Tom Service considers the rise of Sound Art. Is it art music or something else?
What is Sound Art? And why?
Sound of the Underground
What does underground sound like? From earth-inspired music to sounds of the earth itself.
What's the point of practice?
Does practice make perfect? And what is perfect practice? Tom Service finds out.
Countertenors - classical rock gods!
A celebration of male singers who can hit those high notes!
Better than background music?
Is music for theatre more than just a prop?
Why do babies love music?
Tom Service asks why we seem to love music from the day we're born - are we born musical?
Is complicated music better than simple music?
Tom Service looks at complexity in music - can we actually hear what's going on?
In space no-one can hear you sing
An odyssey through the musical universe, presented by Tom Service
Olivier Messiaen and the Interstellar Call!
In a live edition of The Listening Service, Tom responds to Messiaen’s ‘Interstellar Call’
Concertos: All for one and one for all?
Tom Service explores the concerto
Codes, ciphers, enigmas
Elgar's 'Enigma Variations' and the codes, ciphers and hidden messages in music.
Prom 47: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Live BBC Proms. Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, Andris Nelsons and Michael Schönheit
Plowright in Poland
Pianist Jonathan Plowright in recital at Poland's International Chopin Piano Festival.
Saturday - Martin Handley
Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.
Summer Record Review
Andrew McGregor and Edward Seckerson
Edward Seckerson chooses five indispensable recordings of Proms composer Sergei Prokofiev.
Elisabeth Brauss, Catriona Morison and Anastasia Kobekina
Catriona Morison sings a selection of English songs