Articles

JS Bach: Federico Babina
19 June 2014
Illustrator Federico Babina explores the link between music and architecture
Igor Stravinsky
17 June 2014
Five incarnations of Stravinsky's best-known work
17 June 2014
Our pick of classical music to inspire a generation
13 June 2014
With the arrival of the World Cup we look at great musicians obsessed by the beautiful game
Johannes Brahms
12 June 2014
The lesser-known works of the great German composer
Richard Strauss
11 June 2014
10 essential Strauss works
The Human Harp
6 June 2014
A project that extracts music from the cables of Brooklyn Bridge
Vivaldi
5 June 2014
We rediscover one of the most well known pieces of classical music
John Ogdon
4 June 2014
In anticipation of BBC Four’s John Ogdon documentary on Friday, we take a look at some tantalising glimpses of the pianist’s superlative gift on...
Elizabeth Watts as Zerlina
3 June 2014
Behind the scenes with soprano Elizabeth Watts
30 May 2014
The text for Elgar's The Spirit of England
2 May 2014
It's International Dawn Chorus day on Sunday 4 May. We've dug out our binoculars and spotted six of the best musical works depicting birdsong.