John Shea presents Bizet's Carmen in a performance given at the Royal Opera House.
Petroc Trelawny presents music by Monteverdi, Vivaldi, and the Specialist Classical Chart.
Sarah Walker presents music by Benjamin, Bellini, Mozart and Saint-Saens.
2/5 Donald Macleod introduces music for a friend and a potential love interest of Beethoven's.
5/12 Llyr Williams performs Beethoven Piano Sonatas: No 10 in G; No 22 in F; No 15 in D.
2/5 BBC Philharmonic in music by Rozsa, Britten and Strauss. Plus the BBC CO in Tchaikovsky.
With music from pianist Katya Apekisheva, plus Thomas Kemp and Yuri Bashmet.
1/2 Colin Davis conducts the London Symphony Orchestra in music by Haydn and Nielsen.
Stephen Johnson on the history and musical mechanics of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5.
2/2 Colin Davis conducts the LSO in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat (Emperor).
Matthew Sweet discusses Dreams of a Life, a new film about the forgotten in society.
2/5 Writer Meredith Hooper witnesses the plight of penguins affected by climate change.
Verity Sharp's selection includes flamenco and lyre music from Ethiopia.
John Shea presents the Tokyo Quartet performing in Wellington, New Zealand.
Wednesday 14 December 2011