Artist Interviews

Dancing the Sugar-Plum Fairy

Dancing the Sugar-Plum Fairy

Marianela Núñez of the Royal Ballet on tackling one of ballet’s best-loved roles

Rolston String Quartet

Rolston String Quartet

We meet the winners of this year's Banff International String Quartet Competition 

An interview with composer Judith Weir

An interview with composer Judith Weir

The Master of the Queen's Music talks about her work, the importance of commissions and what it's like to write for BBC ensembles

We meet... Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

We meet... Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

The appointment of Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla as conductor of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra has generated huge excitement. As she makes her London debut with the orchestra, we share an excerpt of an exclusive interview by Helen Wallace

Learning the organ with Reverend Richard Coles

Learning the organ with Reverend Richard Coles

The Reverend Richard Coles is taking part in the BBC Virtual Orchestra this August as part of the BBC’s Get Playing initiative. We caught up with him to see how his organ practice is going…

How can you Get Playing?

How can you Get Playing?

ABRSM examiner Russell Hepplewhite gives some advice for budding musicians.

Artist interview: Emily Sun

Artist interview: Emily Sun

Australian violinist Emily Sun won the Royal Over-Seas League Competition earlier this year. She tells Elinor Cooper about how her career has been shaped by her global experience

Learning the drums with Sarah Walker

Learning the drums with Sarah Walker

BBC Radio 3's Sarah Walker tells us about her Get Playing challenge

Capability Brown to be celebrated in music

Capability Brown to be celebrated in music

Composer Graham Ross tells us about his new work inspired by the landscape architect

Why BBC Music Day is so important

Why BBC Music Day is so important

Violinist Jennifer Pike tells us how she will be playing her part

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