John Shea introduces a concert from the 2010 BBC Proms, featuring the Early Opera Company.
Martin Handley presents music by Goodwin, Balakirev and Barber.
With Andrew McGregor. Including Building a Library: Essential light music.
Petroc Trelawny and guests discuss the question 'what happened to British light music?'.
Matthew Sweet on light music in the world of radio and television signature tunes.
The Central Band of the RAF plays light music for wind ensemble.
2/2 Lucy Duran visits Cape Verde's musical centre in Mindelo on the island of Sao Vicente. (R)
Saxophonist Tim Garland joins Alyn Shipton to pick his own selection of his recordings.
Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.
Martin Handley presents a performance of Beethoven's opera Fidelio, starring Nina Stemme.
John Wilson conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a celebration of English light music.
1/2 Recent Irish orchestral works, including premieres by Christopher Norby and Brian Irvine.
Alyn Shipton is joined by Tom Sancton to select highlights from clarinettist George Lewis. (R)
John Shea's selection includes a performance given at the BBC Proms by pianist Lang Lang.
Sunday 26 June 2011