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Top 10 Symphony Composers

After the extraordinary musical developments of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven the composition of a symphony became a daunting challenge, for many years the ultimate challenge for any composer. Many rose magnificently to that challenge, not least Brahms, Mahler, Sibelius and Shostakovich

This Week's Essential New Albums

Among this week's highlights are Gesualdo madrigals from Les Arts Florissants and Paul Agnew, Schnittke from Daniel Hope and Lars Vogt's Janáček

This Week's Essential New Classical Albums

Miloš returns with 'The Moon & The Forest', Alina Ibragimova plays Paganini's 24 Caprices, 'The Harmonious Echo: Songs by Sir Arthur Sullivan', Ysaÿe's Six Sonatas for Solo Violin from James Ehnes, Trio Wanderer's Schumann

Top 10 Opera Composers

A beginner's guide tracing the extraordinary development of opera from Monteverdi in the 17th century to Saariaho today, via the masterpieces of Handel, Mozart, Wagner, Verdi, Puccini and Britten

This Week's Essential New Albums

Featuring outstanding new albums released today by Hilary Hahn, Renaud Capuçon, Simon Rattle, Sandrine Piau, Steven Osborne, Paul Lewis, Johan Dalene, and more

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