Frances Fyfield examines Copland's ballet score at the Library of Congress, Washington DC.
Conductor David Robertson explores ideas of place in Charles Ives' music.
Howard Goodall and Suzy Klein discuss Simple Gifts from Copland's Appalachian Spring.
Charles Hazlewood delves into Aaron Copland's 1944 ballet Appalachian Spring.
Charles Hazlewood is joined by Excellent Device to explore Adams's Chamber Symphony.
Stephen Johnson looks at the music of American composer John Adams.
John Adams sets Walt Whitman's poem "The Wound-Dresser" (1865).
Stephen Johnson explores Schoenberg's First Chamber Symphony.
Charles Hazlewood and Excellent Device explore Schoenberg's Chamber Symphony No. 1.
Wagner's celebration of paternal love, written as a birthday gift for his wife.
Charles Hazlewood explores two very different birthday serenades.