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 Recording of the Week 

Patricia Kopatchinskaja and Polina Leschenko perform music by Poulenc, Bartók, and Ravel

Violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja and pianist Polina Leschenko perform sonatas by Poulenc and Bartók alongside Ravel’s Tzigane.

James Longstaffe
 New Release Round-up 

New Release Round-up - 16th February 2018

Today's headline releases include Debussy from Maurizio Pollini, Bruckner from Andris Nelsons, Mendelssohn from Andrew Manze, and a Rossini rarity from Bad Wildbad.

Chris O'Reilly
 Interview 

Anna Bonitatibus on 'En Travesti'

The Italian mezzo talks to Katherine about her album exploring the history of the trouser-role in opera over three centuries.

Katherine Cooper
 Interview 

Michael Barenboim on Italian music for solo violin

The violinist talks to Katherine about his new album of works by Sciarrino, Tartini, Berio & Paganini.

Katherine Cooper
 Obituary 

Jóhann Jóhannsson

The Icelandic composer, best known for his film scores including The Theory of Everything, has died aged 48.

Chris O'Reilly

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