Highlights from the final of the 2010 London Handel Festival Singing Competition.
BBC Radio 3
Highlights of a concert given by Les Talens Lyriques directed by Christophe Rousset.
Catherine Bott talks to harpsichordist Gary Cooper about the role of the continuo.
Lucie Skeaping explores the life and music of the Flemish composer Clemens non Papa.
2/2 Catherine Bott explores the reasons for Opera's popularity in 17th-century Venice.
1/2 Catherine Bott on the origins of opera and how it came to Venice in the 17th century.
Catherine Bott introduces highlights of a concert of Easter music from Ensemble Peregrina.
Lucie Skeaping presents a programme of music written for Holy Saturday.