We celebrate the women who brought up some of the biggest names in classical music
Discover the people who inspired some of the greatest music
The great composers in miniature…
The great composer Frédéric Chopin played his final piano concerts in Britain and wasn’t best pleased by the people, the weather or a near-fatal accident in a horse-drawn carriage.
Preludes, nocturnes, waltzes - Chopin composed some of the greatest Romantic piano music. Learn more about him with our interesting facts.
Classic FM takes a look at some of the artists, musicians and composers who achieved great things before they hit 18.
Three members of Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot have been jailed for hooliganism after they staged a guerrilla concert - but who is the classical music equivalent?
E.L. James' book Fifty Shades Of Grey has inspired an album of fantastic classical music - here's our track by track album guide!
Freddy Kempf is a naturally spontaneous artist who seeks to recreate in the studio the same electricity that attends his concerts