2/13 Wink Martindale looks back at Elvis securing his first recording contract.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Tessa Dunlop investigates why a plan for a massive gold mine is dividing Romania.
BBC World Service
2/2 Can the heroic age of Antarctic exploration show the way back to the moon?
2/3 Edward Stourton continues his journey along the Bosphorus river in Turkey.
Laurence Llewelyn Bowen honours the first workers' resort on the centenary of the Lights.
BBC Radio 4
Old women accused of witchcraft are banished to Northern Ghana's witchcamps.
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber introduces four forgotten heroes of the cello-playing world. (R)
BBC Radio 3
Lucie Skeaping explores Acis and Galatea, one of Handel's most popular works. (R)
1/5 Anti-apartheid campaigner Albie Sachs on the Largo from Dvorak's New World Symphony.
BBC Radio 4 FM only
Composer Gavin Bryars explores the ideas, personas and reception of his mentor John Cage.
7/15 Matt Everitt continues his series of The First Time by talking to Jimmy Cliff. (R)
3/13 Wink Martindale considers touring, the fans, Ed Sullivan, other TV appearances and films.
Sunday 2 September 2012