With Susan Sharpe. Including the Norwegian Symphony Orchestra in Mendelssohn and Rossini.
Rob Cowan presents wide-ranging music.
Sarah Walker presents music by Saint-Saens, Liszt, J Strauss, Gershwin, Britten, Handel.
2/5 Donald Macleod looks at how Bernstein was suddenly catapulted into the limelight. (R)
9/12 Midori (violin) in Beethoven, Bloch, Davidovsky and Brahms at 2010's Edinburgh Festival.
The Czech Philharmonic under John Eliot Gardiner in Dvorak, Martinu, Grieg and Janacek. (R)
A selection of music and guests from the arts world.
1/2 Orchestre National de France/Gatti in Debussy: Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune; La mer.
Doc Rowe explores how in Britain we mark the onset of of autumn.
2/2 Orchestra Nationale de France under Daniele Gattie in Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring.
Ken Hollings tells the cultural history of war-gaming: from Kriegspiel to virtual war. (R)
Jennifer Pike in Franck: Violin Sonata. Mahan Esfahani (keyboard) in Franck, Byrd, Bull.
1/5 Poet Katrina Porteous describes living in the Northumbrian coastal village of Beadnell. (R)
Max Reinhardt with music from Miles Davis, Massive Attack, John Adams and K'Naan.
With Susan Sharpe. The National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra perform Russian music.
Wednesday 8 September 2010