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The Essay Wagner's Philosophers, Wagner and Nietzsche
4/5 Michael Tanner explores the relationship between Wagner and Friedrich Nietzsche.
Twenty Minutes Are You Sleeping, Brother John
Peggy Reynolds explores the story of the children's song Frere Jacques.
The Essay Wagner's Philosophers, Wagner and Schopenhauer
3/5 Christopher Janaway explores Wagner's encounter with the philosophy of Schopenhauer.
Night Waves Khaled Hosseini, Man Booker International Prize, Disgraced, the Future of Psychiatry
Khaled Hosseini, Man Booker International Prize, Disgraced and the future of psychiatry.
The Essay Wagner's Philosophers, Wagner and the Philosophy of Revolution
2/5 AC Grayling focuses on the crucial years before and after the Dresden uprising of 1849.
Night Waves James Salter
Matthew Sweet talks to American novelist and short story writer James Salter.
The Essay Wagner's Philosophers, Wagner and German Idealism
1/5 Roger Scruton explores the philosophical background that influenced the young Wagner.
Night Waves Lee Smolin, Mafia, Not I, Inconceivable
Lee Smolin talks to Samira Ahmed about the way that the laws of physics change over time.
Royal Philharmonic Society Awards 2013
Andrew McGregor presents coverage of the 2013 Royal Philharmonic Society Awards.
Between the Ears Invisible Cities
Documentary revealing hidden, fantastical, heartbreaking and surreal stories in cities.