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The 50 greatest conductors of all time

A great conductor illuminates music you thought you knew in a way that you couldn't possibly have imagined. Here are 50 of the best, mostly drawn from the Gramophone Hall of Fame, and there are many more besides – so keep exploring!
Video: Gramophone Awards 2018 - the winners revealed!

Video: Gramophone Awards 2018 - listen to the winning recordings

Listen to the 10 recordings that have won 2018 Gramophone Classical Music Awards
Introducing Gramophone's September 2018 issue

Introducing Gramophone's September 2018 issue

Arvo Pärt meets Viktoria Mullova
The best new classical albums: September 2018

The best new classical albums: September 2018

Editor Martin Cullingford’s pick of the finest recordings from this month’s reviews
Birgit Nilsson at 100

Birgit Nilsson at 100

As we celebrate Birgit Nilsson’s centenary in 2018, Mike Ashman explores the great Swedish soprano’s legacy through the memories and accounts of her friends and colleagues
High-resolution audio: a beginner's guide

High-resolution audio: a beginner's guide

With music now available in an ever-wider range of formats, many of them in files much larger than standard CD quality, Andrew Everard asks ‘What are the advantages? And why do you need them?’

Video of the day: Vivaldi and Piazzolla – 'Tango Seasons'

Capella Gabetta contrast works by Vivaldi and Piazzolla at the 2018 Gstaad Menuhin Festival

Classics reconsidered: does Claudio Abbado's recording of Simon Boccanegra deserve its 'classic' status?

Hugo Shirley and Richard Fairman revisit Abbado’s 1977 La Scala recording of Verdi’s Simon Boccanegra, only to confirm its classic status
Icon: Giuseppe Sinopoli

Icon: Giuseppe Sinopoli

Gavin Dixon pays tribute to the short-lived Italian conductor and polymath whose life and work were full of surprises and whose controversial interpretations often divided opinion

Video of the day: The King's Singers appear on the Tiny Desk Concert series

The King's Singers bring their special brand of close harmony singing to NPR's office

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