It is with much sadness to report that the great composer and conductor Pierre Boulez has died, aged 90. A full appreciation will follow in due course.

Pierre Boulez was born on 26 March 1925 in Montbrison, France, and he died on 5 January 2016 in Baden-Baden, Germany.

Radio 3 Music Matters interview

Sir Simon Rattle discuss his memories, thoughts and admiration for Pierre Boulez (6th January 2016)

Sarah Walker reads a statement from Daniel Barenboim in tribute to Pierre Boulez (6th January 2016)

 

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