23 August 2018
The two composers on tonight's Budapest Festival Orchestra programme were at loggerheads when it came to the philosophy of music
22 August 2018
Ahead of its Prom tonight, we round up some of the more unconventional concerts the Budapest Festival Orchestra has put on in recent years
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21 August 2018
We look at six players who have championed this lesser-known genre
21 August 2018
Our guide to the Bernstein’s greatest hits, and the orchestras performing them this year.
20 August 2018
Violinist Fenella Humphreys chooses her favourite love-inspired works for an exclusive BBC Music Magazine playlist
20 August 2018
Singer's The Virgin of Montserrat to receive its world premiere
19 August 2018
Ahead of this morning’s concert, part of which celebrates 100 years of Polish independence, we introduce the talented young performers of the EUYO...
17 August 2018
With Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra giving us a feast of Ravel at tonight's Prom, here's a playlist of the French composer's...
17 August 2018
We round up the best classical music broadcasts on radio and television for this coming week
Rhapsody in Blue
16 August 2018
What are the finest performances of Gershwin's riotous Rhapsody in Blue? See below for our definitive recommendations…
15 August 2018
Ahead of tonight's BBC Prom, we introduce the delights of Debussy's intoxicating symphonic poem
14 August 2018
The composers who wrote for the saxophone's sound 
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