Lili Boulanger

This great French composer died exactly 100 years ago… but you probably haven’t heard of her

Alice Farnham RPS

‘We are as diverse in our abilities and our style as men’ – conductor Alice Farnham

Wallis Giunta baby

These musicians took a baby on stage to perform a lullaby – and it was unbelievably sweet

Stock female cellist - gender study

25 per cent believe women don’t have the same opportunities as men in the music industry

Joyce DiDonato

‘A year ago – wow – did the world look different’ – Joyce DiDonato on why only the arts can mend society

Angela Gheorghiu

Angela Gheorghiu: 'We are living in a very difficult period after the Brexit vote'

Rachel Portman

12 reasons why Rachel Portman is an inspirational film composer

Canterbury Cathedral Girls Choir

Canterbury Cathedral has a Girls’ Choir – and they’ve just recorded their first album

Bacewicz Complete String Quartets

This female composer gave secret underground concerts during WWII

Solar flare

This piece of music uses the *actual* sounds of the sun

track picture

Was Mozart’s sister actually the most talented musician in the family?

Louise Alder

‘It’s really important to create your support network very early on’ – advice from a rising star

Aliette de Laleu and Yuja Wang

Should female musicians be allowed to dress how they want?

101-year-old playing Chopin

Life goals: this pianist plays Chopin on her 101st birthday

Benedetti Tchaikovsky masterclass

Nicola Benedetti: 'Tchaikovsky really captured the drama of what a virtuoso can do'

Nicola Benedetti

‘It’s wrong to criticise classical audiences for being old’ says violinist Nicola Benedetti