The Beatles at the Beeb

There’s more to the pairing of the Beatles and the BBC Light Programme than might first meet the ear, says Andrew Ford

11 Dec 13 | Comments (0)

Adding to the ambience

Wallpaper music? There’s more going on than you might think, writes Andrew Ford

13 Nov 13 | Comments (0)

What the composer owes the writer

Andrew Ford on the challenge of combining words and music

10 Oct 13 | Comments (2)

The composer who hasn’t let go

We’re still living in Wagner’s world, writes Andrew Ford

15 Sep 13 | Comments (0)

Not shaving to Schoenberg

Why do writers and visual artists seem less interested in living composers than composers are in them, wonders Andrew Ford

12 Aug 13 | Comments (1)

Works in progress

Andrew Ford on the long careers of composers Pierre Boulez and Henri Dutilleux

14 Jul 13 | Comments (0)

Monique diMattina in New Orleans

Andrew Ford is a fan. But of whom, exactly?

12 Jun 13 | Comments (0)

Benjamin Britten’s voice

Much of Britten’s vocal music was written for Peter Pears, writes Andrew Ford, which creates quite a challenge for modern interpreters

16 May 13 | Comments (0)