Symphonies by Mendelssohn and Brahms performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Martin Handley presents Radio 3's breakfast show, celebrating the BBC's piano season.
With Andrew McGregor. Including Building a Library: Bach: Concerto for two violins.
Tom meets conductor Kent Nagano in his new role as music director at Hamburg State Opera.
1/2 Lucie Skeaping charts the piano's the progression from its origins in Florence.
Mezzo Jennifer Johnston sings Wolf, Britten and Mahler with Joseph Middleton (piano). (R)
Pianist and composer Marc-Andre Hamelin chooses music with extreme piano playing.
Alyn Shipton with requests including Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Hampton Hawes.
WNO's production of Handel's Jephtha from Wales Millennium Centre. Paul Goodwin conducts.
David Ireland's darkly comic drama about peace and reconciliation in Northern Ireland.
Ivan Hewett presents music performed at the 2012 Vale of Glamorgan Festival.
1/2 Geoffrey Smith surveys the development of the piano trio in the 1940s and 50s.
Presented by Susan Sharpe. Including a concert from the 2009 Varazdin Festival in Croatia.
Sunday 14 October 2012