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Articles, views and interviews with some of the biggest names in classical music
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Artist Interviews
Benjamin Grosvenor
18/12/2014
The British pianist on the challenges of playing varied programmes and how to approach piano...
Artist Interviews
Alexandre Desplat
09/12/2014
The French film composer on working with Angelina Jolie on her latest feature Unbroken
Artist Interviews
Marcus Rudolf Axt
28/11/2014
The chief executive of Bamberg Symphony on why the orchestra has been commissioning new encores...

Artist Interviews

Ruth Wall
The Scottish harpist introduces her festive CD release and tour, The Three Harps of Christmas
Jeannette Sorrell
The artistic director of Baroque ensemble Apollo's Fire prepares for the festive season
John Luther Adams
The Pulitzer Prize-winning composer on his piece Become Ocean
Richard Causton
The composer and lecturer on Cambridge University's upcoming Birtwistle festival
Michael Spyres (Russell Duncan)
The American tenor on Donizetti's Les martyrs
Giovanni Sollima
The Italian cellist on his upcoming tour with pianist Kathryn Stott
Amelia Freedman, Nash Ensemble (Charles Green)
We talk to the Nash Ensemble's founder about 50 years of music making with the group
Composer Sally Beamish
The British composer and former poet laureate discuss the world premiere of Equal Voices
Steve Reich
The legendary composer on his works inspired by Radiohead and writing a new percussion piece for Colin Currie
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

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...
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