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The best classical music for morning

The best classical music for mornings

Pieces the great composers hated

From Boléro to the 1812 Overture: these are the pieces that embarrassed the great composers

Leonard Elschenbroich and Edward Elgar

Elgar's Cello Concerto: a work torn between nostalgia for the past and fear of the future

Nimrod string quartet

This stunning string quartet rendition of Elgar's 'Nimrod' will give you goosebumps

mobile phone concert etiquette

Is it OK to use your mobile phone during a concert?

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Catch up with our LIVE Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra concert

Reasons to learn a musical instrument

10 reasons you should take up a musical instrument

Elgar Nimrod makes us cry

A detailed explanation of why Elgar’s Nimrod makes you break down in uncontrollable tears

Daniel Barenboim talks to Charlotte Green

Daniel Barenboim: ‘It’d be exhilarating to spend 24 hours with Mozart’

Edward Elgar's bushy moustache!

9 reasons you should be listening to Elgar RIGHT NOW

New releases 12th June

New Releases: Bach with Zhu Xiao-Mei and Emmanuel Despax plays Chopin

new releases 10th april

New releases: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra plays Brahms and Beethoven with the London Philharmonic Orchestra

album reviews 27th march

New releases: John Williams & Steven Spielberg - The Ultimate Collection and Elgar & Tchaikovsky - Cello Works

New releases 27th feb

New Releases: Vivaldi's Four Seasons with Daniel Hope and The Italian Job

New Releases 30th January

New Releases: NYO plays Holst and Mozart with violinist James Ehnes

best organ pieces

These are absolutely the best organ pieces in existence

youth orchestra play elgar in airport

This youth orchestra were stuck overnight in an airport, so they played something truly beautiful