Reviews

Written by the expert critics of BBC Music Magazine and with over a hundred new reviews added every month, the archive dates back to the magazine's launch in 1992 and now includes over 30,000 album reviews. We also provide our albums of the month that we recommend.
Recording of the Month
For Boterf's Vespers, less is certainly more
Orchestral
Kenneth Hesketh at his most powerful
Concerto
A captivating collection of Mozart piano concertos
Opera
Restoring Saint-Saëns's hidden operatic masterpiece
Choral & Song
A heartfelt journey into Parry's lyrical world
Chamber
A grand finale to the Elias String Quartet's Beethovenian journey
Instrumental
A beautifully woven exploration of the Italian violin
Jazz
Orrin Evans delivers a wild ride with the Captain Black Big Band

This Month's Choices

January 2019

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