The World of Music

Interesting facts and quirky stories from around the classical music world
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Yehudi Menuhin and Daniel Hope
20/03/2016
We talk to three musicians who studied and worked with Yehudi Menuhin
16/02/2016
We pick the hymns that stand out from the rest  
12/02/2016
We explore the performers who like to do things their own way…

The World of Music

Yehudi Menuhin and Daniel Hope
We talk to three musicians who studied and worked with Yehudi Menuhin
We pick the hymns that stand out from the rest  
We explore the performers who like to do things their own way…
We celebrate Australia Day with a line-up of Antipodean excellence
We celebrate Burns Night in the company of the great composers
Our musical New Year resolutions...
We reveal our grand plans for 2016
The Kings choristers enter the chapel
For many, Christmas just would not be Christmas without the magic of the TV broadcast of carols from King’s College, Cambridge. Rebecca Franks heads behind the scenes to find out how it’s filmed...
We spot six famous classical musicians who have appeared in movies
We take a look at when not all went as planned at the Albert Hall…
It’s Independence Day today, so here’s a brief musical nod to the good old US of A…

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Judith Weir
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Khatia Buniatishvili
Artist Interviews
We revisit our first ever interview with our March...
Yevgeny Sudbin
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The Russian pianist celebrates ten years on BIS...
Henri Dutilleux
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Today is the 100 year anniversary of Henri Dutilleux...
Artist Interviews
A look at the life and legacy of the pioneering...
Out and About
The first public screening of BBC Ten Pieces Secondary...
Conductor Suzi Digby
Artist Interviews
Hear the second reader-rendition of the 2015 BBC Music...
The Yehudi Menuhin School Choir (Credit: Simon Larter-Evans)
Artist Interviews
Hear the first reader-rendition of the 2015 BBC Music...
Stephen Layton
Artist Interviews
The conductor looks forward to the 30th St John's...
Thomas Hewitt Jones (Credit: Will Dolphin)
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We talk to Thomas Hewitt Jones, composer of the 2014...
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