Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Colin Currie
20/08/2014
The Scottish percussionist introduces his upcoming festival Metal, Wood, Skin
Jeffrey Siegel
14/08/2014
The American pianist talks about his Keyboard Conversations series
Jörg Widmann
07/08/2014
‘Hans Werner Henze asked that our school present an opera. So I wrote one.’

Artist Interviews

Vadim Gluzman
The violinist talks about Korngold's Violin Concerto and why his London concert this October is a return to childhood
Gabor Takacs-Nagy
Hungarian violinist-turned-conductor and founder of the Takács Quartet this month takes the helm as music director at the Manchester Camerata
Joby Talbot
The composer of the ballet Alice's Adventures in Wonderland talks about White Rabbits, the Queen of Hearts and why his work is nothing like a Beatrix Potter tale
Daniel Hope
The violinist and artistic director of the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Festival (Festival MV) talks about this year’s programme and its memorial concert for the victims of 9/11
Claire Martin
The jazz singer on appearing in her first Prom and why there should be a Big Band in every jazz club in the country
Andrea Bacchetti
The Italian pianist on JS Bach, Glenn Gould and playing in England
David Aaron Carpenter
The brilliant violist tells us about his new Paganini-inspired CD
Pat Metheny
Oliver Condy talks to the great jazz guitarist about his new solo album, What’s It All About
Marcus Farnsworth
The baritone who won the 2009 Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition
Charles Owen
Pianist Charles Owen talks to Helen Wallace about his latest disc of Fauré piano music

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