Blogs

Wed Mar 29, 2017
Can we really take Franz Liszt seriously as an opera composer? David Trippett makes the case for the Romantic genius.
Mon Mar 27, 2017
Canterbury Cathedral’s David Newsholme on how his Girls’ Choir have taken ownership of a gendered musical heritage
Submitted by Elinor Cooper
Tue Mar 21, 2017
British choirs should be inspired by the world, says deputy artistic director of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain, Greg Beardsell
Fri Mar 17, 2017
Sheila Hayman explores the complex relationship between classical music’s most famous siblings 
Mon Mar 13, 2017
David Skinner on the part Queen Katherine Parr, Thomas Tallis and music played in King Henry VIII’s propaganda wars
BBC Music Magazine blog
Submitted by Guest blogger
Wed Mar 01, 2017
Pianist Danny Driver on why Beethoven's early works should get a fairer hearing
BBC Music Magazine blog
Submitted by Guest blogger
Tue Feb 21, 2017
Violinist Liza Ferschtman on how young musicians can break away from the sound of their heroes
Fri Feb 17, 2017
Composer Thierry Pecou reflects on how he decided to explore the tragedy of the slave trade in music
BBC Music Magazine blog
Submitted by Guest blogger
Thu Jan 26, 2017
Hugh Collins Rice argues the case for transcription in a technological age
Wed Jan 25, 2017
Pianist Penelope Thwaites sings the praises of Percy Grainger's piano duos
Oliver Condy
Submitted by Oliver Condy
Fri Jan 13, 2017
Oliver Condy reports from the opening of Hamburg's spectacular new Elbphilharmonie
Pianist Boris Giltburg
Submitted by Boris Giltburg
Mon Jan 09, 2017
Pianist Boris Giltburg explores Grieg's masterpiece in a series of guest blogs for BBC Music Magazine
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