A chance to hear Tchaikovsky's rarely performed comic opera The Tsarina's Slippers.
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with festive music and surprises.
With Sarah Walker. Including Building a Library from CD Review: Rossini: La Cenerentola.
1/5 Donald Macleod traces Offenbach's early years, from Cologne to Paris where.
5/9 From Schwetzingen 2012, music by Debussy, Granados, de Nebra, Chopin and Stravinsky.
1/5 Highlights from European music festivals: Bach, Stravinsky, Lessel, Mozart and Dvorak.
Donald Macleod presents Wagner's Das Rheingold, performed at the Royal Opera House. (R)
Valery Gergiev conducts the London Symphony Orchestra in Prokofiev's Cinderella, Op 87. (R)
Richard Dannatt talks to Joan Bakewell about how his beliefs shaped his work as Army chief
Organ virtuoso Cameron Carpenter plays music by Bach as well as his own improvisations. (R)
2/2 Jez Nelson reviews the best jazz albums of 2012.
A sequence of 20th century choral and baroque instrumental Christmas works.
Tuesday 25 December 2012