Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Michael Spyres (Russell Duncan)
30/10/2014
The American tenor on Donizetti's Les martyrs
Giovanni Sollima
23/10/2014
The Italian cellist on his upcoming tour with pianist Kathryn Stott
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

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

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