Artist Interviews

Piotr Anderszewski

As he embarks on a European tour with violinist Frank Peter Zimmermann, the Polish pianist talks to us about why he doesn't often play chamber music

Rory Bremner

The impersonator and comedian has lent his voice to a new recording of Rimsky-Korsakov’s Sheherazade, complete with a specially written spoken narration. He tells us about it…

Peter Hanson

The British violinist on recording the world premiere of the original 1825 version of Mendelssohn's Octet

Leon McCawley

The British pianist talks about performing all of Mozart's Piano Sonatas at London's Kings Place

Robert Hollingworth

The director of I Fagiolini on recording a long-lost Mass in 40 parts by Alessandro Striggio

Ralph van Raat

The Dutch pianist on the world premiere of Gavin Bryars's first Piano Concerto

The Elias Quartet

We talk to Donald Grant, second violinist of the Elias Quartet, about recording Mendelssohn for this month's BBC Music Magazine cover CD

Adrian Chandler

The director of La Serenissima on the world premiere recording of Vivaldi's Il Gran Mogol

Elizabeth Watts

The British soprano on Arne's Artaxerxes, unwieldy costumes, and being 'nuts about Bach' 

Stephen Bryant

The British violinist, and one of the two leaders of the BBC Symphony Orchestra, on giving the UK premiere of Detlev Glanert's Music for Violin and Orchestra

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