Trumpet plastic bottle mute

When you don’t have a trumpet mute to hand, use a plastic bottle

Mozart vs Tchaikovsky quiz

Quiz: Are you more like Mozart or Tchaikovsky?

oboe snaps - LSO Olivier

This oboe soloist’s reed SNAPPED mid-solo, but he recovered like a pro

Simon Rattle outside LSO St Luke's, 17 Jan 2017.

‘Conducting is hard – it doesn’t get easier’: Simon Rattle’s top conducting tips

Kiri Te Kanawa

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa given the Lifetime Achievement Award and Classic FM wins a Gramophone Award 2017

Simon Rattle LSO

'Simon Rattle is not afraid to say what he thinks about the state of music education – he's great for music in the UK'

cypress hill london symphony orchestra simpsons

The London Symphony Orchestra and Cypress Hill might actually make THAT Simpsons moment come true