John Shea presents Cesti arias sung by soprano Raquel Andueza with La Galania.
Clemency Burton-Hill presents the breakfast show, with the Best of British Music Playlist.
With Rob Cowan. Rob's Essential Choice: Haydn: Symphony No 44 in E minor (Trauer).
4/5 Donald Macleod recounts Stravinsky's experiences in exile in Switzerland during WWI.
7/8 The Nash Ensemble in music by Haydn and Trio con Brio Copenhagen in Mendelssohn.
From Proms 2014: The BBC SSO in music by John McLeod, Beethoven and Mozart.
Suzy Klein with the Hilliard Ensemble, composer Heiner Goebbels and organist David Goode.
1/2 The BBC Symphony Orchestra under Sakari Oramo in music by Beethoven and Brett Dean.
Poet and playwright Tony Harrison discusses his work over the last 50 years.
2/2 Soloists, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in Stravinsky's Oedipus rex.
25/30 Dr Timothy Bolton presents a portrait of Cnut, son of Sven Forkbeard, the king of Denmark.
28/30 Stephen Baxter creates a portrait of the remarkable Anglo-Saxon king Edward the Confessor.
29/30 Clive Anderson discusses the last Anglo-Saxon king of England, Harold Godwinson.
Anne Hilde Neset with music by Gudrun Gut and Joachim Irmler, plus calypso from Trinidad.
John Shea's selection includes pianist Federico Colli performing Mozart and Schubert.
Friday 8 August 2014