Carl Nielsen: Top 20 Recordings

Featuring outstanding recordings of Nielsen's music by Leonard Bernstein, Vilde Frang, Fabio Luisi, Sharon Bezaly, Johan Dalene and more

Top 10 Franck Recordings

Ten outstanding recordings of Franck's music, from Marie-Claire Alain, Pierre Monteux, Alina Ibragimova, Stephen Hough and more

Top 10 CPE Bach Recordings

Ten of the best recordings of CPE Bach's music, featuring Emmanuel Pahud, Rachel Podger, Marc-André Hamelin, Trevor Pinnock and more

Top 20 Robert Schumann Recordings

Twenty great Schumann recordings, featuring Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Leif Ove Andsnes, Mitsuko Uchida, Nikolaus Harnoncourt and more

In harmony: meeting The Gesualdo Six

As The Gesualdo Six marks 10 years with a characteristically imaginative album, Mark Seow encounters an ensemble as close-knit socially as it is musically

John Culshaw at 100: Record Maker

As Decca marks the centenary of one its most visionary producers, James Jolly hears from John Culshaw’s friends, colleagues and admirers in celebration of one of the classical record industry’s greats

The Best Classical Music Albums of 2024 (So Far)

All of these outstanding classical albums were Editor's Choices in Gramophone magazine and are highly recommended. If you are searching for an inspirational new recording, look no further

After Debussy’s Jeux, what next?

In this month’s guide to further listening, Mark Seow suggests a soundtrack to a summer of sport, starting with Debussy’s danced ballet, the tennis-themed Jeux

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