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Barbican Classical Music

By Barbican Centre

Hear interviews, performances and exclusive tracks from the world’s finest classical musicians and performers, Barbican resident orchestras and our international associates in Barbican Classical Music podcasts.

  1. 1.
    In conversation with Jeremy Denk15 September 2017
    22:04
  2. 2.
    Edward Seckerson muses on the great Leonard Bernstein28 August 2017
    21:46
  3. 3.
    Peter Sellars on Ligeti’s Le grand macabre9 December 2016
    14:14
  4. 4.
    Leila Josefowicz on John Adams22 November 2016
    16:48
  5. 5.
    John Adams at 704 November 2016
    26:48
  6. 6.
    Gerald Barry / Alice’s Adventures Under Ground 7 October 2016
    26:03
  7. 7.
    James MacMillan - Choral Music23 September 2016
    19:54
  8. 8.
    Jonathan Biss talks the late music of Beethoven, Brahms and more18 July 2016
    28:16
  1. 9.
    The Dark Mirror: Zender's Winterreise with Ian Bostridge & Netia Jones7 March 2016
    27:35
  2. 10.
    American Soundscapes with the Los Angeles Philharmonic7 March 2016
    22:14
  3. 11.
    Benjamin at the Barbican: George Benjamin and Iestyn Davies7 March 2016
    34:44
  4. 12.
    Ian Bostridge talks Winterreise8 July 2015
    15:42
  5. 13.
    Iestyn Davies on Nico Muhly's Sentences28 May 2015
    20:11
  6. 14.
    Boulez at 9017 March 2015
    32:19
  7. 15.
    February 2015 - Fabio Biondi: Vivaldi Detective4 February 2015
    20:29
  8. 16.
    Unsuk Chin’s Alice in Wonderland4 February 2015
    31:58
  9. 17.
    Mariinsky Opera Residency podcasts – interview with Valery Gergiev (part 2)20 October 2014
    18:51
  10. 18.
    Mariinsky Opera Residency podcasts – interview with Valery Gergiev (part 1)20 October 2014
    29:36
  11. 19.
    Birtwistle at 80 – The man behind the music20 May 2014
    36:18
  12. 20.
    Birtwistle at 80 – Music and Myth13 May 2014
    28:30
  13. 21.
    Birtwistle at 80 – An Introduction28 April 2014
    11:01
  14. 22.
    Mariss Jansons and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam26 February 2014
    18:42
  15. 23.
    Leif Ove Andsnes talks Beethoven29 January 2014
    25:11
  16. 24.
    Barbican Britten: Exploring Curlew River30 October 2013
    24:37
  17. 25.
    Barbican Britten: Britten and the Voice2 October 2013
    24:19
  18. 26.
    Chailly's Brahms with Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig24 September 2013
    17:53
  19. 27.
    Barbican Britten: Celebrating 100 Years25 July 2013
    18:19
  20. 28.
    Paul Agnew talks Monteverdi's Fifth Book of Madrigals29 May 2013
    20:30
  21. 29.
    Christopher Hogwood on Handel's Imeneo3 May 2013
    24:35
  22. 30.
    Live from the 2013–14 classical music season launch12 April 2013
    21:19
  23. 31.
    John Adams talks The Gospel According to the Other Mary26 February 2013
    22:10
  24. 32.
    Maxim Vengerov in recital – Part 215 February 2013
    32:04
  25. 33.
    David Daniels stars in Handel's Radamisto29 January 2013
    21:59
  26. 34.
    Maxim Vengerov in recital – Part 129 January 2013
    21:37
  27. 35.
    Joyce DiDonato talks Drama Queens18 December 2012
    24:30
  28. 36.
    London Symphony Orchestra – 30 years at the Barbican18 December 2012
    54:15
  29. 37.
    William Christie / Les Arts Florissants – Handel's Belshazzar21 November 2012
    20:08
  30. 38.
    Renée Fleming in recital12 November 2012
    27:18
  31. 39.
    Evgeny Kissin exclusive12 October 2012
    25:39
  32. 40.
    Where the Wild Things Are – An opera double bill by Oliver Knussen5 September 2012
    29:52
  33. 41.
    Philip Glass at 75 – Exclusive Podcast21 August 2012
    26:20
  34. 42.
    Britten Sinfonia – Associate Ensemble8 June 2012
    22:02
  35. 43.
    The Importance of Being Earnest – An opera by Gerald Barry5 March 2012
    22:15
  36. 44.
    Wagner Dream17 January 2012
    27:54
  37. 45.
    Academy of Ancient Music17 January 2012
    18:40
  38. 46.
    New York Philharmonic - Jamie Bernstein and the Young People's Concert6 December 2011
    22:31
  39. 47.
    Beethoven: The Symphonies -  Riccardo Chailly & Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig26 October 2011
    21:53

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