Poet and playwright Tony Harrison discusses his work over the last 50 years.
BBC Radio 3
Martin Handley and Bruce Wood delve into the history of the British symphony.
Poet Craig Raine discusses ways in which writers adopt a 'magpie' approach to language.
Martin Handley and Roderick Swanston discuss Mozart's final years and his Requiem.
Janet Suzman and Alexandra Gilbreath discuss The Taming of the Shrew and sexual politics.
Sally Beamish discusses her music with Andrew McGregor and introduces her chamber works.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch and Graham Johnson explore Strauss's relationship with the human voice.
Christopher Cook and Julian Johnson discuss Mahler's Fifth Symphony.
Petroc Trelawny considers Turkish culture and Western classical music's place within it.
A discussion of the sacred and secular traditions in French music.