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
Debussy sonatas from France's finest instrumentalists
Orchestral
Vaughan Williams' Scott of the Antarctic film score conducted by Martin Yates
Concerto
Martha Argerich & Friends at the Lugano Festival
Opera
The latest instalment of Jaap van Zweden's Ring cycle
Choral & Song
Duets and solo songs from Carolyn Sampson and Iestyn Davies
Chamber
Quartuor Arod explores youthful Mendelssohn works in debut disc
Instrumental
Alexei Lubimov plays CPE Bach on the tangent piano
Jazz
Trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith pays tribute to four jazz masters

This Month's Choices

Christmas 2017

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