Exclusive Features

Articles, views and interviews with some of the biggest names in classical music
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Artist Interviews
Alison Balsom Paris
11/09/2014
The British trumpeter introduces her new album and upcoming tour
Artist Interviews
Alessio Bax
02/09/2014
The Italian pianist on recording some of Beethoven's best known works
Artist Interviews
Colin Currie
20/08/2014
The Scottish percussionist introduces his upcoming festival Metal, Wood, Skin

Artist Interviews

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
Pretty Yende
Elizabeth Davis meets the South African soprano
John Storgårds
We talk to the Finnish conductor about recording all seven Sibelius symphonies
Ilan Volkov
We meet conductor Ilan Volkov during Tectonics festival in Reykjavík
Stuart Skelton
We catch up with Stuart Skelton, currently starring in Britten's dark opera

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...