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.
Choral & Song
Dramatic sweep and top talent make Handel soar
Chamber
Glorious lyricism from a compelling pairing in Myaskovsky and Rachmaninov
Opera
Offenbach is off the chart in this gift of a recording
Instrumental
Imogen Cooper delivers little works with a lot of heart and soul
Concerto
Colourful concertos with a touch of shock and awe
Orchestral
Manze's innovative take on Mozart's Jupiter is spot on
Recording of the Month
A landmark set of recordings by Ibragimova and Tiberghien
Jazz
The Branford Marsalis Trio deliver energy and spontaneity

This Month's Choices

May 2019

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