4/5 Donald Macleod on Bach's move to Leipzig, where he set about transforming musical life.
3/5 Donald Macleod on why Bach found joy and sadness after he became court conductor in Cothen
2/5 Donald Macleod follows the young Bach to his new job at the court of Weimar.
1/5 Donald Macleod examines some of the earliest surviving stories from Bach's youth.
5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Debussy's late burst of creativity in 1915.
4/5 Exploring the time when, suffering physical illness, Debussy wrote his Cello Sonata.
3/5 Why Debussy turned to conducting and wrote new chamber music for the Paris Conservatoire.
2/5 Exploring how close friends disappeared once Debussy became involved in a love scandal.
1/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Debussy's entering the Paris Conservatoire.
5/5 Exploring how, despite their rows, Brahms and Clara Schumann stayed devoted to one another