Stephen Johnson explores the structure of Nielsen's Fourth Symphony. Read more
Nielsen Symphony No. 4
Stephen Johnson explores the structure of Nielsen's Fourth Symphony.
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 'Scottish'
Stephen Johnson explores Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3 'Scottish'.
Vaughan Williams: Symphony No. 7 'Sinfonia antartica'
How Vaughan Williams created his Symphony No. 7 from his most famous film score.
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 'Pathetique'
Stephen Johnson considers Tchaikovsky's final and most personal symphony, the Pathetique.
Walton: Symphony No.1
Exploring the potent mix of musical and personal influences behind Walton's First Symphony
Beethoven: Symphony No. 8
Stephen Johnson explores Beethoven's most playful symphony, the Eighth.
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2
Stephen Johnson explores Rachmaninov's Second Symphony.
Schoenberg: Chamber Symphony No. 1
Stephen Johnson explores Schoenberg's First Chamber Symphony.
John Adams: City Noir
John Adams's orchestral paean to post-war Hollywood, and the world of the film noir.
All the tunes
After 1,000 years of written music, can there be any more new tunes?
Sophie Robinson and Giles Terera turn their poetic gaze upon the beauty of the human body.
Phillip Hunt presents the brass band music programme.
Rhapsodies and dancing
Fiona Talkington with highlights of classical concerts from Belgium, Austria and Germany
Classics Listener Choices
Jamie has music to relax to, thanks to some listener favourites.