John Shea presents the Modigliani Quartet in a concert of Debussy, Arriaga and Brahms.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Sarah Walker. Including The Story of Music in 50 Pieces: Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue.
3/5 Donald Macleod explains how the landscape of Provence inspired Gounod's opera Mireille.
2/4 Music on the themes of fantasy and fairytale, by Tabakova, Szymanowski and Ravel.
3/4 The BBC Philharmonic performs music by Part, Britten and Beethoven.
From Durham Cathedral.
Sean Rafferty's guests include cellist Thomas Demenga and soprano Elizabeth Llewellyn.
1/2 Rodolfo Richter (violin) leads the Academy of Ancient Music in Veracini and Vivaldi.
Vocal coach and voice expert Mary King charts the rise and fall of the castrati.
2/2 Academy of Ancient Music in Vivaldi, Albinoni and Ferrandini.
Finnegans Wake in Chinese, Sara Wheeler, Muslim Comedy and Apocalypses.
3/5 Author AL Kennedy explores why she has always found the nights too thrilling to sleep. (R)
Fiona Talkington presents a varied selection of music.
John Shea presents music by Vasks and Mozart performed by the Tallinn Chamber Orchestra.
Thursday 28 February 2013