Artist Interviews

Read exclusive interviews with some of classical music's most exciting artists
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Cordelia Williams
24/03/2015
The British pianist celebrates Olivier Messiaen through a year-long series of concerts, visual art...
Judith Bingham and Judith Weir
20/03/2015
As the reburial of Richard III approaches, we talk to two British composers about writing music for...
Francisco Lopez
10/03/2015
The leading sound artist on his new BBC Radio 3 commission

Artist Interviews

Joshua Redman
We talk to the saxophonist ahead of a jazz series at Wigmore Hall
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

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