Including the Artemis Quartet performing works by Mendelssohn, Ginastera and Schubert.
Presented by Ian Skelly. Featuring music by Handel and listeners' Georgian Gems.
With Sarah Walker. Including 15 Georgian Pleasures: Porpora: Alto giove (Polifemo).
2/5 Donald Macleod explores JC Bach's activities in 18th-century London. (R)
1/4 Ailish Tynan (soprano) and Iain Burnside (piano) in Schubert, Parry, Stanford and Bingham. (R)
2/4 The BBC NOW performs music by Nielsen, Tchaikovsky, Svendsen and Zemlinsky.
Live music from the Michael Wollny Trio, plus tenor Toby Spence and composer Karl Jenkins.
Yo-Yo Ma (cello) and Kathryn Stott (piano) in Piazzolla, Guarnieri, Messiaen and Brahms.
Philip Dodd explores the sexual mores of 18th-century England.
2/5 Actor and writer Ian Kelly explores the life and times of David Garrick.
Max Reinhardt with music from Alexander Hawkins, Mehliana, Billy Jenkins and Jessica Hoop.
For Radio 3's 18th Century season, a performance of Ariosti's opera La fede ne' tradimenti
Wednesday 30 April 2014