With highlights of the recording career of New Orleans cornettist Joe 'King' Oliver. (R)
Susan Sharpe with music by Verdi, CPE Bach, Debussy, Elgar, Gorecki, Buxtehude and Joplin.
Ian Skelly presents music including Charpentier, Kreisler and Bach.
Suzy Klein presents music connected to architecture, from Mozart, Berlioz and Monteverdi.
Michael Berkeley's guest is Canadian-born author Rachel Cusk.
Music by 17th-century Italian composer and virtuoso violinist Giuseppe Torelli. (R)
Fiona Talkington presents requests, including Zemlinsky's forgotten work The Mermaid.
From Bristol Cathedral.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch considers the background and music of Liszt's first two piano concertos.
Aled Jones explores some of the challenges faced by the choral arranger.
A radio adaptation of a book by Douglas Coupland, author of Generation X and Microserfs. (R)
Harriett Gilbert explores the life and work of the late Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish.
Poetry, prose and music about the moon. Readers: Art Malik and Alexandra Gilbreath.
Julian Joseph presents the reformed band Nucleus paying tribute to the late Ian Carr.
Susan Sharpe with music by Born, Peire D'Alvernhe, Gounod, Milhaud, Ravel and Debussy.
Monday 24 May 2010