Classical

Featured Composer: Alex Woolf

The award-winning composer has gone from strength to strength since winning BBC Young Composer of the Year in 2012, becoming one of the UK's freshest new voices.

Interview: Philip Hammond

Belfast composer Philip Hammond on embarking on his career at the height of The Troubles, his musical inspirations and what's in store for the premiere of his new work The Blackbird's Poet.

Sound Effect – John Slack

Clarinettist John Slack has worked with some of the UK’s leading orchestras and is a founding member of the Berkeley Ensemble. Here, he reveals the songs that have shaped him.

Interview: Deborah Pritchard

The British Composer Award winner on how synaesthesia impacts her work and her advice to composers wanting to develop their visuals...

Interview: Poppy Ackroyd

'I love beats, basslines and interesting new sound worlds': innovative composer and electronic manipulator Poppy Ackroyd on the inspiration behind her cracking new album...