From Tate Modern, London, Anne McElvoy leads a debate about abstract art past and present.
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4/5 Director Netia Jones on the relationship between words and music in Samuel Beckett's work.
Ian McMillan is joined at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival by guests including Josie Long.
5/5 Photographer John Minihan on taking some of the best-known photographs of Samuel Beckett.
Tom Service presents a special edition focusing on French composer Jean-Philippe Rameau.
Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film music inspired by the piano.
A live drama about the end of the world, as seen from a liner on a deserted sea.
1/3 Petroc Trelawny discusses the new wave of concert venue building projects under way.
1/5 Exploring the impact of Haydn's Military Symphony on its first audiences in 1790s London.
Matthew Sweet discusses language with Steven Pinker and Will Self.