Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Bob Chilcott
27/02/2015
As he nears his 60th birthday, the British composer and conductor looks back at his career and...
Nick van Bloss
19/02/2015
The British pianist tells us about recording Beethoven’s monumental Diabelli Variations...
Kirill Gerstein
03/02/2015
The Russian pianist on making the first recording of a new edition of Tchaikovsky’s Piano...

Artist Interviews

Peter Phillips
The founder of the Tallis Scholars talks to us about the group's new disc and his work with Merton College Choir
Denes Varjon
We talk to pianist Dénes Várjon, who appears on the December BBC Music Magazine cover CD, about what it's like to perform with our cover star, cellist Steven Isserlis
Gabriela Montero
The Venezuelan pianist talks about her new composition, ExPatria, and giving her fellow Venezuelans a voice
Rex Lawson
We talk to the pianolist about the history of this almost-abandoned instrument and Gabriel Jackson's new work, Airplane Cantata, for choir and pianola
Lang Lang
The superstar pianist talks about why Beethoven is his musical god and the daunting task of performing all five of his Piano Concertos over three nights at the Royal Albert Hall
Mary Bevan
The soprano talks to Rebecca Franks about appearing in Fiona Shaw's new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro at ENO
Eric Whitacre
The American choral composer talks about his new residency at Sidney Sussex College and conducting in Cardiff
Javier Perianes
The Spanish pianist talks about recording Manuel de Falla's Nights in the Gardens of Spain and the power of imagination
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

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