Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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14/04/2015
The baritone and director tell us about bringing Mahler's music to the big screen
Composer Mark Bowden
07/04/2015
BBC National Orchestra of Wales's composer-in-residence on writing music inspired by the...
Japanese Pianist Noriko Ogawa
31/03/2015
We talk to the Japanese pianist about organising concerts for parents and carers of autistic...

Artist Interviews

Composer Sally Beamish
The British composer and former poet laureate discuss the world premiere of Equal Voices
Steve Reich
The legendary composer on his works inspired by Radiohead and writing a new percussion piece for Colin Currie
Violinist Jennifer Pike
The British violinist talks about her upcoming appearance on Radio 3’s Ten Pieces Special
Alison Balsom Paris
The British trumpeter introduces her new album and upcoming tour
Alessio Bax
The Italian pianist on recording some of Beethoven's best known works
Colin Currie
The Scottish percussionist introduces his upcoming festival Metal, Wood, Skin
Jeffrey Siegel
The American pianist talks about his Keyboard Conversations series
Jörg Widmann
‘Hans Werner Henze asked that our school present an opera. So I wrote one.’
Conductor Gustavo Gimeno
The Spanish conductor talks about his experience as the late Claudio Abbado's assistant
Diana Yukawa
We talk to the British violinist ahead of her appearance at Latitude

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