John Tusa discusses the creative process with major practitioners in the arts.
Kiri Te Kanawa discusses the Mozart arias that mean the most to her.
Susan Marling looks at the history of our thinking about landscape.
A varied mix of music, ranging from the ancient to the contemporary
Classical music critic Norman Lebrecht talks to major figures in the field
Competition between six young virtuoso pianists held every three years in Leeds, Yorkshire
One of Britain's leading music events, featuring competitors from around the world
Louise Fryer presents the grand final of Let the Peoples Sing 2011
With music including Coates, Farnon, Tomlinson, and Gilbert and Sullivan
BBC Symphony Orchestra/Jukka-Pekka Saraste in Michael Zev Gordon, Mahler and Shostakovich
Singer and broadcaster Lopa Kothari with her own global musical mix
A global music mix
Performances of the music James Naughtie mentions in his Radio 4 series.
Mary Ann Kennedy presents her own mix of sounds from across the globe
Emerson String Quartet in Mendelssohn: Theme and Variations; Brahms: String Quartet No 3.
A day of concerts from the EBU, marking the 200th anniversary of Felix Mendelssohn's birth
Selection of programmes celebrating the life and music of Felix Mendelssohn
The Binchois Consort perform Antoine Busnois: Missa L'homme armé.
Charles Mackerras conducts the Orchestra of St Luke's in Mozart's Gran Partita.
Petroc Trelawny explores the rich legacy of conductor Charles Mackerras's Mozart.
Music by Mozart: String Quintet, K515; Fantasia in C minor, K475; Violin Concerto No 1.
Rob Cowan presents great Mozart recordings. Includes String Trio, K563 and Rondo, K511.
Programmes exploring music and music-related subjects
Frank Martin's Oratorio Golgotha and James MacMillan's Seven Last Words from the Cross.
Radio 3's flagship classical music magazine programme.
Andrew McGregor and Suzy Klein present a weekend of music events from across the UK
Music by Webern: Three Little Pieces for Cello and Piano. Plus Fuchs and Schumann.
Andy Kershaw and Lucy Duran present music from some of the world's remotest regions.
New Generation Artists - a BBC scheme to nurture exceptional young talent
Radio 3 presents coverage of the traditional New Year's Concert from Vienna
Radio 3’s flagship arts programme until 2013. Over 350 editions available in the archive.
A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python.
Programme presenting rare and fascinating operatic performances
Anton Lesser reads from the unabridged version of John Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost
Pascal and Ami Roge play a programme of Ravel's music for piano duet and two pianos.
Sean Rafferty celebrates the life and career of Luciano Pavarotti who died in September
Howard Skempton's piece for church bells, Five Rings Triples.
Performance on 3 has been replaced by Radio 3 Live in Concert.
Answering Radio 3 listeners' questions about anything to do with the piano
A selection of recordings of Mozart's music
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Schubert requests and dedications
Companion programme to Hear and Now, offering more of the best new music
Guests from all walks of life discuss their musical loves and hates
By Leonard Woolf. An English novelist visiting Ceylon falls in love with a prostitute.
James O'Donnell conducts a special concert of Henry Purcell's greatest choral works
Presenting musical events from all over the world
Presenting exciting live musical events from all over the world
Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series
Weekly pick of music requests from Radio 3 listeners
The Nash Ensemble and Clara Mouriz (mezzo) perform music by Ravel at Wigmore Hall, London.
Tom Service explores Ravel's piano music with pianist Roy Howat.
Tom Service and Sara Mohr-Pietsch present a Ravel evening with guests, live music and more
Occasional music recitals on Radio 3
Radio 3 lets its hair down with a festive comedy panel show hosted by Frank Skinner.
Marc-Andre Hamelin in Sonata for piano No 1 by Roslavets.
Pianist Marielle Labeque plays Rossini's Petite messe solennelle.
Andrew McGregor presents coverage of the 2013 Royal Philharmonic Society Awards.
Lopa Kothari presents a celebration of the power of the voice in worship.
To reflect the theme of Salzburg, a performance of Mozart's Mass in C, K262, from 1775-6.
A view of classical music from a range of presenters; themed series and one-off programmes
Sean Rafferty visits musicians at home and at work to learn about their lives and music
Louis de Bernieres visits the museum devoted to Spanish guitarist Andres Segovia.
Peter Holland discusses how Shakespeare's works relate the modern world.
Writer Iain Sinclair seeks out echoes of Shakespeare's city in the London of today.
Peter Hall talks about his memories of directing the stage play Amadeus.
Jonathan Dove's one-act opera Sirensong, performed at the 2007 Gratchenfestival.
Series of programmes exploring film music
The Spirit of Schubert season closes with a reflection on some of Schubert's finest music.
Les Musiciens du Louvre under Marc Minkowski perform Haydn's Mass in C (St Cecilia Mass).
Sue Perkins and Tom Service unravel everything listeners have ever wondered about music
Series of concert recordings
Programme showcasing feature reports and discussions on any number of cultural subjects
A programme of music interspersed with intelligent comment
Revealing everything listeners ever wanted to know about the symphony
A day of live music from all over the UK, featuring the five BBC orchestras
Kristjan Jarvi conducts Franz Schmidt's apocalyptic oratorio Das Buch mit Sieben Siegeln.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch explores all things choral, with performances and special features.
Featuring every note written by Fryderyk Chopin
An exploration of early developments in the musical world
Series of arts programmes
Series of discussions, documentaries and performances to celebrate the work of Mozart
Radio 3's cabaret of the word...
Showcase for works that push the boundaries of drama and narrative
Specially commissioned responses to Wagner's Ring Cycle from four leading writers
Performances given at Gloucester Cathedral as part of the 2013 Three Choirs Festival
Radio 3's night-time service broadcasting Classical Music throughout Europe