John Shea's selection includes Beethoven and Mahler with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Brahms: String Quartet, Op 51 No 1.
4/5 Donald Macleod on how Britten became the foremost composer of opera in English.
3/4 Soprano Ailish Tynan and pianist Joseph Middleton perform a selection of Schubert lieder.
Penny Gore presents a performance of Viktor Ullmann's opera The Emperor of Atlantis.
Suzy Klein with guests, including composer Michael Berkeley and cellist Pieter Wispelwey.
Martyn Brabbins and the BBC SSO perform music by Britten and Mahler.
Frances Spalding and Alexandra Harris discuss Myfanwy Piper's libretti for Britten.
5/5 Adam Gopnik discusses Cubism in 1913 Paris, considering it as a form of poetic realism. (R)
A special collaborative session with Australian band The Necks and saxophonist Evan Parker
With John Shea. Including Messiaen's Turangalila Symphony performed at the 2012 Proms.
Friday 22 November 2013