Rudolf Buchbinder and the Szymanowski Quartet in Beethoven, Szymanowski and Dvorak.
Clemency Burton-Hill presents the breakfast show, with the Best of British Music Playlist.
With Rob Cowan. Including Essential CD of the Week: Telemann - Paris Quartets.
9/15 French violinist Renaud Capucon and friends play works by Korngold, Mahler and Webern.
3/4 Renaud Capucon and ensemble in Mozart: String Quintets: in C minor, K406; in D, K593.
From Proms 2014: BBC NOW under Thomas Sondergard in Maxwell Davies, Walton and Sibelius. (R)
Sean Rafferty with guests including conductor Sakari Oramo and soprano Anu Komsi.
4/5 Exploring the influence of Iceland's sagas on its music and the contemporary music scene. (R)
The CBSO under Andris Nelsons performs Britten's heartfelt and passionate War Requiem.
Poets Fred d'Aguiar and Michael Longley discuss the work of WWI writer Wilfred Owen.
Lecture in which Professor Sugata Mitra talks about teaching ourselves using computers. (R)
3/5 A letter to a young poet from Belfast writer Michael Longley. (R)
Including a track from Herbie Hancock's Fat Albert Rotunda album.
Catriona Young presents a programme of Maliszewski, Lutoslawski and Rimsky-Korsakov.
Friday 22 August 2014