From the BBC Proms 2012, the London Philharmonic Orchestra under Vladimir Jurowski.
Petroc Trelawny presents carols from the BBC Singers and the Advent Calendar.
With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Stravinsky: The Firebird.
2/5 Donald Macleod on the significance of Farrenc's education and family circumstances.
5/8 The Lendvai Trio in Mozart: Prelude and Fugue, K404a; Divertimento in E flat, K563.
2/4 BBC orchestras and Singers in Cowie, Josquin, Purcell, Tippett, Stanford and Messiaen.
Including live music from 4 Girls 4 Harps, plus Will Gompertz's In Tune Christmas Card.
2/5 Tallis Scholars perform choral music for Advent and Christmas at the Temple Church, London
Singer Neil Tennant, who grew up in North Shields, talks to Philip Dodd about his career.
2/5 Writer Rupert Goodwins describes unexpected insights he gained as he lost his sight.
Max Reinhardt with music from Frank Zappa, Dorit Chrysler and Ravi Shankar.
Including Czech pianist Libor Novacek playing music by Beethoven, Brahms and Mussorgsky.
Wednesday 18 December 2013