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

Beethoven
The leader of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra on playing Beethoven
jazz
Neil McKim talks to the British saxophonist
NMC
On why life’s tough for young composers
violinist
On playing with electric guitar…
London Symphony Orchestra
On Britten’s War Requiem
German baritone
The great German baritone has died
viola da gamba
We talk to the acclaimed viola da gamba player
LPO
Making a splash
Handel
On Handel's Il pastor fido
One of the world’s finest organists

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