Articles

Hubert Parry
16 September 2018
Read the words Hubert Parry put to his legendary wartime choral work
Cellist Jacqueline du Pré
12 September 2018
From Pablo Casals to Jacqueline du Pré, we explore the iconic cellists and recordings of the 20th century
Last Night of the Proms
8 September 2018
As the 2018 BBC Proms draws to a close we look back at six famous Last Nights
Malcolm Sargent conducts the Last Night of the BBC Proms
7 September 2018
We take a look at how Edward Elgar’s famous work became so central to the Last Night celebrations
7 September 2018
The American mezzo's performance in Glyndebourne's production of Handel's Theodora made history. Discover her miraculous artistry with our playlist
6 September 2018
The new schedule includes a dedicated Slow Radio slot and a year-long exploration of the most momentous musical moments of the last century
Coventry Cathedral
6 September 2018
We spoke to the legendary baritone in 2012 about his memories of this piece's first performance
Last of the BBC Proms
5 September 2018
Which have been the most memorable Last Nights?
5 September 2018
As the viola takes centre stage at tonight's Prom in Berlioz's Harold in Italy, we reflect on some of our favourite pieces for the instrument
4 September 2018
Ahead of tonight's BBC Prom, strut your stuff to our tango playlist
4 September 2018
We tell you everything you need to know in the run-up to this year’s BBC Proms season
Lili Boulanger
3 September 2018
With Lili Boulanger's music being featured in today's Prom at Cadogan Hall, we thought we'd highlight six of the best pieces by the French...
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