For the BBC's piano season, Jonathan Swain with archive performances from Russian pianists
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's breakfast show, celebrating the BBC's piano season.
With Rob Cowan. Including Schumann: Etudes symphoniques, Op 13.
1/5 Donald Macleod pinpoints the early encounters of Rachmaninov and Medtner.
Live from Wigmore Hall, London, the Signum Quartet performs music by Schumann and Brahms.
1/5 Music conducted by Herbert Blomstedt, composed by Bruckner, Bartok and Mozart.
Sean Rafferty with live music from the Australian String Quartet and pianist Jenny Lin.
1/2 Igor Levit (piano) in Debussy: 6 Epigraphes antiques. Brahms: Study No 5 in D minor.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch and guests answer questions about anything to do with the piano.
2/2 Igor Levit (piano) performs Rzewski's work Let the People United Never be Defeated.
Matthew Sweet is joined by film historian David Thomson.
6/30 Discussing King Edwin, the ruler of Northumbria famous for his conversion to Christianity.
Jez Nelson presents a special 'relay' performance featuring six of the UK's best pianists.
The Casals Quartet perform works by Mozart, Shostakovich and Schubert.
Tuesday 23 October 2012