Irma Kurtz looks at painter Henri Matisse's creative relationship with poetry and words.
BBC Radio 4
2/6 Phil Coulter hears from great pop composers like Geoff Stephens, Les Reed and Tony Hatch.
BBC Radio Ulster
3/4 How important was the glorious Malvern landscape to Elgar's musical creativity?
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Ballet star Carlos Acosta takes on saving an abandoned ballet school in Cuba
BBC World Service
A look at The Small Faces' 1968 release Ogden's Nut Gone Flake with members of the band.
BBC Radio 6 Music
How animals navigate, from homing instincts to smell maps and astronomy
Made for 4 Extra. Tony Lidington traces the role of the clown in British humour.
Miranda Sawyer explores the impact of the Beatles' movies on popular film and culture.
1/3 In 1914, intellectuals and authors were soon seen as crucial to the war effort.
The business benefits of apprenticeships and the earnings of female entrepreneurs.
BBC Radio Wales