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How has recording transformed the way new music reaches new listeners?

Sound without barriers: Recording Contemporary Music
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Special insights from those who knew the cellist best.

Video: Remembering Rostropovich with Isserlis, Gergiev and Penderecki
03/21/2017 at 22:48. Facebook
Here's our guide to 10 of the finest recordings of Mussorgsky's music, from the ever-popular Pictures from an Exhibition to the hidden treasure of the Nursery songs.

What would you add to our list?

Top 10 Mussorgsky Recordings
03/21/2017 at 21:14. Facebook
Explore the music of our time with our guide to the key composers making their mark on the 21st-century musical landscape.

What is the sound of 21st-century classical music?
03/21/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
We present 50 of the finest recordings of JS Bach's music, including Gramophone Award-winning albums, Recordings of the Month and Editor's Choice discs.

50 Great Bach Recordings
03/21/2017 at 18:26. Facebook
Celebrating the life of the American poet who was a kindred spirit of the composers she has inspired

Emily Dickinson: The poet who offers composers potentially limitless possibilities
03/21/2017 at 14:26. Facebook
A poem for Mozart published in our February 1926 edition. #WorldPoetryDay
03/21/2017 at 13:50. Facebook
We're celebrating the life and work of JS Bach, born on this day in 1685. We'd love to find out what your favourite Bach recordings are below!

Johann Sebastian Bach |1685 - 1750
03/20/2017 at 17:28. Facebook
We invite you to cast your vote, and decide on this year's inductees into the Gramophone Hall of Fame.

Vote Now in the Gramophone Hall of Fame 2017
03/17/2017 at 21:11. Facebook
The ‘tremendous’ Third Symphony is both great music and a force beyond music. We ask how conductors have met this challenge during the work’s 90-year-long recorded history.

A Guide To Beethoven's Symphony No 3, 'Eroica'
03/17/2017 at 16:47. Facebook
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We're saddened to hear the news of poet Derek Walcott's death. He spoke to Gramophone about his musical passions a few years ago:

My music: Derek Walcott
03/17/2017 at 14:33. Facebook
Beautiful Bach, played on a Stradivari violin that was made the year before the composer was born...
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03/17/2017 at 14:32. Facebook
Ahead of BBC Radio 3's Free Thinking weekend at the Sage Gateshead, where the theme 'The Speed of Life' will be explored, the BBC Radio 3's Controller poses his thoughts on why life should be lived at a slower speed.

Guest Blog: Alan Davey, BBC Radio 3 Controller
03/16/2017 at 21:11. Facebook
Tchaikovsky's fantasy overture, Romeo and Juliet, premiered on this day in 1870. Discover more about the life and work of the great Russian composer.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | 1840 - 1893
03/16/2017 at 16:47. Facebook
What does Beethoven performance sound like today? Editor-in-chief James Jolly takes up the challenge of creating a perfect 21st century Beethoven cycle.

Which recordings would you include in your 21st century cycle?

A 21st-century Beethoven Symphony Cycle
A quick overview of the most outstanding recordings of Dvořák's final, and most popular, symphony. Which recording of Dvorak's Ninth would you add to our selection?

A Quick Recording Guide: Dvořák's Symphony No 9
Riccardo Chailly unpicks Beethoven's symphonies and their influence on generations of composers.

How Beethoven's Symphonies Changed The World
‘How patient the great man was with me!...How happy he made me then! I would have gone to death, yes, ten times to death for Goethe.'

A Meeting of Genius: Beethoven and Goethe, July 1812