Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Benjamin Grosvenor
18/12/2014
The British pianist on the challenges of playing varied programmes and how to approach piano...
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...

Artist Interviews

Wayne Marshall
The virtuoso organist talks to us as he prepares to play the mighty Willis organ at the Royal Albert Hall on 21 October
The leading German pianist, founder of the Beaux Arts Trio, gives his thoughts on today's piano whizzkids
Sharon Isbin
The American guitarist reveals the inspirations behind her latest CD, Journey to the new world
The brilliant young soprano tells us about taking on Mozart's Marriage of Figaro at the New York Met
José Serebrier
The conductor talks about unlocking the hidden drama of Glazunov's symphonies.
Steve Kuhn
The pianist who played as part of John Coltrane’s quartet in 1960 tells us why he has now released an album surveying Coltrane’s career
Sarah Connolly
As she gets ready to make her debut at the Last Night of the Proms, the mezzo-soprano talks Gershwin, costume changes and being 'obsessed' with the role of Dido
Nelson Goerner
The Argentine pianist, who stars on our October cover CD, tells us why Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1 packs an emotional punch
The former BBC Jazz Award-winning tenor saxophonist discusses the latest Partisans album By Proxy
Unsuk Chin
The Korean composer gives us a taster of her new Cello Concerto

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