A sequence of 20th century choral and baroque instrumental Christmas works.
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with festive music and surprises.
With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite.
2/5 Donald Macleod discusses Offenbach's La belle Helene and La Grande Duchesse de Gerolstein.
6/9 Music from the 2012 Schwetzingen Festival, by Mussorgsky, Medtner, Mozart and Bach.
Christmas carols and readings from the chapel of King's College, Cambridge.
2/5 Lang Lang plays Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 5, Op 73 (Emperor) at the Lucerne Festival.
1/3 Act 1 of Wagner's Die Walkure, from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. (R)
With Jennifer Johnston (mezzo), Apollon Musagete Quartet, Christian Ihle Hadland (piano).
Catherine Bott presents Gilbert and Sullivan's The Yeomen of the Guard from the 2012 Proms
Former US President Jimmy Carter talks to Joan Bakewell about his beliefs.
Bach's festive Christmas Day Cantata, Christen ätzet diesen Tag, BWV63.
Max Reinhardt presents a varied, festive selection of music.
Jonathan Swain presents music from the fourth Mazovia Goes Baroque Festival from Poland.
Wednesday 26 December 2012