Susan Sharpe presents music by Mozart, Janacek, Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Saar, Bach and Kunzen.
Rob Cowan presents Bernstein conducting his own work and music from the Wild West.
Sarah Walker presents music by Glinka, Lumbye, E Strauss, J Strauss II, Dvorak and Bach.
4/5 Donald Macleod charts Samuel Barber's ambivalent relationship with his country.
3/4 Soloists of the OAE in Mozart's Duo, K423 and Beethoven's Septet in E flat, Op 20.
4/15 A performance of Bellini's final opera I Puritani, set in England during the Civil War.
Presented by Petroc Trelawny. With Joyful Company of Singers and tenor Matthew Polenzani.
1/2 BBC SSO in Lyadov: 8 Russian Folk Songs; Stravinsky: Concerto in D for violin/orchestra.
Irene Nemirovsky's story about a dislocated Parisian at the onset of the Second World War.
2/2 Michal Dworzynski conducts the BBC SSO in Rachmaninov's lush Second Symphony.
Presented by Anne McElvoy. With Nobel literature prize chair Per Wastberg.
4/5 Richard Mabey on attempts over the years to analyse and understand why birds sing.
Fiona Talkington presents music from Jason Steele, Joni Mitchell and Kronos Quartet.
Susan Sharpe presents music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Veracini, Handel, Brahms and Bach.
Friday 30 April 2010