Article Article
We investigate Beethoven's Seventh Symphony and how the composer declares the 'glory...
St George's Cross
Article Article Discovering Music
What are the great classical works that have helped shaped English music? As we celebrate St...
Free Download
'A pastoral piece underpinned by nostalgia'
Edward Elgar
Article Article World of Music
Acknowledged as a masterpiece, Elgar’s First remains arguably the finest symphony ever...
Ethel Smyth
Article Article
The formidable achievements and indomitable spirit of the British composer and militant...
Article Article
We choose the best pieces by the master of rhetoric
Article News
Daniel Kramer to stand down from his role at the ENO by the end of 2019
Article Article
We introduce you to the composer who became the first African-American woman to have a...


Competitions Guide
Discover the range of classical music competitions in the UK and Internationally with our exclusive...
Explore your love for music with this essential guide to educational courses throughout the UK -...
This year’s Bartók World Competition trains the spotlight on pianists from 7 - 15 September
Across the UK and Europe, these classical music festivals attract some of the world's finest...
Search Reviews
You can search through our extensive database of thousands of releases from Orchestral and Opera to Choral, Jazz and beyond.

Monthly Choices

Roll over covers to find out more

  • Choral & Song
  • Chamber
  • Opera
  • Instrumental
  • Concerto
  • Orchestral
  • Recording of the Month
  • Jazz

Recent Album Reviews

Daphne & Ariadne auf Naxos, Die Frau ohne Schatten, Die Meistersinger, Fidelio, Lohengrin, Parsifal, Tannhäuser
Arias from Fidelio, Tannhäuser,...
Vienna State Opera Orchestra/Ozawa,...
Cornelius, Kienzl, Lortzing & Puccini, Nicolai, Smetana, Verdi
Romantic arias: Cornelius, Verdi,...
Various orchestras and conductors
Chapí, Massenet, Montsalvatge & R StraussDeu, Offenbach, Rossini, Villa-Lobos
Aria Cantilena: Chapí, Massenet,...
Elīna Garanča (mezzo-soprano); Dresden...
Beethoven, Wagner
Extracts from Lohengrin, Tannhäuser,...
Ticho Parly (tenor); Orchester der...
We use cookies to improve your experience of our website. Cookies perform functions like recognising you each time you visit and delivering advertising messages that are relevant to you. Read more here