Afternoon broadcast, featuring music programmes and concerts
Veteran broadcaster Andy Kershaw presents his unique musical mix
Sara Mohr-Pietsch and guests answer listeners' questions about Baroque music
The annual Henry Wood Promenade Concerts, featuring orchestral classical music
A BBC Introducing gig with sets from Kourelou, Alabaster dePlume and Peter Edwards Trio.
Programme that talks to artists, scientists and thinkers about what they believe and why
Innovative and thought-provoking features on a wide variety of subjects
Radio 3's breakfast show
Sara Mohr-Pietsch explores all things choral, with performances and special features.
Long-running programme presenting live broadcasts of Evensong from around the country
Series of short stories written by leading literary voices from around the Commonwealth
Series exploring the life and works of a succession of composers
Programme which examines a different piece of music each week
Series of drama performances, ranging from experimental works to the classics
Performances of early music
An exploration of early developments in the musical world
Humphrey Carpenter charts the history of the Third Programme and Radio 3
Essays from leading writers on arts, history, philosophy, science, religion and beyond
Rob Cowan and Sarah Walker play definitive recordings of the greatest classical music
Gigs from around the UK, exploring the local alternative and underground music scenes
Radio 3's festival of ideas, with interviews, talks, debates, drama and live performance
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz - a weekly sequence exploring what makes great jazz great music
Radio 3's primary contemporary music programme, featuring live performances and sessions
News, views and an eclectic choice of live and recorded music
Advice and guidance to those interested in building a library of jazz recordings
Programme exploring jazz music
The home of contemporary jazz on BBC Radio 3
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners
John Tusa discusses the creative process with major practitioners in the arts.
Journeys in music, ancient to future. The home for adventurous listeners
Classical music critic Norman Lebrecht talks to major figures in the field
An odyssey through the musical universe, presented by Tom Service
The Flux Quartet give a live all-night performance of Morton Feldman's String Quartet No 2
Programmes exploring music and music-related subjects
Radio 3’s agenda of classical music culture: in-depth interviews, debate, and opinion.
Andy Kershaw and Lucy Duran present music from some of the world's remotest regions.
Radio 3’s flagship arts programme until 2013. Over 350 editions available in the archive.
Programme presenting rare and fascinating operatic performances
Celebrating the contributions the BBC performing groups make to British musical life
Answering Radio 3 listeners' questions about anything to do with the piano
Guests from all walks of life discuss their musical loves and hates
Tribute to Antony Hopkins, composer and presenter of the radio series Talking About Music
The best concerts from across the UK and Europe. Available to listen online for 30 days
Live and recorded concerts from all over the UK. Includes the Wigmore chamber music series
Occasional music recitals on Radio 3
A thorough look at the week's classical music releases, plus news and recommendations
A view of classical music from a range of presenters; themed series and one-off programmes
Writer Iain Sinclair seeks out echoes of Shakespeare's city in the London of today.
Series of programmes exploring film music
Sue Perkins and Tom Service unravel everything listeners have ever wondered about music
Drama about the time a group of musicians spent on Stroma, an abandoned Scottish island
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
Radio 3's cabaret of the word, featuring the best poetry, new writing and performance
Ian McMillan presents archive recordings of remarkable poets reading their own work
Continuous broadcast of concert music and opera, recorded from locations throughout Europe
Eclectic arts magazine programme, exploring a range of fascinating subjects
Documentary telling the story of the BBC Singers from its beginnings in the 1920s.
A sequence of classical music mixed with well-loved and less familiar poems and prose
Radio 3's world music programme
Explore music from around the world, with presenter Lucy Duran.