On Air Now Programmes
Donald Macleod on the background to the commissioning of Dvorak's Seventh Symphony.
The programme was first heard in 1943. Read a blog post by producer Chris Taylor
Composer of the Week at 70
Listen to virtuoso artists performing music especially written for their instrument.
Virtuoso performances at the BBC Proms 2014
On Air Now Start Time 12:00 - End Time 13:00
Find out what's on in the 2014 season of the world's greatest classical music festival, which runs from 18 July to 13 September.
Browse the extensive archive of programmes about the lives and works of some of the greatest classical composers.
In the latest BBC Proms iWonder Guide, Tom Service and Stephen Johnson discuss the past, present and future of the Symphony.