World of Music

A moment of Howells history

A moment of Howells history

How the English composer's Cello Concerto is set to be performed for the first time ever in concert

Does life begin at 90?

Does life begin at 90?

We celebrate the great musicians still performing in their tenth decade

Six of the best: Satie works

A selection of the French composer's finest - and oddest – pieces

An introduction to… Fanny Mendelssohn

An introduction to… Fanny Mendelssohn

Our quick guide to the exceptional 19th-century composer

Memories of Menuhin

We talk to three musicians who studied and worked with Yehudi Menuhin

Five intriguing national anthems

Five intriguing national anthems

We pick the hymns that stand out from the rest

Classical music's rule-breakers

We explore the performers who like to do things their own way…

Eleven of the best… Australian musicians

Eleven of the best… Australian musicians

We celebrate Australia Day with a line-up of Antipodean excellence

Our musical New Year resolutions...

Our musical New Year resolutions...

We reveal our grand plans for 2016

Carols at Kings: Behind the scenes

Carols at Kings: Behind the scenes

For many, Christmas just would not be Christmas without the magic of the TV broadcast of carols from King’s College, Cambridge. Rebecca Franks heads behind the scenes to find out how it’s filmed...

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