With Jonathan Swain. Including Les Ambassadeurs in a concert of 17th-century English music
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Rob Cowan. Including CD of the Week: Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker; Aurora's Wedding.
Soprano Veronique Gens performs 19th-century Romantic French song in her Festival debut.
4/4 Marcus Farnsworth (baritone) and Joseph Middleton (piano) perform music inspired by winter (R)
The Warsaw Philharmonic under Antoni Wit in Lutoslawski, Shostakovich and Panufnik. (R)
Sean Rafferty presents live music and an interview with celebrated conductor Osmo Vanska.
1/2 London Philharmonic in Bantock: The Witch of Atlas. Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No 3.
Tom Service finds out about the music composed by philosopher Friedrich Nietszche.
2/2 London Philharmonic in Sibelius: Pohjola's Daughter. Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra.
Dana Gioia traces developments in Californian poetry since the Beats in the 1950s. (R)
1/5 Poet Thomas Lynch explains why he relishes the work of Seamus Heaney. (R)
Lopa Kothari presents new music and a session with British bluegrass band the Wagon Tales.
Jonathan Swain presents the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra in concert.
Saturday 31 August 2013