Articles

15 May 2019
Everything you need to know about the first night of this year's BBC Proms
15 May 2019
After his death in February this year, we find the top five recordings of the man of many musical talents: conductor, pianist and composer, André Previn 
15 May 2019
We bring you four of the finest examples of the work of Claudio Monteverdi on disc
14 May 2019
The BBC Music Magazine team chooses the greatest new recordings each week
Sir Henry Wood
14 May 2019
Summers would be different were it not for Sir Henry Wood, the Proms founder, orchestrator and conductor... 
Fanny Mendelssohn
14 May 2019
We enjoy the finest recordings of a chamber work that reveals the exceptional craft of a composer stifled by the era in which she lived…
13 May 2019
We give the story behind the composer's folk-song influenced A Sea Symphony 
11 May 2019
We choose some of the best pieces of music to listen to when it's pouring down outside
10 May 2019
The London Contemporary Voices choose some of the greatest works for choirs by living composers
10 May 2019
The Romantic composer was a master of symphonies, concertos, piano music and chamber music. We take a look back through his compositional output, and choose...
9 May 2019
The Proms Guide, the queues, the flag waving...everything, in short, that makes the BBC Proms the best classical music festival in the world.
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