Exclusive Features

Articles, views and interviews with some of the biggest names in classical music
Latest Exclusives
Artist Interviews
Amelia Freedman, Nash Ensemble (Charles Green)
14/10/2014
We talk to the Nash Ensemble's founder about 50 years of music making with the group
Artist Interviews
Composer Sally Beamish
10/10/2014
The British composer and former poet laureate discuss the world premiere of Equal Voices
Artist Interviews
Steve Reich
08/10/2014
The legendary composer on his works inspired by Radiohead and writing a new percussion piece for...

Artist Interviews

Violinist Jennifer Pike
The British violinist talks about her upcoming appearance on Radio 3’s Ten Pieces Special
Alison Balsom Paris
The British trumpeter introduces her new album and upcoming tour
Alessio Bax
The Italian pianist on recording some of Beethoven's best known works
Colin Currie
The Scottish percussionist introduces his upcoming festival Metal, Wood, Skin
Jeffrey Siegel
The American pianist talks about his Keyboard Conversations series
Jörg Widmann
‘Hans Werner Henze asked that our school present an opera. So I wrote one.’
Conductor Gustavo Gimeno
The Spanish conductor talks about his experience as the late Claudio Abbado's assistant
Diana Yukawa
We talk to the British violinist ahead of her appearance at Latitude
Christiane Karg
The German soprano on playing Sandrina in Mozart's La finta giardiniera
David Lang
We talk to composer David Lang ahead of the premiere of his work for 1000 untrained voices, Crowd Out
James Rhodes
Pianist James Rhodes introduces his brand new label in association with Signum, Instrumental Records
Arun Ghosh
The composer and clarinettist talks about his new piece, Spitalfields Suite, ahead of the Spitalfields Summer Festival

World of Music

Nutcracker
Listen to music from Tchaikovsky's masterpiece
Britten and Pears
What to tune into over the centenary weekend
Sir John Tavener
We look at the unique genius of the great British...
BIS at 40
The independent classical label was founded 40 years...
Top 50 recordings
The must-have performances on disc

Out and About

Debussy
Oliver Condy discusses Debussy with pianist Lucy...
Charles Jennens
Oliver Condy finds out about the man who provided the...
The barn at Charleston Manor
Visit an idyllic chamber music festival in the Sussex...
Leif Ove Andsnes
Visit the station that provided the backdrop for David...
The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne
Take a trip to the hotel where Debussy completed his...