Continuous broadcast of concert music and opera, recorded in locations around Europe.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice. Prokofiev: Symphony No 5.
3/5 Donald Macleod explores the period 1804-5, when Beethoven turns to writing an opera.
6/8 Pianist Christian Ihle Hadland plays Chopin, Grieg, Kjerulf, Mendelssohn and Schumann.
Le Concert Spirituel and Hervé Niquet perform music by Handel at the BBC Proms.
From Hereford Cathedral during the Three Choirs Festival.
Sean Rafferty presents, with guests including opera director Laurent Pelly.
1/2 Jiri Belohlavek and the BBC Symphony Orchestra perform music by Smetana and Prokofiev.
Suzy Klein explores the drama engendered by Toscanini's visits to the BBC SO in the 1930s.
2/2 Jiri Belohlavek conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Dvorak's Seventh Symphony.
2/4 Dr Adam Smith explores the world of the North and its war.
Performers include the Rob Brockway Trio and Manchester poet Adam O'Riordan.
2/5 Artist John Keane discusses how his children have influenced how he sees his work.
Fiona Talkington with music from Terje Rypdal, The Hot Seats, Os Cempes and Seth Lakeman.
Susan Sharpe presents Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto with soloist Lars Vogt.
Thursday 26 July 2012