Articles

29 August 2019
Conductor Vasily Petrenko guides us through the history and analysis of Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony
28 August 2019
We tell the story of Wagner's opera Tannhäuser 
26 August 2019
What are the greatest pieces of music written by the jazz-influenced classical composer?
25 August 2019
We choose the best works by the pioneering Estonian composer 
22 August 2019
We bring you the schedule for the 2019 Proms broadcasts across BBC Two and Four
22 August 2019
Conductor Vasily Petrenko guides us through the history and analysis of Shostakovich's Fourth Symphony
21 August 2019
The BBC Music Magazine team names their favourite interpretations and arrangements of works by the Baroque legend 
20 August 2019
Who wrote the Strictly Come Dancing theme tune?
20 August 2019
The sixth episode of season three stands out, musically, thanks to its use of a track from a Philip Glass opera...
18 August 2019
We choose the best works by the great 17th-century composer
16 August 2019
A look back on some of the finest works by the French composing pioneer
15 August 2019
With its cannons, bells and even the occasional choir, the 1812 Overture has been subject to all manner of explosive treatments. Here are some of the finest...
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