With a Verdi gala concert from the Russian National Orchestra conducted by Mikhail Pletnev
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.
With Artist of the Week: Valery Gergiev, featured conducting Mahler's Symphony No 4 in G.
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3/5 Donald Macleod is in Worcester as he continues touring the Three Choirs Festival.
2/4 Roderick Williams (baritone) in music by Tim Torry. Plus Steven Osborne playing Schubert.
The Birmingham Contemporary Music Group in Boulez, Shiori Usui, Betsy Jolas and Joanna Lee (R)
From Hereford Cathedral during the 300th Three Choirs Festival.
Suzy Klein's guests include pianist Jan Lisiecki.
1/2 BBC National Orchestra of Wales under Xian Zhang in music by Prokofiev and Qigang Chen.
Poets Jo Shapcott and Sean O'Brien discuss Ezra Pound's poetry collection Cathay.
2/2 Xian Zhang conducts the BBC NOW in Rachmaninov's Symphony No 2 in E minor.
1/3 Petroc Trelawny discusses the new wave of concert venue building projects under way. (R)
The Heritage Orchestra with Pete Tong and Jules Buckley celebrate Ibiza dance music.
Nick Luscombe with highlights from the Late Junction stage at the 2015 Latitude Festival.
John Shea's selection includes music performed by the Danish National Symphony Orchestra.