Articles

3 June 2019
We highlight a female composer and pianist you may not have heard of (but should know about)
3 June 2019
We tell the story behind the English composer's violent Fourth Symphony
1 June 2019
Discover the best recordings of Rachmaninov’s variations for piano and orchestra based on Paganini’s 24 Caprices
29 May 2019
We look at the influence of music on the great writer's life, writing and beliefs
27 May 2019
One of the most distinctive and original voices of Modernism, György Ligeti's music was complex, clever and challenging, yet surprisingly down to earth....
27 May 2019
Want to know what new music to listen out for at this year's BBC Proms? Look no further...
27 May 2019
We delve into the story behind the English composer's 3rd Symphony, A Pastoral Symphony 
Jamie Barton
27 May 2019
Meet the American mezzo-soprano who stars at the 2019 Last Night of the Proms
23 May 2019
The refined concerts we see today are a world away from the haphazard early television broadcasts
Edward Elgar
22 May 2019
Acknowledged as a masterpiece, Elgar’s First remains arguably the finest symphony ever written by a British composer. We seek out the best recording of...
22 May 2019
We choose some of the finest recordings of Wagner's great operatic works on disc
20 May 2019
A prolific composer of operetta and farce, this Austrian composer's music was adopted by Hollywood cartoon producers...
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