In the April issue of BBC Music Magazine...


Jonas Kaufmann

Jessica Duchen meets the brilliant German tenor in New York

Festival Guide 2014

Read our 42-page guide to the best summer festivals

Andrew Litton plays Oscar Peterson

Andrew Litton on transcribing and recording Oscar Peterson's virtuosic improvisations

CPE Bach

George Pratt sheds light on the life and works of CPE Bach on the tercentenary of his birth


As the British Museum's Viking exhibition opens, Michael Scott Rohan explores Norse music

On your free cover CD...

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center specially recorded Mendelssohn's Piano Quartet in B minor and Schumann's Piano Quartet in E flat for us. watch an exclusive behind-the-scenes video about the CMS's recording and production process below

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Previous issues of BBC Music Magazine

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014


Christmas 2013