Most shared Tchaikovsky features

Pieces the great composers hated

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

Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture lyrics

Here’s what Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture would sound like with LYRICS

Hall of Fame 2018

Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture tops the Classic FM Hall of Fame for the first time ever

Tchaikovsky Symphony 6

Tchaikovsky's Sixth Symphony is one of the greatest pieces ever written: and here's exactly why

tchaikovsky 1812 overture

The 1812 Overture: the hit that Tchaikovsky hated

mobile phone concert etiquette

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

Giorgia Bertazzi

Watch an amazing performance of Grieg’s Piano Concerto – live from Liverpool Philharmonic Hall!

Alexandra Dariescu The Nutcracker and I

Watch: The Nutcracker performed by a pianist, a ballet dancer… and digital animation

Mozart vs Tchaikovsky quiz

Quiz: Are you more like Mozart or Tchaikovsky?

Dmitri Hvorostovsky

This performance shows exactly why Dmitri Hvorostovsky was one of the all-time greats

Tchaikovsky Pampers

Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, played on Pampers nappies

New Releases 4th September

New Releases: 'Pavarotti: The People's Tenor' and Jean-Efflam Bavouzet plays Mozart

New releases 21st Aug

New releases: Isabelle Faust plays Mendelssohn & Antonio Meneses plays Tchaikovsky, Schumann and Saint-Saens

Musical feuds

Why did these composers have life-long musical feuds?

Tchaikovsky and Edison

What did Tchaikovsky’s voice sound like? Here’s a rare recording

Benedetti Tchaikovsky masterclass

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

New releases 29th May

New releases: 'Hope' by Libera & 'Grand Tour - Baroque Road Trip'

yejin noh montreal piano competition

We’re at the Montreal International Piano Competition, and the talent is blowing our minds