Award-winning trumpet player Alison Balsom joins Lucy Coward for a Bank Holiday special exploring the music of the Restoration.
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John Suchet celebrates the life and music of this great composer every Sunday night - this week, it's all about the late string quartets and bagatelles
Legendary pianist Alfred Cortot was also a fine arranger. He Yue plays some of Cortot's most famous interpretations of classical favourites. Record of the Week, 27 May 2013.
On this week's show, Charlotte explores the musical prodigy that was Felix Mendelssohn.
It's all change at the top with Einaudi's 'In a Time Lapse' climbing back to number one for the second time this year.
Join Jane Jones this week for new releases and contemporary favourites, English discoveries and flocks of musical birds.
Every afternoon this week, listen out for favourites from the maestro of light music.
Every day this week, Tim Lihoreau focuses on Max Bruch who wrote more than 200 works but is best known for one violin concerto.
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The Full Works Concert – Friday 31 May: Musical Birds
Tonight's Evening Concert takes flight with a selection of musical birds - from Vaughan Williams' famous Lark Ascending to a dove from Dvorak.
The New Releases Show with David Mellor: 25 May
Tonight, David’s Album of the Week comes from the award-winning Halle under Sir Mark Elder. The Sibelius Symphony No. 2 is closely associated with the orchestra.