Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Alexandre Desplat
09/12/2014
The French film composer on working with Angelina Jolie on her latest feature Unbroken
Marcus Rudolf Axt
28/11/2014
The chief executive of Bamberg Symphony on why the orchestra has been commissioning new encores...
Ruth Wall
27/11/2014
The Scottish harpist introduces her festive CD release and tour, The Three Harps of Christmas

Artist Interviews

Peter Lieberson
The American composer talks about a welcome revival of his 1991 monodrama/opera King Gesar in New York
Phronesis
Bassist Jasper Høiby and his trio Phronesis have been deservedly creating a stir on the UK’s jazz scene. With his third album Alive out now, Høiby talks to Neil McKim
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

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