John Shea presents a selection from the archives, featuring Rostropovich and Richter.
Petroc Trelawny presents music by Mendelssohn, Dvorak and Sibelius.
Sarah Walker presents music by Albinoni, Telemann, Strauss and Rimsky-Korsakov.
5/5 Donald Macleod introduces music from 1812 - a year of family crises and emotional torment.
8/12 Shai Wosner in Beethoven: Piano Sonatas: No 1 in F minor; No 6 in F; No 18 in E flat.
5/5 Choral music for Christmas and winter from the BBC Singers and Stephen Cleobury.
Sean Rafferty presents a Christmas special edition from the BBC Radio Theatre.
Jukka-Pekka Saraste conducts the BBC SO in music by Bartok, Kurtag and Sibelius.
Presented by Ian McMillan. With Dinah Roe on Christina Rossetti, and Anthony Joseph.
5/5 David Walton on the tricky legal struggle to protect Antarctica from humans' activity.
Lopa Kothari presents new world music and unheard recordings from the 2011 WOMAD Festival.
John Shea presents tenor Christoph Pregardien performing lieder by Schumann and Mahler.
Saturday 17 December 2011