International classical singers compete in the world-renowned singing contest.
Leading musical artists perform live for the cameras
Annual discussion on music and music-related media.
The annual Henry Wood Promenade Concerts, featuring orchestral classical music
BBC Radio 3
Uncovering the secrets behind some of the BBC's greatest artists and programmes.
Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan spends a year with a family of wild black bears
Swedish police detective drama.
An intimate and revealing portrait of flautist Sir James Galway.
With the Rolling Stones, Tom Jones, Status Quo, Procol Harum, Stevie Wonder and the Kinks.
Including Coldplay, a Flock of Seagulls, Bush, Black Sabbath, Supertramp and the Cure.
Mark Radcliffe looks at why bands break up and the secrets of those that stay together.
A boy from a mining village is sent for boxing lessons but joins ballet classes instead.
Series of documentaries looking at the careers of four titans of African-American music
Poems tell the story of Sophie Lancaster, who was killed because of her appearance.
Jools Holland and his band celebrate big band music from the 1930s to the 1950s.
The story of Blondie's album Parallel Lines, which captured the spirit of 70s New York.
Sanjeev Bhaskar travels across the subcontinent to profile the Indian movie business.
Stories of the people who built Britain's national collection and shaped its art history.
Pierre Boulez conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a concert from the Barbican. (2005)
Series in which Michael Mosley examines science's last great frontier - the human mind
Uncovers the stories behind historic buildings as they are dismantled and resurrected.
Richard Clay guides us from cave art to street art to unravel the enigma of graffiti.
David Dimbleby takes to his wooden sailing boat to explore Britain's maritime heritage.
Using Rank's Look at Life documentary shorts to examine 1960s British society.
The unlikely story behind the birth of the British documentary genre.
Neil Oliver investigates the 1915 Quintinshill rail disaster. Was there a cover-up?
A look at York Minster's East Window, the UK's largest medieval stained-glass window.
Nuclear physicist Jim Al-Khalili uncovers the story of Sellafield.
Series uncovering the social and horticultural history of four British heritage landscapes
Documentary about brothers who have formed and fronted rock bands.
Danny Baker uses archive material to look at aspects of British life.
Series in which historian Simon Sebag Montefiore traces the sacred history of Istanbul.