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.
Orchestral
A winning programme from Rattle and the LSO on DVD
Opera
Long-term friends unite to perform spirited Baroque arias
Chamber
Steven Isserlis performs on a wartime trench cello
Jazz
Henry Lowther’s band reunites after a 20-year hiatus
Recording of the Month
MusicAeterna’s powerful interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s devastating Sixth Symphony
Concerto
Jonathan Plowright pays homage to the centenary of Polish independence
Choral & Song
The debut disc by the Sollazzo Ensemble with songs from the Middle Ages
Instrumental
The long-overdue release of Brahms recordings from Russian pianist

This Month's Choices

February 2018

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