Alan Dein explores Karl Marx's journey from corpse to bronze monolith. Read more
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 the 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
Between the Ears: The Virtually Melodic 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.
The M1 Symphony
The life of the M1 in words, sounds and an epic new work played by the BBC Philharmonic.
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.