Catriona Young's selection includes Le Concert Spirituel and Herve Niquet in Handel.
Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's breakfast show, featuring Henry VIII and Gounod.
With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Maria Callas.
3/5 Donald Macleod consider the importance of Rome to Mascagni.
2/4 Christine Brewer (soprano) and Roger Vignoles (piano) in Wagner, Strauss, Quilter, Britten
3/5 BBC CO in music by Antheil, Copland, Bennett, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Porter and Kern.
From Lichfield Cathedral.
With live music from the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge and pianist Roman Rabinovich.
Josep Pons conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in music by Schreker, Busoni and Ravel.
Stephen Johnson explores Schoenberg's First Chamber Symphony.
The BBC SO in Ravel: Pavane pour une infante defunte. Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony No 1.
Samira Ahmed discusses big business. Plus art and the Middle East and the film Nebraska.
8/20 Professor James Montgomery discusses the life and work of Arab philosopher Al-Kindi.
Nick Luscombe with music from early 70s Angola, plus Japanese electronica by Coppe.
With Catriona Young. Russian pianist Denis Kozhukhin plays Franck, Haydn and Prokofiev.
Thursday 5 December 2013