Including the New Zealand Radio Symphony Orchestra performing Shchedrin's Carmen Suite.
Presented by Petroc Trelawny. With the Best of British Playlist, requests and Ten Pieces.
With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 5.
2/5 Donald Macleod focuses on the work Dyson composed during World War I.
1/4 Chamber music and songs by Schumann and Bridge performed by Ensemble 360 and Philippe Sly.
2/10 Katie Derham features Britten's Four Sea Interludes. Plus Berlioz, Strauss and Schubert.
From Maida Vale, Suzy Klein with music from Andrea Motis. Plus Ten Facts: Ten Pieces.
The BBC Singers and Fretwork perform Gibbons, Byrd, Tye, Thea Musgrave and Nico Muhly.
Matthew Sweet talks to novelist Neel Mukherjee, shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize.
2/5 Michael Goldfarb describes an encounter with writer Philip Roth in New York in the 1970s.
Presented by Mara Carlyle. Including music by the Durutti Column and Connie Converse.
John Shea presents a concert of arias by Cesti given at the 2013 RheinVokal Festival.
Wednesday 1 October 2014