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Sounds Like She
A musical exploration by transgender women of voice and gender.
Danu - Dead Flows the Don
David Bramwell confronts his fear of water, exploring the history of the river Don.
Second Side Up - a Life Captured in Radio
Documentary about an aspiring disc jockey who turned his life into a cassette radio show.
Water Towers of New York
A soundscape centring on the water tanks atop some of New York City's tall buildings.
A sound portrait in which artist Graeme Miller captures the poetry of the landline.
On Imaginary Media
Radiophonic drama exploring the irrational beliefs we project onto new technologies.
Inside the disturbing world of solitary confinement, the prison within a prison.
The ferocious Gaelic game of hurling meets the gentle craft of the hurley stick maker.
The Shanty Boat
Frogs, storms and fireworks on the river with a modern-day US Huck Finn-style anarchist.
The Plot for Karl Marx
Alan Dein explores Karl Marx's journey from corpse to bronze monolith.
A poetic meditation on physicist Ronald Drever and the search for Gravitational Waves.
A Cow a Day
A meditative journey within the sonic backdrop of the ancient Indian city of Varanasi.
Young children listen to classic film soundtracks and invent original stories.
In Praise of Shadows
Nick Luscombe explores the sonic landscape of Junichiro Tanizaki's 'In Praise of Shadows'.
The Sheep of Art
Writer Chris Stewart knows a thing or two about sheep. Alexandra Harris knows art. Baa!
Right Between the Ears
Haunted by noises heard whilst undergoing surgery, Ken Hollings searches for primal sound.
Binaural documentary on an anthropologist's quest to live with an uncontacted tribe.
The NHS Symphony
The rhythms of life in the NHS captured in immersive stereo and specially composed music.
Miss Birdie's Letter
Poet Karen McCarthy Woolf is on the trail of a letter sent to her Jamaican grandmother
The Last Elfdalians
A journey through the mysteries of the endangered Swedish forest language, Elfdalian.
The Milk Way
A radiophonic poem following the flow of milk east out of Wales while the land flows west.
The In-Between Land
The magical North Pennines landscape of deaf shepherd-poet Josephine Dickinson
Message from the Moon
On a journey to the Moon, astronauts reflect on creation, God and our place in the cosmos.
A portrait of a legendary Soho patisserie and the woman for whom it provides a stage.
Singing, Not Drowning
Can the world’s greatest swimming instructor teach a terrified 57-year-old to swim?
How the music of Janacek and a letter from the BBC saved the Hollander family from Nazism.
Container Ship Karaoke
19,000 containers can be poor company on a voyage. Time for some karaoke!
The Virtually Melodic Cave
A virtual reality radio documentary brings to life the ethereal magic of Fingal's Cave.
A signalman on a remote railway line is visited by a traveller. By Ross Sutherland.
The Egg Dealer
It's 1938 - there's been a brutal murder in Fife and the local 'egg dealer' is missing.
In search of the language and culture of the Sephardic Jews, expelled from Spain in 1492.
Living in a Box
Living off grid whilst in university, fighting for settled status, but happier than ever.
How hospital x-rays were used to capture forbidden music in the Cold War
Storytelling of walks with friends, which will transport you outdoors.
Not poetry, not conversation, not a story - but all of them at once.
A meditation on the physical, psychological and communal benefits of basketball in London
Hidden Sounds of Coastal Arcades
Sound artist Frazer Merrick explores the hidden sounds of Walton Pier.
The Escape of the Zebra from the Zoo
We follow the zebra that escaped from London Zoo into the city during an air raid.
A soundscape that absorbs human noise into the mythic world of the wild coast.
Before there was cinema, there was the diorama. Now extinct, we bring it back to life!
An ear floats off to the galaxies, listening in on a fading Earth. By Heather Phillipson.
My Mother and Me
Artist Ragnar Kjartansson reflects on 'the realness of fakeness' in his art.
Songs of the Mojave Desert
A collaboration with Natalie Diaz, celebrated Mojave American poet and language activist.
The Vet at the End of the World
Seal attacks, snapping penguins, angry bulls... a vet's life on Tristan Da Cunha.
A Japanese true love detective story from film-maker Anastasia Kirillova.
Poetry, testimony and interviews inspired by the experiences of nurses during lockdown.
The Soothing Presence of Strangers
A nostalgic meditation on the W12 bus route in east London.
The Rising Sea Symphony
The effects of climate change evoked in words, sounds and a powerful new musical work
Isolation, In Your Words
A modern soundtrack to life in lockdown, created around the words of the British public.
To Bear Witness
A call to confront the spiritual questions of our time.
Songs of the Sky
Karin Lehmkuhl Bodony records the sounds of the northern lights in the Alaskan sky.
Stories of real-life chance encounters mark the anniversary of the film Brief Encounter.
Flight of the Monarch
The migratory route of the monarch butterfly traced in words, music and sound.
Enter the netherworld of the Great British bog on a journey into the lost and found.
A radiophonic sound journey around the alternative concrete Paris beyond the inner city.
Listening to the Deep
Artist Jana Winderen transports us underwater, to listen to the sonic wonders of the sea.
Telling the Bees
Maria Margaronis escapes into the hive to explore the folk custom of telling the bees.
Alison Lock's dreamlike poem about a freak accident on the Yorkshire moors.
Rhythms of Remembering
A radiophonic exploration of The Gododdin, a lament for the fallen from the 7th century.
The Nightingales of Berlin
A portrait of Berlin and its residents through the songs of the city’s nightingales.
Species of Spaces
Huddersfield postman and writer Kevin Boniface invites us to join him on his round.
The Virtual Symphony
The joys and horrors of the internet, evoked by stories and a new electronic-vocal work
Creation of the Birds
Sami El-Enany's part tone poem, part narrative reimagining of Remedios Varo’s painting.
To Have/To Hold
A series of Radio 3's innovative Between the Ears features in miniature.
The Last Road Trip
Neptune's New Dark Moon
An Orkney Tapestry
Erland Cooper and Daniel Pioro pay tribute to Orkney poet George Mackay Brown.
Printmaker Norman Ackroyd and poet Nancy Campbell explore what it takes to capture light.
A whale’s extraordinary voyage up the River Thames to the hallucinogenic heart of London.
Time is what keeps the light from reaching us
A personal ode to Derek Jarman’s film, ‘Blue’, voiced across distances and time
A foray into dream worlds, one of a neurobiologist and one of bees
Quilts of Love
We explore the UK AIDS Memorial Quilt and its first display in 27 years
When the Present Moment shows up, will Leanne stop scrolling to give her the time of day?
One Continuous Loop
A soundscape of nostalgia, loneliness and reflection on Kwei’s journey home
Another Country, Another Quandary
Three artists born elsewhere reflect on their journeys across geographies & time frames
Hannah Catherine Jones explores why everyone tunes to the standard frequency of 440Hz.
Sound in the Blood
Nature beatboxer Jason Singh explores the origin and meaning of his art.
The Emperor and the Pianola
Professor Shawn Sobers uncovers the fascinating story of The Emperor and the Pianola.
Notes on Water
Amanda Dalton's Notes on Water, with sound design by Laurence Nelson.
A Society of Recordists
A sonic portrait of the Wildlife Sound Recording Society.
The Racing Mind
A meditation on ultrarunning through interviews, poetry, location recordings and music.
A sonic trip through our tick-box, on-hold, automated world, turning bureaucracy into art.
The Lark Descending
Vaughan Williams's most famous piece reworked and reimagined in music and field recordings
Jamming with Birds
A celebration of birdsong through the making of an album by musician Cosmo Sheldrake.
In the Footsteps of Beryl the Boot
An evocation of Foley artist Beryl Mortimer.