Articles

6 March 2014
To mark World Book Day we select twelve works of fiction that feature classical music
In memory of Alice Herz-Sommer
24 February 2014
To commemorate the life of the oldest known Holocaust survivor and pianist, Alice Herz-Sommer, we re-visit Simon Broughton's insights into the creativity...
Anna Meredith Handsfree
7 February 2014
High art music meets high fashion in Prada’s latest campaign
Pat Metheny KIN
4 February 2014
An exclusive extended interview with the great jazz guitarist
Nutcracker
29 November 2013
Listen to music from Tchaikovsky's masterpiece
Britten and Pears
22 November 2013
What to tune into over the centenary weekend
Sir John Tavener
13 November 2013
We look at the unique genius of the great British composer who died this month
Tavener The Protecting Veil
29 October 2013
Read the text for Gerald Finzi's Dies natalis, one of the work's on this month's cover CD
BIS at 40
17 October 2013
The independent classical label was founded 40 years ago this autumn – we take a look at some of their landmark releases
Top 50 recordings
24 September 2013
The must-have performances on disc
classical music blog
12 September 2013
Film directors have long turned to the world of classical music to create atmosphere and add an extra layer of meaning to their movies – from Wagner'...
11 September 2013
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