Conductor Jessica Cottis, musical activism and how music changes in different spaces.
Music, Architecture and Activism
Spring lambs, blue sheep
Music Matters marks the beginning of spring.
Music Matters Lab at Free Thinking
Kate Molleson gets emotional at the Free Thinking Festival for this live special.
Music without compromise
Tom meets Georgian pianist Khatia Buniatishvili.
Michael Tippett and Ukrainian polyphony
A new biography on composer Michael Tippett and the Ukrainian polyphony project.
Transgender opera singers, harpsichords and Billy Budd
Sara Mohr-Pietsch speaks to transgender singers from around the world.
Singer Rosalind Plowright, 18th-century Scottish music theorists and a biography of Dukas.
Being seen, being heard
Kate Molleson talks to Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla. Music fan clubs. Folk singer Josephine Foster
Stockhausen: Cosmic Prophet
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Stockhausen's legacy, Baudelaire, and the Hum of the World.
Stephen Kovacevich, Thomas Ades and Howard Skempton
Tom talks to pianist Stephen Kovacevich and composer Thomas Ades.
Music heard so deeply that it is not heard at all
Tom meets conductor Santtu-Matias Rouvali. Composer Kaija Saariaho inspired by TS Eliot.
Tom meets Finnish violinist Pekka Kuusisto.
Welcome to the stage
Kate explores the life and legacy of Alma Mahler
Passing the music on
Sara Mohr-Pietsch reports on the decline of music A levels, and pianist Sulamita Aronovsky
The Berlin Wall
Matthew Sweet explores the world of film music.
Martha Plimpton, Lou Sanders, Emily Watson, Nels Abbey, Ady Suleiman, Arlo Day, Emma Freud, Clive Anderson
Clive Anderson and guests with an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy.
Diego Maradona, Sweat, Catch 22, Elif Shafak, Manolo Blahnik
Diego Maradona documentary, Sweat, Catch 22, Elif Shafak and Manolo Blahnik exhibition.
Booksmart director Olivia Wilde
Actress turned director Olivia Wilde talking about her debut hit Booksmart
Zac Efron Interview Special: Movies That Made Me
Zac Efron talks about his career defining moments from High School Musical to Ted Bundy.