Simon Barnes on the sounds of the Suffolk coast, which inspired Britten's Peter Grimes.
BBC Radio 3
The history of a traditional song that influenced Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes.
3/5 Charlotte Mendelson recalls how travelling by InterRail in Europe transformed her life.
Stuart Maconie on rock musicians who combined symphony and pop music in the 60s and 70s.
BBC Radio 4
Isabel Hilton reports from China more than 100 years on from the fall of the last emperor.
2/5 Roma Tearne on InterRail travel and her interest in frontiers and national identity.
Isabel Hilton reports from China on the current boom in museum building.
How Western classical music underpinned the golden age of the Hollywood film score.
1/5 Adam Thorpe on the sense of arrival into adulthood which the InterRail pass signified.
John McCarthy meets the biblical scholar and historian Geza Vermes.
BBC World Service