Frances studies Butterworth's A Shropshire Lad song settings and orchestral rhapsody.
Michael Flanders and Donald Swann's satirical revue closed on 2 May 1959.
Tom Service talks to director Baz Luhrmann and composer Craig Armstrong.
The comedian creates a jingle especially for Front Row
Andrew Green explores the life and little-heard romantic music of William Lloyd Webber.
Debbie Wiseman tells the fascinating story of the composer of Captain Noah and Rumpole.
Richter discusses his new eight-hour piece.
Norman Lebrecht talks to music director of English National Opera Edward Gardner.
Fiona Clampin tells the story of two Birmingham professors of music: Elgar and Bantock.
Sir Antonio Pappano prepares for the Royal Opera's new production of Puccini's La Bohème.
Lenny Henry talks to Bill Bailey.
George Benjamin discusses his works, Dance Figures and Sudden Time.
Giles Swayne introduces Dona nobis pacem
Charles Hazlewood explores Graham Fitkin's new work Tidal with the composer.
Feature on Graham Fitkin's Tidal.
Jonathan Harvey and Stephen Johnson look at two of Harvey's compositions.
Helen Mark considers how composer Gustav Holst's youth in the Cotswolds shaped his work
James MacMillan introduces The Gallant Weaver
Charles Hazlewood and Excellent Device delve into James MacMillan's Sinfonietta.
Charles Hazlewood and Joe Cutler examine Cutler's own Music for cello and strings.
John McCabe introduces Great Lord of Lords (read by Ian Skelly)
Michael Berkeley’s guest is film director Ken Loach.
One feisty stand-up comedian grills another in the tag talk show.
Catherine Bott and John Wilson explore the musical craftsmanship of Eric Coates.
Catherine Bott and John Wilson explore the music of Eric Coates.
Matthew Barley and the BBC Philharmonic explore the music of Mark-Anthony Turnage.