International classical singers compete in the world-renowned singing contest.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
Neil Oliver investigates the 1915 Quintinshill rail disaster. Was there a cover-up?
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.
Griff Rhys Jones learns about the army of West Africans his father served alongside.
Series in which historian Simon Sebag Montefiore traces the sacred history of Istanbul.