Jonathan Swain presents a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's opera The Tsar's Bride.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents music by Chopin, Mascagni and Ponchielli.
Rob Cowan presents music by Bach, Piazzolla and Britten.
3/5 Donald Macleod on Smetana tried to create an operatic style that was recognisably Czech.
2/4 Danish Quartet in Nielsen: String Quartet No 4. Grieg: String Quartet in G minor, Op 27.
Katie Derham continues R3's month of programmes complementing the BBC4 series "Symphony".
From the Church of the London Oratory for the Feast of St Andrew the Apostle.
With performances from the Choir of Clare College Cambridge and pianist Igor Levit.
1/2 Vladimir Jurowski conducts the London Philharmonic in Matthias Pintscher and Beethoven.
Long-lost fragments of Sibelius's Eighth, and feedback about the question of applause.
2/2 Vladimir conducts the London Philharmonic in Bruckner's Symphony No 1.
Rana Mitter talks to writer Owen Shears, and discusses artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini.
3/5 Laura Cumming considers a famous black dress, memorably painted by John Singer Sargent. (R)
Fiona Talkington plays a diverse range of musical styles.
Jonathan Swain presents a song recital including Schumann's Dichterliebe.
Thursday 1 December 2011