Step inside France's most beautiful concert halls
How does classical music make you feel? You told us!
Cringefest: how to play the violin, according to stock photos
Classic FM Live at Darley Park 2014: all the stunning pictures
Which composer had the messiest handwriting? Judge for yourself
Classic FM Movie Music Hall of Fame 2014
We have a winner! Listen to our interview with this year's triumphant film composer, have your say on the top 100 - and see how your local town voted. All at the Movie Music Hall of Fame hub.
Bernstein up a tree, Boulez making salad... composers know how to chill
Paris musical map: a guide to the city's best destinations
Navigate composers, concert halls and cathedrals in our classical guide to the streets of the City of Light
Saint-Saens' Organ Symphony: The work that could not be surpassed
Full Works Concert, Tuesday 2 September, 8pm. From pigs to pop songs, there’s something special about Saint-Saens, says Jane Jones.
LISTEN AGAIN: Back to school at the Movies
On Saturday Night at the Movies, Howard Goodall looks at films about education, including the late, great Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society.
Is it over for the symphony orchestra?
'Symphony orchestras in their present form have only a few more decades left, at most' - Ivan Fischer
Is Maxim Vengerov the greatest living violinist?
'He's the complete package. A consummate violin player with brilliant technique, energy and showmanship' - Jane Jones
2014 Movie Music Hall of Fame: what do you think?
We've just announced the nation's favourite movie music – and we want to know what you think. What should have been in this year's chart? Why aren't there more women composers? Where are the latest film scores?
Howard Shore's Lord of the Rings tops Movie Music Hall of Fame 2014
Shore's movie soundtrack lands at no. 1 for the fifth year in a row, with Steven Price's Gravity the highest new entry
Classical Music Periods
Lose yourself in the endlessly fascinating world of classical music with this beautiful hardback book. Order now.
Open your eyes to the musical history of ‘The Eternal City’. Featuring music composed in, inspired or made famous by Rome.
Discover the diverse and fascinating musical past of France's great capital city - Paris, for just £6.99.
If you enjoy listening to The Full Works Concerts on Classic FM, you'll love our CD range. Get 2 CDs for just £10 from HMV now!
Don't miss this six-day floral extravaganza set in the stunning surroundings of Wisley, and featuring the National Dahlia Society Annual Show, 2–7 September 2014.
Soloists Bryn Terfel, Ekaterina Scherbachenko and Stefan Rügamer join the RCS and London Philharmonic Orchestra to mark Remembrance Sunday and raise money for Veterans Aid.
RHS Gardens offer wonderful days out and gardening inspiration.
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