Classical music for breakfast time plus found sounds and the odd unclassified track.
Natasha Loges chooses her favourite recording of Beethoven's Violin Sonata No 9 in A, Op 47, 'Kreutzer', plus Andrew McGregor reviews the new Riccardo Muti set with William Mival. Show more
Tom Service talks to violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, musician and composer Jessie Montgomery, conductor Vitali Alekseenok plus video-game opera with composer Brian Irvine. Show more
Regional Variations (2)
Jess Gillam talks to a guest about their classical life.
Fenella Humphreys opens up a selection of music from a violinist’s point of view - revealing familiar and unfamiliar works in a new light. Show more
Louise Blain looks at music for game which reflect some of the darker aspects of the fantasy realm and probes the hybrid world of Metroidvania. Show more
Kathryn Tickell with new music from around the world, plus a look at the roots of country music Show more
Julian Joseph pays tribute to trumpet king Louis Armstrong. Plus vocalist Lauren Kinsella shares some of the music that inspires her. Show more
Verdi's Otello from the New York Met, starring Aleksandrs Antonenko and Sonya Yoncheva as the Moorish general Otello and his wife Desdemona, with Željko Lučić as the jealous Iago. Show more
Manchester's Psappha perform music especially for the programme, and Kate Molleson has new offerings from Alex Paxton and Pamela Z and from America, An Atlas of Time by Wang Lu. Show more
Corey revisits a classic archive recording from 1969, an exuberant ten-piece ensemble led by saxophonist John Surman. Plus, a joyful solo piano piece by Bheki Mseleku. Show more
The RAI National Symphony Orchestra perform Weber's Overture to Oberon and Brahms's First Serenade. With Catriona Young. Show more