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

Claire Booth
A walk on the wild side
Joyce El-Khoury
On rare Donizetti
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

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