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A Welsh Proms Classical Extravaganza

A Welsh Proms Classical Extravaganza

Owain Arwel Hughes leads Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra through a collection of classical favourites at the Welsh Proms

Outre-mémoire

Outre-mémoire

Composer Thierry Pecou reflects on how he decided to explore the tragedy of the slave trade in music

Schoenberg and the art of transcription

Hugh Collins Rice argues the case for transcription in a technological age

Germany's sparkling jewel

Oliver Condy reports from the opening of Hamburg's spectacular new Elbphilharmonie

Boris Giltburg on Grieg's Piano Concerto

Boris Giltburg on Grieg's Piano Concerto

Pianist Boris Giltburg explores Grieg's masterpiece in a series of guest blogs for BBC Music Magazine

A sound investment

A sound investment

Artistic director of Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Stephan Meier on how crowdfunding is backing new music

Boris Giltburg on Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 4

Boris Giltburg on Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 4

Pianist Boris Giltburg explores the Russian masterpiece in the second of a series of guest blogs for BBC Music Magazine

The Bath Festival widens its appeal for 2017

The Bath Festival widens its appeal for 2017

Next year’s Bath Festival is hitting the streets to engage with the wider public

Icelandic Airwaves

Icelandic Airwaves

Hilary Finch travels to Reykjavík, where the Iceland Symphony Orchestra is has a new conductor

Does opera exclude you, or do you exclude opera?

Does opera exclude you, or do you exclude opera?

The public need to take the lead in exploring opera, says director of Opera Holland Park Michael Volpe

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