreisig
Choral & Song
The Brabant Ensemble's exploration of Févin's masses and motets
Chamber
A celebration fit for Debussy's centenary year
Instrumental
Esfahani breathes new life into English virginalist classics
Jazz
Keith Jarrett's sensational solo 2006 concert on disc

This Month's Choices

Christmas 2018

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