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The Early Music Show Art and Early Music Month, The Gardens of the Villa d'Este
6/8 Catherine Bott explores the gardens of Cardinal Ippolito II's Villa d'Este.
Music Matters Wagner 200
Tom Service visits Zurich to discuss the city's influence on Wagner.
The Essay Living Abroad, Greece
5/5 Writer Frederic Raphael recalls living in Greece in the early 1960s.
The Verb 17/05/2013
Ian McMillan presents the word cabaret with Holly Pester, Melvyn Burgess and Don Paterson.
The Essay Living Abroad, Italy
4/5 Writer Frederic Raphael recalls living in early 1960s Italy.
Night Waves Acting Styles, Propaganda and Power, Jesse Norman
Anne McElvoy discusses the political legacy of Edmund Burke.
Twenty Minutes I Predict a Riot
Ivan Hewett explores the myths that surround the first performance of The Rite of Spring.
The Essay Living Abroad, Spain
3/5 Writer Frederic Raphael recalls living in Franco's Spain during the late 1950s.
Night Waves Peter Brook
Matthew Sweet in an edition devoted to a conversation with theatre director Peter Brook.
The Essay Living Abroad, France
2/5 Frederic Raphael recalls his life as a young writer in the post-war Paris of Sartre.