Articles

18 November 2019
Your guide to the music of the 12-century nun: her inspirations, her unique sound and recommended recordings of her work
18 November 2019
It's hard not to relish Verdi’s uniquely terrifying and theatrical take on the Requiem Mass; here are our thoughts on the finest recordings available...
15 November 2019
We take you through the extraordinary life of the 12-century nun: her many talents, achievements and visions.
14 November 2019
We introduce you to the Schumanns’ eight children: Marie, Elisa, Julie, Emil, Ludwig, Ferdinand, Eugenie and Felix
13 November 2019
Four artists that challenged the traditional concert format in their hunt for new audiences 
11 November 2019
The BBC's His Dark Materials is lighting up TV screens on Sunday nights. But who composed the music for this epic series?
11 November 2019
The BBC Music Magazine team chooses the very best new recordings from the classical music world each week
Meditation on a mountain
11 November 2019
We name six pieces of classical music that help still the mind
10 November 2019
We tell the story of the third opera in Wagner's Ring cycle
8 November 2019
A brief guide to the career of George Benjamin 
7 November 2019
Vasily Petrenko on the intricacies of Shostakovich's final symphony
6 November 2019
How Tchaikovsky's ballet crops up here, there and everywhere in popular culture...
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