Sir Mark Elder conducts a production of Fidelio recorded at the Royal Opera House in 2011.
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Sibelius: Symphony No 3.
3/5 Donald Macleod explores how Wagner first cherished, then rejected, Meyerbeer's influence.
2/4 Britten and Shostakovich with Lawrence Power and Simon Crawford-Phillips at LSO St Luke's.
3/4 Katie Derham marks the 200th anniversary of Wagner's birth with an excerpt from Parsifal.
From the Chapel of New College, Oxford.
Sean Rafferty's guests include soprano Gywneth Jones and pianist Llyr Williams.
A concert commemorating 200 years since Wagner's birth, including Act 3 of Die Walkure.
Khaled Hosseini, Man Booker International Prize, Disgraced and the future of psychiatry.
3/5 Christopher Janaway explores Wagner's encounter with the philosophy of Schopenhauer.
Fiona Talkington's selection features highlights from the Tectonics festival in Glasgow.
John Shea presents the Liege Philharmonic in concert with pianist Jean-Frederic Neuburger.
Thursday 23 May 2013