Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Alison Balsom Paris
11/09/2014
The British trumpeter introduces her new album and upcoming tour
Alessio Bax
02/09/2014
The Italian pianist on recording some of Beethoven's best known works
Colin Currie
20/08/2014
The Scottish percussionist introduces his upcoming festival Metal, Wood, Skin

Artist Interviews

Conductor Paul Hillier
The British conductor talks about letting his imagination roam through the worlds of Buxtehude and Pelles Gudmundsen-Holmgreen
Sir John Eliot Gardiner
The British conductor on his Bach Pilgrimage with the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists
Jakub Hrusa
The new conductor of Glyndebourne on Tour on Mozart's Don Giovanni
Stephen Kovacevich
As he celebrates his 70th birthday with a Wigmore Hall concert, the pianist talks to Oliver Condy
Violinist Levon Chilingirian
The first violinist and founder of the Chilingirian Quartet talks about recording Mozart’s String Quintets
Violinist Rachel Podger
The British violinist on recording Bach with her ensemble Brecon Baroque
Composer Alexander Goehr
One of England’s leading composers talks about his ‘last’ opera, Promised End, based on Shakespeare’s King Lear
Adam Fischer
Now more than halfway through his complete cycle of Mozart's Symphonies, the Hungarian conductor tells us why he was inspired to record them all
Conductor David Afkham
The young German conductor, assistant of the London Symphony Orchestra, reflects on time with the world's top orchestras
Frank Peter Zimmermann
After 18 years the German violinist has returned to the Sibelius Violin Concerto. He tells us why

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