Classical

Interview: Harry Escott

'That moment when I heard her first take coming through the speakers at the recording session… shatteringly beautiful.' Film composer Harry Escott on writing with PJ Harvey for Clio Barnard's upcoming film, Dark River...

Interview: Tom Green

'Opera is often a publicly subsidised catwalk for the one percent': progressive Welsh composer Tom Green tells it his way ahead of the opening of his new chamber opera The World's Wife...

JAM opens call for music 2018

Calling all British-based composers – JAM has opened its annual call for new music to be performed at its 2018 season opening concert.

Interview: Solem Quartet

Manchester-based Solem Quartet are a dynamic group of classical musicians with a repertoire that stretches from father of the string quartet, Joseph Haydn, through to living composers such as Emily Howard. We caught up with violinist Amy...

Interview: Colin Matthews

The celebrated composer and NMC Recordings co-founder shares his life in music and serves up some sound advice for composers just starting out...