John Shea presents Widor's rarely-heard piano concertos with Martin Roscoe and the BBC CO.
With Petroc Trelawny. Includes BBC correspondents on cultural life in Europe in early 1914
With Sarah Walker. Including Essential Choice: Dohnanyi: Variations on a Nursery Tune.
3/5 Donald Macleod focuses on the story of the remarkable musical prodigy Erich Korngold.
2/4 The Heath Quartet performs a Romantic programme, with Schubert, Beethoven and Mendelssohn.
3/5 With Katie Derham. Strauss: Deutsche motette. Reznicek: Der Sieger. Schumann: Kinderszenen
From Peterborough Cathedral.
Suzy Klein presents live music from pianists Paul Lewis, Joshua Rifkin and Gwilym Simcock.
Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Schumann, Colin Matthews and Beethoven
William Boyd, Margaret Drabble and Matthew Sweet discuss Musil's The Man Without Qualities
3/5 Stephen Evans focuses on life in Berlin in 1914, seen as the Silicon Valley of its time.
Nick Luscombe with more music from the Commonwealth and the humorous songs of Tom Lehrer.
Including Elgar's Coronation Ode, performed in 1911 for the new King George V.
Thursday 9 January 2014