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

Alexander Goehr
On the pros and cons of writing in the shadow of Bach
James Whitbourn
On telling the story of Anne Frank in music
Billy Budd
The South African baritone talks about taking on one of Britten’s best-loved roles
Kristine Opolais
The Latvian soprano on Puccini's Suor Angelica
Listening Project Symphony
Listening Project Symphony
Jocelyn Pook
The composer on her song cycle Hearing Voices
Alexandre Tharaud
On travelling back to 1920s Paris
Berta Rojas
The classical guitarist on the music of Paraguay
Peter Whelan
The Ensemble Marsyas's bassonist talks about Zelenka
Nikolai Lugansky
The Russian pianist on recording Rachmaninov

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