Jonathan Swain presents music by Byrd, Britten, Schutz, Tchaikovsky, Fitelberg, Gorecki.
Rob Cowan shares his personal choice of music. Including a Winter Waltz and a carol.
James Jolly presents music by Delalande, Messiaen, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov and Burns.
4/5 John Rutter explains to Donald Macleod the genesis of his much-loved Requiem.
7/8 Pianist Angela Hewitt in Handel, Bach, Mendelssohn, Haydn at the 2009 Cheltenham Festival.
BBC Radio 3's complete cycle of Handel operas continues with a performance of Hercules.
Poetry and music in the fairy tradition. Readings from Stella Gonet and Robert Glenister. (R)
Jennifer Pike (violin) in Ravel. Daniela Lehner (mezzo), Jose Luis Gayo (piano) in Guridi.
Presented by Catherine Bott. BBC Philharmonic/Gianandrea Noseda in Haydn's Creation.
Joan Bakewell talks to Cambridge University chaplain and Muslim convert Tim Winter. (R)
The great pianist Stan Tracey and his orchestra perform his jazz masterpiece Genesis. (R)
Verity Sharp presents a special collaboration session, with story, song and percussion.
Jonathan Swain presents music by Bach, Haydn, Roussel, Mozart, Handel, Dupre and Brahms.
Friday 25 December 2009