The history of the castrati

What was a castrato? And what did they sound like? Inside their sinister history...

Classic FM’s Rising Stars: 30 brilliant musicians under the age of 30 we’re celebrating in 2023.

Classic FM’s Rising Stars: 30 sensational musicians performing in 2023

The Stumpff Lock in a laboratory at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Germany.

Scientific analysis of Beethoven’s DNA reveals he had Hepatitis B and high risk of liver disease

20 of the greatest piano concertos of all time. Pictured (L-R): Arsha Kaviani, Mitsuko Uchida, Yuja Wang.

The 20 best piano concertos of all time

Kingdom Hearts; World of Warcraft; Final Fantasy

The 20 best video game soundtracks of all time

Lang Lang performs a solo piano concert at Carnegi

The 16 best classical piano pieces of all time