• King's College London organist David Trendell has died

  • Beethoven's Symphony No 7, introduced by Michael Tilson Thomas

  • Top 10 Rachmaninov recordings

  • Gallery: the RPO 'at home' in Cadogan Hall

  • Exclusive video: Angel Blue sings Gershwin's 'Summertime'

    Exclusive video: Angel Blue sings Gershwin's 'Summertime'


Beethoven's Symphony No 7, introduced by Michael Tilson Thomas

San Francisco’s conductor on the symphony that is defined by its extraordinary rhythmic vitality

Survey: composers you love, hate, or are indifferent to

Music arouses strong passions. Here's an opportunity to get the love or loathing you feel for certain composers' music off your chest...

Top 10 Rachmaninov recordings

There are many truly great recordings of Rachmaninov's passionate music, but these 10 recordings would grace any classical collection

Thomas Adès, the dance composer

As Thomas Adès prepares to conduct and perform his own music at Sadler's Wells, Sarah Kirkup asks what makes his music so great to dance to


Valuable stringed instruments are disappearing from Britain with every auction that passes

The Department of Culture, Media and Sport need to extend tax breaks to donors of musical instruments

My unexpected return from a career-threatening injury

These comeback concerts will be the most beautiful gift I have ever received

The power of music

Tasmin Little introduces her new regular Gramophone blog by asking the question: why do we listen to music?

Daniel Hope introduces his new music theatre work, A Distant Drum

Telling the story of South African anti-Apartheid writer Nat Nakasa

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