Blogs Archive

Jeremy Pound
Submitted by Jeremy Pound
Fri Sep 30, 2011
In the November issue of BBC Music Magazine, on sale from 30 September, we invite nine leading conductors to name the nine symphonies that inspire them most – one chooses his finest First, the next his finest Second and so on.Now it’s our turn.
Helen Wallace
Submitted by Helen Wallace
Tue Sep 20, 2011
Helen Wallace on the power of Mieczysław Weinberg's opera The Passenger, written in 1967 but only now receiving its UK premiere
Elizabeth Davis
Submitted by Elizabeth Davis
Mon Sep 19, 2011
Elizabeth Davis discovers a vibrant and varied autumn festival in an unexplored area of France
Blog creator, Nick Shave
Submitted by Nick Shave
Mon Sep 12, 2011
Over 8 weeks of classical music concerts at the Royal Albert Hall come to a close with the traditional Last Night concert. Nick Shave reports from a very British evening of music and balloons
Blog creator, Nick Shave
Submitted by Nick Shave
Sun Sep 11, 2011
Searing performances of Sibelius, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and Ravel from an orchestra whose future is in doubt
Blog creator, Nick Shave
Submitted by Nick Shave
Tue Sep 06, 2011
Colourful Tchaikovsky from the Pittsburgh Symphony but Grimaud was the star attraction at this Prom
Blog creator, Nick Shave
Submitted by Nick Shave
Thu Sep 01, 2011
The pianist's account of Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 25 leaves Nick Shave cold