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Ever wondered what makes Courtney Pine tick? Maybe you want to know how bands like The Stereophonics got where they are today? Click on an artist to get the lowdown on them.

Ludovico Einaudi

We talk to Ludovico Einaudi, one of the worlds leading composers.


Sarah Freestone

We talk to a member of the BBC Concert Orchestra about her life as a musician


The Xcerts

We sit down and talk influences and music with Murray from the band


Courtney Pine

We sit down with arguably the most important British jazz musician of the last 20 years


Joseph Arthur

Take it away talks to the Grammy-nominated singer songwriter


The Wombats

Ever wondered what a Wombat's least favourite thing is? Dan from The Wombats tells us!


Trish Clowes

We chat to the Saxophonist about the London Jazz Festival and being "outside the norm"


Newton Faulkner

Newton Faulkner tells us why riding a BMX is a bad idea if you want to play a brass instrument


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Frank Turner

The folk punk artist talks self belief, dedication and Bruce Springsteen


Duncan Riddell

We talk to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra violinist and Concert Master about his life as a musician.


Imogen Heap

The Grammy-award winning artist talks to us about her music


Stereophonics

Bassist Richard Jones talks about getting started and his influences and favourite music
 


Chantel McGregor

We talk to the talented blues guitarist


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