Watch this man turn a carrot into a clarinet - and then play it
One of the most difficult pieces for violin - played on the double bass. Amazing
Watch this string quartet play Beethoven from memory at Bristol Proms
10 musical antiques. But what did they sell for at auction?
How do you make a really loud cello? Cover it in polystyrene
Classic FM at the Bristol Proms
Daniel Hope plays Tchaikovsky at the Bristol Proms
The violinist performs Tchaikovsky's 'Souvenir de Florence' live at the Bristol Proms 2015.
On this day in 1966, England won the World Cup, beating West Germany 4-2. John marks the anniversary with some suitably victorious music.
The Eternal Ecstasy - Music of Visionary Transcendence
Classic FM Album of the Week, starting Monday 27 July 2015 after 10am
Catch-up on radio highlights
Everything you need to know about Composed, our new classical music streaming app
Let us help you decide what piece you're in the mood for - then listen to it right...
The British Library has put one million images online. Here are the 25 best musical...
The most extraordinary, beautiful, musical pictures from the pages of 15th to 19th century books in the British Library.
Letters of the great composers: 12 moving, funny and inspiring quotations from the...
Explore our gallery of fascinating quotations from the letters of the great composers
Most shared on Classic FM
Which great composer were you in a past life?
Can you name the concerto just from looking at the music?
New Bond soundtrack: what does the new Spectre trailer tell us?
Thomas Newman nods to OHMSS, but it sounds far darker…
Director discovers secret film score for Magnificent Seven remake - after composer's...
Director Antoine Fuqua says he will use James Horner's 'glorious' score - written without even seeing the movie.
Pay what you like and bring in your beer – legendary UK orchestra tears up the...
What would you pay for an orchestral concert?
What happens when an injury stops your music-making? Three powerful stories
Here are a few stories from those who have experienced serious injury, and how they came out the other side.
Classical Music Periods
The brand new album from No.1 guitarist Craig Ogden. The perfect summer guitar music. Order now.
Conducted by Vasily Petrenko and performed by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Out Now >
Discover the truth behind Vienna’s extraordinary musical dynasty. Pre-order before August 16th and get £7 off.
This pocket-sized handbook reviews the most important record labels and recommends 100 recordings for beginners and experts alike
Find someone on the same wavelength
I think it's great to share & enjoy your life with someone special. I'm told I...
I'm a bit easy going, tolerant of other peoples views although I may not agree...
Hi, I'm Bob. I'm mainly Labrador, and share a house with my male human in...
I am a mature well travellled man who was widowed over 3 years ago. I miss...
Someone to grow young disgracefully with. To laugh, cuddle, kiss (the kissing...
I am a lively, engaging person who is interested in a wide range of aspects of...
Lively, good humoured, bright and articulate. I am very sociable , like meeting...
I am a happy go lucky, positive, independent and apparently quite funny. Well...