Sara Wheeler recalls hearing Vaughan Williams's Sinfonia Antartica while camping on ice
Sara Wheeler reveals the most useful item for an Arctic explorer
Why do babies love music?
Tom Service asks why we seem to love music from the day we're born - are we born musical?
Essential Classics with Suzy Klein: Tim McInnerny, Ravel’s Gaspard de la nuit, Tavener's The Protecting Veil
Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music.
Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880)
Orpheus in the USA
The life and music of Jacques Offenbach. Today, he receives an offer he cannot refuse.
Opera Matinée: Gluck's Orfeo ed Euridice
Tom McKinney presents a performance of Gluck's three-act opera from Italian Radio.
Nelly Akopian-Tamarina, Brighde Chaimbeul and Aidan O’Rourke
Top-class live music from some of the world's finest musicians.