John Shea presents piano music by Mussorgsky performed by Fazil Say.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Sarah Walker. Sarah's Essential Choice: Beethoven: Sonata No 8 in A, Op 47 (Kreutzer)
4/5 Donald Macleod focuses on the exotic sounds Puccini created for Madam Butterfly.
3/4 Llyr Williams (piano) and the Leipzig Quartet play Beethoven at 2012's East Neuk Festival. (R)
Verdi's Otello in a performance given at Venice's Teatro La Fenice.
Sean Rafferty presents. With live music from Fugata Quintet plus pianist Gilles Vonsattel.
1/2 Kirill Gerstein plays piano music by Brad Mehldau and Brahms at the Queen Elizabeth Hall.
Stefan Zweig's story about the discovery on Lake Geneva of a man clinging to driftwood. (R)
2/2 Pianist Kirill Gerstein performs music by Haydn and Schumann at the Queen Elizabeth Hall.
Anne McElvoy talks to writer and historian Diarmaid MacCulloch.
Writer and philosopher Roger Scruton talks to Joan Bakewell about his beliefs.
Fiona Talkington with music from Earl Bostic, Kimmo Pohjonen and Manu Delago.
John Shea presents recital in which tenor Christoph Pregardien sings Schumann and Mahler.
Friday 5 April 2013