The Australian Chamber Orchestra performs Mahler, Prokofiev, Beethoven and Mendelssohn.
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice.
Debut recital of Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov, with Scriabin, Stravinsky and Medtner.
8/12 Shai Wosner in Beethoven: Piano Sonatas: No 1 in F minor; No 6 in F; No 18 in E flat. (R)
Jukka-Pekka Saraste conducts the BBC SO in Schoenberg's rarely-performed Gurrelieder. (R)
Sean Rafferty presents the annual Edinburgh Festival Special, live from Scotland.
1/3 Martin Handley presents a concert performance of Act 1 of Britten's opera Peter Grimes.
The history of a traditional song that influenced Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes.
2/3 Martin Handley presents a concert performance of Act 2 of Britten's opera Peter Grimes.
Simon Barnes on the sounds of the Suffolk coast, which inspired Britten's Peter Grimes.
3/3 Martin Handley presents a concert performance of Act 3 of Britten's opera Peter Grimes.
4/5 David Almond on the adventures and misfortunes he experienced travelling by InterRail. (R)
Lopa Kothari with new releases from around the world, plus a session with Hazmat Modine.
The Orchestre des Champs-Elysees under Philippe Herreweghe in Brahms's German Requiem.
Saturday 25 August 2012