Join us for an informal look back over the 2019 BBC Proms season.
Beethoven’s only opera, Fidelio, and his Fifth Symphony are two of his most iconic works. Benjamin Walton and Laura Tunbridge examine Beethoven’s social standing in the early years of the 19th century.
A discussion about the function of letters in literature and life with best-selling crime novelist Ruth Ware and epistolary historian Shaun Usher.
In the third of our series on Henry Wood, Hannah French and Gulliver Ralston explore the Proms founder-conductor’s relationship with Wagner’s music.
Witchcraft, witch-trials and the image of the witch are explored by historian Professor Suzannah Lipscomb.