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This Week's Essential New Albums

Rachmaninov's Symphony No 2 from the LSO and Sir Simon Rattle | HK Gruber's Percussion Concertos | Bartók's Bluebeard's Castle from the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and Susanna Mälkki

This Week's Essential New Albums

This week's highlights include Bartók's orchestral works from BBC SSO and Thomas Dausgaard, an ear-catching Beethoven Triple Concerto and Biber from Vox Luminis and Lionel Meunier

Top 10 Classical era Composers

The Classical era was dominated by many of the greatest composers in the history of music, including Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Schubert

Making waves: classical music and the rise of streaming

Streaming has changed the way an increasing number of people now listen to music, yet many record labels say that the numbers just don't add up. Charlotte Gardner looks at how the classical music industry is facing up to this fresh challenge

This Week's Essential New Albums

This week's highlights include a new Beethoven's Ninth from Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Italian 18th century music from La Serenissima and piano transcriptions performed by Zlata Chochieva

This Week's Essential New Albums

Beethoven's Seventh Symphony from both Teodor Currentzis and Thomas Adès, solo Bach from Augustin Hadelich, Schumann's Lieder by Carolyn Sampson and Joseph Middleton, Tchaikovsky symphonies from Paavo Järvi and more...

Top 10 Romantic composers

The Romantic period was one of the most innovative in music history, characterised by lyrical melodies, rich harmonies, and emotive expression. Here's our beginner's guide to the greatest composers of the Romantic period

This Week's Essential New Albums

Featuring outstanding new albums released today by Sonya Yoncheva, Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, Danish Quartet, Gil Shaham, Arcangelo, Tara Erraught and more

Lockdown Listening

What are our musicians listening to during lockdown? We asked them each to nominate one recording that speaks to them at this particular time …

50 Great Conductors

A great conductor illuminates music you thought you knew in a way that you couldn't possibly have imagined. Here are 50 of the finest, with recording recommendations