Discovering Music

Six of the best… film scores

Six of the best… film scores

We take a look at some of the finest music soundtracks of all time

Six of the best moments from Widor's Symphonies

Six of the best moments from Widor's Symphonies

Widor's Toccata is the French composer's most famous piece, but what about the rest of his organ output? Here's a guide to six lesser-known movements we guarantee you'll love

The best recordings of Schubert's Winterreise

The best recordings of Schubert's Winterreise

Michael Tanner sets out on one of the bleakest and loneliest journeys in classical music, as he selects the finest recordings of Schubert’s harrowing song-cycle

The best recordings of Mozart's Clarinet Concerto

The best recordings of Mozart's Clarinet Concerto

What are the finest recordings of Mozart's Clarinet Concerto?

 Hallelujah! The story of Handel’s Messiah

Hallelujah! The story of Handel’s Messiah

George Pratt tells the story behind Handel's best-loved oratorio, the Messiah

Six of the best… classical works about Scotland

Six of the best… classical works about Scotland

Kirsten Beveridge picks some of the most stunning pieces inspired by Caledonia

The best recordings of Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2

The best recordings of Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2

We bring you the finest recordings on disc of Rachmaninov's most cherished concerto...

The best recordings of JS Bach's Brandenburg Concertos

The best recordings of JS Bach's Brandenburg Concertos

We reveal the finest recordings of Bach's six orchestral masterpieces

Six of the best... classical saxophonists

Six of the best... classical saxophonists

We look at six players who have championed this lesser-known genre

The best recordings of Beethoven's Symphony No. 7

The best recordings of Beethoven's Symphony No. 7

We bring you the very best recordings on disc of Beethoven's masterpiece

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