A programme of Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky with the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra.
Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Andrew McGregor. Including Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (jazz band version).
Virginia Rounding explores the music of Catherine the Great's court and charts its legacy. (R)
Catherine Bott presents music by Salamone Rossi from the York Early Music Festival.
1/2 Ulster Orchestra, Ulster Youth Orchestra/JoAnn Falletta in Chabrier, Mozart, Elaine Agnew.
Keith Waithe gives Julian May a tour of his collection of 207 flutes from around the globe
2/2 Ulster Orchestra and Ulster Youth Orchestra in music from Stravinsky's ballet The Firebird
L'Arpeggiata performs a sequence of music inspired by the tarantula. (R)
Alyn Shipton presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.
Sequence of poetry, prose and music on the relationship between man, nature and machines. (R)
1/2 Vasily Petrenko conduts the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain in Varese and Muhly.
Simon Van Booy's story about love, flowers and mannequins, set in snowy Paris. (R)
2/2 National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain/Vasily Petrenko in Messiaen and Anna Meredith.
With poetry from Kei Miller, and music from the Matt Robinson Quartet.
Music by Richard Ayres, Laurence Crane, and Marko Nikodijevic. Plus Scelsi's Ygghur.
Geoffrey Smith presents a special Olympic-themed edition.
Myung-Whun Chung conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France.
Sunday 5 August 2012