The story of a British musical institution that took grand opera to the provinces.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch explores all things choral, with performances and special features.
Get lively every morning with the breakfast show
It's just a little bit of country for the county.
The best in funk and soul, featuring classic tracks, new releases, sessions and interviews
A parable play on the ancient theme of the Quest. Featuring music by Benjamin Britten.
Dave Cash plays the music of two classic charts and popular anthems.
Ray Davies of The Kinks takes a personal look back at music and events from his life.
With Phil Brown. Great folk music firmly rooted in Lancashire.
Folk and roots show.
An exploration of early developments in the musical world
The extraordinary story of how classic Irish folk songs were saved from extinction.
Interviews with major artists revealing the moments and songs that shaped their careers.
Mark Radcliffe explores the wide range of folk and acoustic music from around the world
Paul Gambaccini looks back on his 40 years as a broadcaster in Britain
Alan Dein meets figurehead of the Northern Irish punk scene, Terri Hooley.
Huey Morgan from the Fun Lovin' Criminals brings his own brand of music to the station
Jim Carey celebrates the ice cream van with enthusiasts Francis Rossi and Johnny Vegas.
Jonathan Ross tells the story of The Jam with contributions from Paul Weller and others.
The latest national and international jazz releases, plus live music and guests
6 Music presents this annual discussion on music and music-related media.
Music and chat with John Toal
In conversation with some of music's most compelling artists.
Alasdair Molloy explores the career of theme music composer Eric Coates.
The surprising and touching story of how Richard Strauss' marriage inspired his music.
Late night big band, jazz and irresistible sounds.
Cherrie McIlwaine brings you the best in chilled out music
Classical music critic Norman Lebrecht talks to major figures in the field
Martin Fry presents a series looking back at the New Romantic era of the early 1980s.
The songs inspired by the Luddites and their uprisings - which began 200 years ago.
Lynette presents a lively mix of music, features and interviews.
A series chronicling the influences that affected the course of classical music
The Matt Edmondson Show
There are loads of great records, and Mickey will play as many as he can in two hours
Dr Phil Hammond asks each of three guests to play the track of their choice
Under a full moon and the Northern Lights, Richard Coles hears the Ice Music of Norway.
John Sebastian explores the creative influence of Greenwich Village in New York
Suzi Mann counts down the Top 40 from the world's only official desi download chart
A sneak preview of the new entries and highest climbers in the UK's official Top 40.
Counting down to the UK's official new No 1.
Nigel Ogden presents a programme of popular organ recordings
Martha Reeves uncovers the politics of the disco movement, beginning in New York.
Phil Coulter returns to London's Tin Pan Alley, where he started his career in 1964.
The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw
Featuring the voices of rarely-heard communities, brought to life through song
Hip-hop heat and heavy hits.
John Cooper Clarke looks back at the life of broadcaster and folk singer Ewan MacColl.
Prof Robert Winston looks at music with a scientist's eye
Stephen Evans talks to producer Rick Rubin about his work with the legendary Johnny Cash.
Jenny Wilkes plays the best in Northern Soul, Tamla Motown, Atlantic, Stax and Philly.
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