All Music News & Songs

Thursday, 4th February 2016

  1. Daniel Hope: My Tribute to Yehudi Menuhin
  2. CBSO picks Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla as its next music director – and she’s awesome

Tuesday, 2nd February 2016

  1. Pavarotti’s 15-year-old granddaughter sings ‘Nessun Dorma’ magnificently

Monday, 1st February 2016

  1. Watch a hilarious and cringe-inducing page-turning nightmare live in concert

Thursday, 28th January 2016

  1. This guy perfectly WHISTLES Mozart's fiendishly difficult Queen of the Night Aria
  2. Philharmonia Orchestra brings virtual reality to Southbank Centre

Wednesday, 27th January 2016

  1. Jaap van Zweden announced as New York Philharmonic music director

Friday, 22nd January 2016

  1. Bruch/Lalo/Sarasate: Renaud Capuçon/Orchestre de Paris/Järvi

Wednesday, 20th January 2016

  1. Ten reasons why the Royal Scottish National Orchestra is one of the most extraordinary in Britain

Tuesday, 19th January 2016

  1. We asked a star classical pianist to critique Justin Bieber playing Beethoven's 'Für Elise'

Friday, 15th January 2016

  1. Maestro Mariss Jansons was given an almighty and heartwarming birthday surprise from his orchestra

Thursday, 14th January 2016

  1. The Sixteen embark on Choral Pilgrimage 2016
  2. A 10-year-old Yo-Yo Ma sent an adorable letter to Leonard Bernstein

Tuesday, 12th January 2016

  1. This drone world record soundtracked by Beethoven is properly spectacular
  2. Now THIS is how you replace a violin string mid-concerto
  3. How to calm your baby: pianist Alessio Bax has the answer

Monday, 11th January 2016

  1. Playing the Imperial March from Star Wars is weirdly soothing to this baby

Thursday, 7th January 2016

  1. New Year's Concert 2016: Vienna Philharmonic/Mariss Jansons
  2. See the beautiful moment a street piano solo becomes a spontaneous duet

Tuesday, 5th January 2016

  1. A poor saxophonist lost a spring and it made Bolero solo sound exceptionally weird
  2. 'I don't think people should have their phones out and be able to eat and drink at concerts' says violinist Nicola Benedetti
  3. That video of the raccoon losing his candyfloss is now even more tragic with Barber’s Adagio For Strings

Monday, 4th January 2016

  1. Sounds of the 1860s: listen to the earliest recordings known
  2. A previously unknown Beethoven manuscript has been discovered – hanging on a wall in a house in Connecticut

Thursday, 31st December 2015

  1. 'Most conductors are actually very sensitive under their apparent thick-skin' says conductor Andrew Gourlay

Wednesday, 30th December 2015

  1. Matthew Bourne, Alina Ibragimova and Radu Lupu among those recognised in New Year Honours 2016

Wednesday, 23rd December 2015

  1. This haunting choral version of a Mariah Carey classic is making our Christmas right now

Monday, 21st December 2015

  1. Star Wars soundtracked by Mahler 6 sounds absolutely awesome

Saturday, 19th December 2015

  1. Kurt Masur, legendary conductor, dies

Thursday, 17th December 2015

  1. Google celebrates Beethoven’s 245th birthday with an interactive Doodle

Wednesday, 16th December 2015

  1. Watch the cast of Star Wars sing an a cappella version of the Star Wars theme
  2. London's proposed new concert hall could be built on Museum of London site and cost £278m

Monday, 14th December 2015

  1. Harrison Ford talks beautifully about the power of John Williams' music for Star Wars

Friday, 11th December 2015

  1. Yulefest: Christmas music from Trinity College Cambridge

Thursday, 10th December 2015

  1. 'The normal life of a band is four or five years – we've been here for 12 because of our fans' says Il Divo

Wednesday, 9th December 2015

  1. Opera director calls Riccardo Chailly an ‘a**hole’ backstage (and it was recorded)

Tuesday, 8th December 2015

  1. A detailed explanation of why Sibelius' 5th Symphony has the greatest finale of all time
  2. Forty years on, Classic FM reunites John Rutter with long-lost composer of Christmas carol
  3. Every single orchestral part of the Star Wars theme - played on electric guitar

Friday, 4th December 2015

  1. Downton Abbey music: listen to unreleased tracks from the original score