Jonathan Swain presents music by Verdi, Hummel, Viotti, Brahms, Bach, Madetoja, Vivaldi.
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch.
1/5 Donald Macleod explores Brahms's annus mirabilis of 1853-4. (R)
1/2 Nicholas Collon conducts a children's Prom. Features Gabrieli, Lully, Adams, Bach, Brahms.
A first-timer attends his first ever Prom concert.
2/2 The children's Prom concludes with works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Prokofiev, Satie, Bernstein.
Lars Vogt (piano) performs Janacek's In the Mists and Schubert's Piano Sonata in G, D894.
Soprano Nina Stemme sings with the Swedish Chamber Orchestra under Thomas Dausgaard. (R)
Petroc Trelawny presents a selection of music and guests from the arts world.
1/2 Keith Lockhart conducts the BBC CO in Walton, Butterworth, Arnold and Fitkin.
Writer Ian Sansom reflects on the role of swimming in life and literature.
2/2 Keith Lockhart conducts the BBC CO in music by Bernstein, Gershwin and John Williams.
Norman Lebrecht is joined by Clive Gillinson, artistic director of Carnegie Hall.
Mahan Esfahani and Meta4.
1/5 Graeme Rigby discusses T Dan Smith, former leader of Newcastle City Council. (R)
Jez Nelson presents performances by supergroup Fly and pianist Craig Taborn's trio.
Jonathan Swain presents music by Mozart, Faure, Mokranjac, Brahms, Franck and Schumann.
Tuesday 31 August 2010