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

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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