Geoffrey Smith recalls the records saxophonist Lucky Thompson made in his prime.
With Catriona Young. The Polish RSO with music by Britten, Mozart, Strauss and Schubert.
Presented by Martin Handley. Featuring music by Handel and listeners' Georgian Gems.
Rob Cowan explores games in music. Plus a Mozart symphony and a Shostakovich piano quintet
Michael Berkeley's guest is novelist Charlotte Mendelson, who selects her favourite music.
Emerson Quartet in Shostakovich: String Quartet No 14. Britten: String Quartet No 3. (R)
Carole Cerasi plays the 1740 Shudi harpsichord in the Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.
From Birmingham Cathedral. (R)
1/2 A performance of Bach's St Matthew Passion from the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
BBC business correspondent Peter Day explores Handel's financial dealings. (R)
Farquhar's 1709 Restoration comedy, where wives are recruited while soldiers are wooed. (R)
2/2 Music for Palm Sunday: Durufle's Requiem from Munich and music by Rore from Brussels.
The BBC NOW under Alan Buribayev performs music by Stravinsky, Glazunov and Brahms.
Includs an Arvo Part portrait with Vox Clamantis and the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Monday 14 April 2014