David McGuinness explores the music which came from the Court of Mary, Queen of Scots.
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Catherine Bott explores the Muiderkring, a group of 17th century Dutch cultural figures. (R)
Lucie Skeaping presents a profile of 16th-century Scottish composer Robert Carver.
Lucie Skeaping with highlights of a concert given by Ensemble Zefiro in Prague in 2009.
Lucie Skeaping explores bawdy musical comedies from 16th and 17th century England. (R)
Lucie Skeaping introduces a concert given by organist Andrea Marcon and Venice Baroque.
Catherine Bott tells the unfortunate tale of Princess Marguerite of Austria.
Lucie Skeaping explores the origins of the symphonie, for Radio 3's season on symphonies. (R)
Catherine Bott pays tribute to soprano Tessa Bonner, who died in 2008.
Catherine Bott talks to Turkish musician Kudsi Erguner.
Lucie Skeaping travels to Cremona in Italy to explore the city's violin making heritage. (R)
Lucie Skeaping profiles the life and work of scholar and musicologist Dimitrie Cantemir.