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Meet the performer: Benjamin Appl

Meet the performer: Benjamin Appl

We sit down with our cover CD star, German baritone Benjamin Appl, to discuss his recordings of Schubert's Lieder.

Looking back on 75 years of Desert Island Discs

Looking back on 75 years of Desert Island Discs

We reflect on the programme’s most popular choices, and the BBC Music Magazine team choose the pieces they would happily be stranded on an island with.

A timeline of Leonard Bernstein

A timeline of Leonard Bernstein

A short guide to the main events in the life of Leonard Bernstein

Bizet’s Carmen: What to listen to next

Bizet’s Carmen: What to listen to next

Terry Blain takes a well-loved masterpiece and suggests what to head for next

Six of the best…pieces about time

Six of the best…pieces about time

To coincide with Kings Place’s annual series, Time Unwrapped, Helen Wallace guides us through some of the best pieces about time. 

Liza Ferschtman on tour with Bernstein’s 'Serenade'

Liza Ferschtman on tour with Bernstein’s 'Serenade'

Violinist will perform in five countries to celebrate Bernstein’s centenary in 2018

Pieces to bring in the new year: our top picks

Pieces to bring in the new year: our top picks

The BBC Music Magazine team choose the pieces they will be marking the beginning of 2018 with.

24 December: Scriabin’s alcohol-based cure

24 December: Scriabin’s alcohol-based cure

Every day throughout Advent, the season of overindulgence, we’ll be telling a tale of an overindulgent composer

23 December: Mahler’s healthy lifestyle

23 December: Mahler’s healthy lifestyle

Every day throughout Advent, the season of overindulgence, we’ll be telling a tale of an overindulgent composer

22 December: Stravinsky’s picky palate

22 December: Stravinsky’s picky palate

Every day throughout Advent, the season of overindulgence, we’ll be telling a tale of an overindulgent composer

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