Miles Davis chosen by Adrian Utley of Portishead.
Bob Geldof, Ronnie Wood and others remember rock 'n' roll music promoter Bill Graham.
The music promoter Bill Graham is remembered by Bob Geldof, Ronnie Wood and others.
A musical portrait of how the jazz trumpeter Miles Davis became a painter in later life.
Ken Clarke and Soweto Kinch discuss the relationship between two jazz pioneers.
Iwona Blazwick on the visionary overlooked British surrealist Eileen Agar.
Freddie Mercury talks to Tom Browne
War reporter Tim Butcher chooses an exploration into the strange world of Graham Greene.
James Naughtie on the novelist who was a master of moral guilt and cold war intrigue.
Mark Whitaker investigates the life of the cricket commentator and political campaigner.
Do the personal problems of John Tower mean he is unable to advise President Bush?
Laura Mvula and Jason Yarde, Laura Jurd, Kevin Le Gendre discuss jazz legend Miles Davis.
Horticulturalist Rachel De Thame champions her heroine, the ballerina Margot Fonteyn.
Jim Naughtie considers the life and legacy of the eminent prima ballerina.
Matt Lucas chooses Freddie Mercury
Soweto Kinch explores the profound impressions Miles Davis made on his fellow artists.
Jones coaxed Davis into reprising his collaborations with Gil Evans from the 50s and 60s.
Profiles of Robert Maxwell and Fred MacMurray, who both passed away in 1991.
Robert Maxwell, obscuring controversy and comparing libel law in England and the US.
In 1959, Dame Margot Fonteyn was part of a bizarre plot to overthrow the Panama government
Do a politician's personal problems affect their ability to govern?
Midge Ure goes in search of the real Freddie Mercury.
A disastrous first dance, the nightclub Rasputin and a Parisian hotel.
How the British-born singer Vince Taylor inspired David Bowie's mythical rock star.