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classical music superstars in conversation with medici.tv

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be a classical music superstar, look no further than musicmakers by medici.tv!

In a series of candid interviews with Gramophone editor-in-chief James Jolly, the most celebrated classical artists of today’s stages—including Joyce DiDonato and Barbara Hannigan, Alexandre Kantorow and Daniel Lozakovich, Kaija Saariaho and Pascal Dusapin, and plenty more—talk about memorable moments on and offstage, their experience of and love for classical music, and what inspires them as artists and human beings.

Musicmakers is produced by medici.tv with the generous support of Mme. Aline Foriel-Destezet.

Catch new episodes every Wednesday—or subscribe to medici.tv for exclusive video versions and early access.

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Martin Engstroem, Verbier Festival founder
The behind-the-scenes innovator on working with great artists and changing the landscape
/ 1 hr 6 min
Daniil Trifonov, pianist
The peerless piano virtuoso on what drives him, who inspires him, and what's next
/ 47 min
Sir Antonio Pappano, conductor
The world-renowned maestro brings something new to every concert
/ 57 min
Pascal Dusapin, composer
One of classical's most distinctive voices shares his thoughts on opera, language, form, and much more
/ 1 hr 12 min
Pretty Yende, soprano
This ebullient soprano puts her heart and soul into every performance
/ 53 min
Christophe Rousset, harpsichordist and conductor
A Baroque music legend talks process, philosophy, archeology, and more
/ 58 min
Barbara Hannigan, soprano and conductor
A frank and fascinating conversation with one of classical music's most astonishing multi-hyphenates
/ 1 hr 5 min
Daniel Lozakovich, violinist
The Swedish prodigy talks finding success as a teenager, what's next on his artistic journey, and much more
/ 1 hr 9 min
Kaija Saariaho, composer
BBC Music's "greatest living composer" answers our biggest questions
/ 1 hr 7 min
Alexandre Kantorow, pianist
The young virtuoso looks back at a meteoric rise and forward to a dazzling future
/ 1 hr 11 min
Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
One of the opera stage's brightest lights opens up about her life and her art
/ 1 hr 24 min
musicmakers: sneak peek
Discover the unmissable classical music podcast by medici.tv!
/ 1 min

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