Artist Interviews

Cordelia Williams

Cordelia Williams

The British pianist celebrates Olivier Messiaen through a year-long series of concerts, visual art and poetry

Judith Bingham and Judith Weir

Judith Bingham and Judith Weir

As the reburial of Richard III approaches, we talk to two British composers about writing music for the historic occasion

Francisco Lopez

Francisco Lopez

The leading sound artist on his new BBC Radio 3 commission

Leticia Moreno

Leticia Moreno

The Spanish violinist on discovering original works by Spanish composers

Bob Chilcott

Bob Chilcott

As he nears his 60th birthday, the British composer and conductor looks back at his career and tells us what he's learned

Nick van Bloss

Nick van Bloss

The British pianist tells us about recording Beethoven’s monumental Diabelli Variations and the importance of dancing the minuet...

Kirill Gerstein

Kirill Gerstein

The Russian pianist on making the first recording of a new edition of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 based on the composer's own conducting score

Benjamin Grosvenor

Benjamin Grosvenor

The British pianist on the challenges of playing varied programmes and how to approach piano transcriptions

Alexandre Desplat

Alexandre Desplat

The French film composer on working with Angelina Jolie on her latest feature Unbroken

Marcus Rudolf Axt

Marcus Rudolf Axt

The chief executive of Bamberg Symphony on why the orchestra has been commissioning new encores from living composers

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