Read our guide to Bach’s ‘Prelude In C Major’, from ‘The Well-Tempered Clavier’, and watch Lang Lang perform the masterpiece.
Antonio Vivaldi was one of greatest Baroque composers – the best Vivaldi works feature 10 masterpieces including ‘The Four Seasons’.
Pavarotti is principally associated with only a handful of composers and prime among them is Puccini – read our guide to their essential operas.
Want to know where to start with opera? Discover our selection of the best operas featuring the top 10 most popular operas of all time.
Brahms was one of the greatest composers of the Romantic era – the best Brahms works include symphonies, concertos and piano masterpieces.
Who are the world’s best orchestras? Our greatest top 10 are unparalleled in terms of their sound, sheer musicality and brilliance.
Beethoven’s ‘Moonlight’ Sonata is one of the most famous pieces of piano music - our masterpiece guide includes an interview with Murray Perahia.
Essential recordings from the first decade of Pavarotti’s 45 year recording career with Decca – an era of Puccini, Donizetti and Verdi.
Celebrating 100 years of music excellence 'LA Phil 100 Years', a 32CD + 3DVD box set, is the most comprehensive collection of the orchestra’s history.
Explore our masterpiece guide to Bach’s 'Brandenburg Concertos' uncovering the history behind these groundbreaking works.
Read our Top 10 guide and listen to the best tenors that ever lived including Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo and Enrico Caruso.
Handel was one of the greatest composers of the Baroque period – explore the best Handel works featuring 10 masterpieces including 'Messiah'.
Our opera introduction features some of the most famous operas by the greatest composers including Mozart, Verdi, Puccini and Wagner.