Articles

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 
Scriabin
14 August 2018
With Scriabin’s The Poem of Ecstasy rounding off tonight’s Prom, we list four other composers who claimed to see music as colour…
13 August 2018
As we celebrate the centenary year of the completion of The Planets, we bring you the best recordings of each movement of the suite 
13 August 2018
Where should you start with the contemporary Estonian composer's music? Here's our handy guide to the unmissable albums
12 August 2018
Today's #BreakfastPromelette features a playlist of highlights by the French composer
10 August 2018
When Bernstein subjected a young tenor to studio misery
10 August 2018
What you need to know about the Austrian's 'Titan'…
Johannes Brahms
7 August 2018
An inspiring quote from Johannes Brahms forms today's Breakfast Promelette, before tonight's performance of the German Requiem by the BBC Symphony...
Paul Wittgenstein
4 August 2018
Pianist Paul Wittgenstein lost his right arm during World War I, but that didn't stop him playing; in fact he went on to commission several new works for...
Mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly
3 August 2018
For today's Breakfast Promelette, here's a peek on location at our magazine cover photoshoot with the brilliant British mezzo-soprano
The music of Ireland
3 August 2018
In honour of today's Prom of music from around Britain and Ireland, we've turned the spotlight on the Emerald Isle for a playlist by its finest...
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