Articles

15 August 2018
Ahead of tonight's BBC Prom, we introduce the delights of Debussy's intoxicating symphonic poem
14 August 2018
The composers who wrote for the saxophone's sound 
Scriabin
14 August 2018
With Scriabin’s The Poem of Ecstasy rounding off tonight’s Prom, we list four other composers who claimed to see music as colour…
13 August 2018
As the centenary of the completion of The Planets was celebrated at the First Night of the Proms, we bring you the best recordings of each movement of the...
13 August 2018
Where should you start with the contemporary Estonian composer's music? Here's our handy guide to the unmissable albums
12 August 2018
Today's #BreakfastPromelette features a playlist of highlights by the French composer
10 August 2018
We round up the best classical music broadcasts on radio and television for this coming week
10 August 2018
What you need to know about the Austrian's 'Titan'…
Johannes Brahms
7 August 2018
An inspiring quote from Johannes Brahms forms today's Breakfast Promelette, before tonight's performance of the German Requiem by the BBC Symphony...
JS Bach
5 August 2018
Today's Promelette explores the finest recordings of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos with an exclusive Apple Music playlist
Paul Wittgenstein
4 August 2018
Pianist Paul Wittgenstein lost his right arm during World War I, but that didn't stop him playing; in fact he went on to commission several new works for...
Mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly
3 August 2018
For today's Breakfast Promelette, here's a peek on location at our magazine cover photoshoot with the brilliant British mezzo-soprano
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