little known pieces by famous composers

We often discover our favourite composers through hearing their most well-known pieces repeated on concert programmes or on the radio....

Where to begin with contemporary classical music

Adding contemporary music to your classical listening library can be a daunting prospect but we'd like to dispel these fears by...

great classicla music film

Directors like Stanley Kubrick, Walt Disney and David Lean have all proved themselves to be masters of using classical music not just as...

5 essential works by Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner is arguably the most successful composer who ever lived—his mastery over harmony and melody is second to none and...

7 most controversial pieces of classical music

They may hail from different eras and diverse parts of the world, but all these pieces have one thing in common: they have all turned...