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
Martyn Brabbins conducts Elgar's Enigma Variations

Martyn Brabbins's Enigma Variations is revelatory, says Stephen Johnson

Elgar Remastered

A remarkable set of historical recordings

Kristian Bezuidenhout plays Mozart piano concertos

Max Loppert delights in Bezuidenhout's masterful playing

Pretty Yende: A Journey

An expressive debut disc from a young coloratura soprano

Choral & Song
Steinburg: Passion Week

A magnificent discovery

Baiba and Lauma Skride play Violin Sonatas by Grieg, Nielsen and more

These sisters make a great team, says Stephen Johnson

Mahan Esfahani plays JS Bach's Goldberg Variations

Gold standard Bach 

The Declaration of Musical Independence

This Month's Choices

December 2016

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