Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Jeannette Sorrell
20/11/2014
The artistic director of Baroque ensemble Apollo's Fire prepares for the festive season
John Luther Adams
11/11/2014
The Pulitzer Prize-winning composer on his piece Become Ocean
Richard Causton
03/11/2014
The composer and lecturer on Cambridge University's upcoming Birtwistle festival

Artist Interviews

Osmo Vänskä
The Finnish conductor on why he thinks music by Nielsen and Sibelius should be performed more often
Giovanni Guzzo
Looks ahead to the new season in Manchester
Julia Wolfe
On writing for bagpipes and body percussion
John Wilson
On providing good quality light entertainment
François-Xavier Roth
We talk to the French conductor about why Liszt is still underrated as a composer
Mark Simpson
On having his music performed at the Proms
Milos Karadaglic
On performing at the Royal Albert Hall
Cameron Carpenter
On JS Bach, improvising and the Albert Hall organ
Julian Bliss
The British clarinettist on his latest album
The conductor on bringing the São Paolo Symphony Orchestra to its first ever BBC Prom

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We dispel common assumptions made about the...
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Five lesser-known works by the 'Sorcerer...
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