Martin James Bartlett in conversation with Melanie Spanswick

The thirty fourth interview guest in my Classical Conversations Series is BBC Young Musician 2014, Martin James Bartlett. Martin is a student at the Royal College of Music Junior Department and is about to start an undergraduate degree at the RCM Senior Department¬†in September, where he will study with Professor Vanessa Latarche. We met up…

BBC Young Musician 2014

Whilst I’ve always been a fan of the BBC Young Musician Competition, I hadn’t previously had the opportunity to attend any of it. So when invited to the 2014 final, I took the plunge. The BBC Young Musician has been in existence for over thirty-six years and during this period it has routinely identified the…