Discover the story behind one of the greatest and most successful of all stage musicals – Leonard Bernstein’s ‘West Side Story’.
Martha Argerich is widely considered one of the greatest living pianists – to mark her 80th birthday we celebrate her remarkable career.
Discover our selection of the best Elgar works featuring 10 masterpieces including the ‘Enigma Variations' and his Cello and Violin Concertos.
BBC Proms 2021 welcome back audiences with six weeks of live concerts from the Royal Albert Hall in its 150th-anniversary year.
Mezzo-soprano Emily D’Angelo has signed to Deutsche Grammophon and will release her debut album for the label, 'enargeia', in October 2021.
The premiere of Stravinsky’s 'The Rite of Spring', on 29 May 1913, caused a riot and is perhaps the most notorious scandal in the history of music.
Violinist Nicola Benedetti will release her new album ‘Baroque’, and the Benedetti Foundation present the first Baroque Virtual Sessions, in July 2021.
Pianist Isata Kanneh-Mason explores the musical landscape of 20th century America on her new album ‘Summertime’ released 9 July 2021.
Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s new album ‘Gustav Mahler – Symphony No. 8’ will be available in Dolby Atmos.
A new podcast and video documentary series explores the fascinating story behind the pioneering record label Mercury Living Presence.
Bernard Herrmann’s complete film score recordings for Phase 4 will be released to mark the 110th anniversary of the birth of the great composer.
World leading choral ensemble VOCES8 will release their new album ‘Infinity’ in August 2021 – watch the video for ‘Scene Suspended’ here!
Niu Niu spoke to us about the inspiration behind his new album ‘Fate & Hope’ featuring Liszt’s piano transcription of Beethoven’s iconic Fifth Symphony.
Soprano Lise Davidsen won Female Singer of the Year at the 2021 International Opera Awards and made her La Scala debut last night.
André Rieu has personally selected his greatest performances from his legendary Maastricht concerts for his new DVD ‘Magical Maastricht’.
Violinist Randall Goosby, a protégé of Itzhak Perlman, celebrates the music of black classical composers on his debut album ‘Roots’.