Sir Simon Rattle
19 January 2015
Seven of their best recordings to date
Ten pieces of music that were once thought impossible to play
8 January 2015
Which masterpieces came close to never being performed?
‘Ten Pieces’ special: Part 3 – Handel’s Zadock the Priest
6 January 2015
Our children’s guide to Handel’s famous choral work
1 January 2015
Terms & Conditions
Benjamin Grosvenor
18 December 2014
Five fantastic performances by the outstanding British pianist
11 December 2014
We rate the portrayals of classical music’s greats on the big screen
Daniil Trifonov
10 December 2014
The pianist’s performance of works by Bach, Beethoven and Liszt is now available to watch on our website via
8 December 2014
We celebrate Jean Sibelius's birthday with a look at his – and others' – works inspired by swans
Anthony Hopkins
5 December 2014
Which famous people have also tried their hand at writing music?
Herbert von Karajan
3 December 2014
What have critics and performers said about the formidable Austrian conductor over the years?
BBC Music Magazine: Bars of wonder playlist (Christmas 2014 issue)
28 November 2014
Hear all 14 of our 'wow bars' in a special Spotify playlist
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