How the most gruelling fell race is inspiring a composer to write a new piece of music.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch explores all things choral, with performances and special features.
Get lively every morning with the breakfast show
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.
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.
Jim Carey celebrates the ice cream van with enthusiasts Francis Rossi and Johnny Vegas.
The latest national and international jazz releases, plus live music and guests
In conversation with some of music's most compelling artists.
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
Eamon presents an educated and easy-going guide to the popular music spectrum
Stuart Bailie introduces an eclectic mix of sounds from funkadelic grooves to classic rock
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.
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.
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.
David Owen Norris and guests compile playlists for famous historical figures
Martha Reeves uncovers the politics of the disco movement, beginning in New York.
The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw
Featuring the voices of rarely-heard communities, brought to life through song
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.
Paul Gambaccini meets sound engineers James Lock and Geoff Emerick.
At a time of change and turmoil in the Middle East, what is happening inside Israel?
Sue Perkins and Tom Service unravel everything listeners have ever wondered about music
Harriett Gilbert and friends present global arts, culture and entertainment.
Diane Louise Jordan presents your favourite hymns and spiritual sounds
Tony Beard plays your requests and dedications.
The Surgery with Aled and Dr Radha... Here to help!
Comedian Danny Robins explores the global Swedish cultural explosion conquering the world.
The 1939 radio adaptation of T H White's novel, with music composed by Benjamin Britten
Jimmy Page, Mark Knopfler, Phil Manzanera and Cliff Richard on Hank Marvin.
Tom presents live with his unique mix of music including BBC Introducing tracks.
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