• Gallery: Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble at Boughton House

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  • Lang Lang and Harnoncourt as you've never seen them before

  • Gramophone Editor’s Choice recordings – September 2014

    Gramophone Editor’s Choice recordings – September 2014

  • Gramophone Classical Music Awards Shortlist 2014 – all is revealed!

    Gramophone Awards Shortlist 2014 – all is revealed!

News

Book your ticket for the Gramophone Awards

Book your tickets for the Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2014!

Don't miss the opportunity to attend the world's most prestigious classical music awards ceremony – with live performances – in London on September 17 (reader event hosted by Presto Classical)

Features

Gramophone Editor’s Choice recordings – September 2014

Gramophone Editor’s Choice recordings – September 2014

Read the reviews and stream this month's Editor's Choice recordings

HRT AirStreamer makes the wireless link between computer and hi-fi

HRT AirStreamer makes the wireless link between computer and hi-fi

High-quality two-part system is perfect for streaming music services and computer-stored music

Impressions of war

Impressions of war

From Vaughan Williams to Schoenberg, the composers whose music was shaped by the horrors of war

The classical school of rock

The classical school of rock

Jonny Greenwood and Bryce Dessner are just two of a growing number of rock musicians who are writing music for the 'classical' concert hall. Pwyll ap Siôn traces the origins of a musical revolution...

Blogs

How much is a recording worth?

In 1963, Karajan's Beethoven symphony set cost one week's wage to buy

Benjamin Grosvenor on the joy of learning a new work by Judith Weir – PLUS stream bonus tracks from 'Dances'

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor writes an exclusive blog for Gramophone before his Proms appearances

Tavener and Salonen: reaching new audiences in unexpected ways

Gramophone's editor introduces the August issue of the magazine

Why write symphonies?

'I would like to think we might now be in a phase when composers no longer seek merely to impress with complexity'

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