With Roberta Flack, Dusty Springfield, the Flying Lizards, Kim Wilde and Robert Palmer.
Ella Fitzgerald, Captain Sensible, Jay Z and Jeff Beck perform songs from musicals.
Margaret Mountford goes in search of the truth behind the legend of Sappho.
A look at Scotland's possible links to racism in America's Deep South.
Professor Iain Stewart reveals the story behind Scottish physicist James Clerk Maxwell.
The story of Revelations of Divine Love, the first book written in English by a woman.
Drama-documentary about the Swallows and Amazons author's secret life. (2005)
Professor Richard Fortey embarks on a quest to discover the lives of rock pool creatures.
Professor Armand Leroi uses science to try to find the secret to pop success.
A look at the 'ghost singers' who provided the vocals for some great Hollywood stars.
Series showing how bones have enabled vertebrates to dominate most habitats on Earth.
Compilations of performances by singer-songwriters from the BBC vaults
Our team of astronomers tell us what's on view in the night sky.
How musical theatre evolved over the last 100 years to become today's global phenomenon.
Series exploring the magical elements that come together to create our favourite songs.
Archive footage of rock, pop and soul performances from the 70s
Vintage pop, rock and soul performances from the BBC archives.
Series featuring rock, pop and R&B performances from the BBC archives.
A personal journey into heart of the UK's newest national park - the South Downs.
A series of journeys by steam train.
Series showcasing the best in international documentaries
Documentary about the athletes who attempt to swim from England to France.
Dr Sam Willis traces the history of the weapons that have shaped Britain.