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Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Film exploring the history of the concept album, a musical format usually based around a structured narrative, that developed to become the equivalent of rock 'n' roll theatre. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Wakeman
Executive Producer:
Paul Bullock
Executive Producer:
Ryan Minchin
Producer:
Marc Edwards
Director:
Marc Edwards

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Documentary following the late Welsh rugby player Ray Gravell's daily life after he was disgnosed with diabetes and lost a leg to the disease six years ago. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Elis Owen
Executive Producer:
Marc Edwards

Duration: 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Huw Edwards meets the descendants of the pioneers who established a community in Patagonia 150 years ago, to see what remains of the culture their forefathers wanted to safeguard. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Documentary featuring first-hand testimony from men and women who lived through WWI. A look at the period from the Battle of the Somme to the Armistice as well as the war's legacy. Show more

Welsh Towns

Welsh Towns at War

Episode 2: Porthmadog

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Eddie Butler uncovers tales of life in Welsh towns during WWI. In Porthmadog, he meets David Lloyd George's grandson and visits the Trawsfynydd home of poet Hedd Wyn. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Tim Rhys-Evans and Connie Fisher present highlights from the opening round of the competition searching for the next international opera star, now in its thirtieth year. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Connie Fisher and Tim Rhys-Evans present highlights from the international singing competition. Round two features contestants from Hungary, Russia, Egypt, Italy and South Africa. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Highlights from the opera singing competition. The third round features Welsh baritone Gary Griffiths and contestants from Lithuania, Portugal, Ukraine and Belarus. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Highlights from the opera singing competition. The fouth round features singers from Poland, England, Argentina, South Korea and Italy. Rebecca Evans comments on performances. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Tim Rhys-Evans and Connie Fisher present a review of the five singers who have made it through to Sunday's final, while on stage is the climax of the song prize. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

As the 18th century went on, music began to acquire a higher moral purpose and communal singing became a means of finding a kind of perfection amid the harsh reality of daily life. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Documentary revealing the contents of hellraising Welsh actor Richard Burton's diaries, providing a unique opportunity to reassess the man behind the myth. Show more

Welsh Towns

Welsh Towns at War

Episode 1: Swansea

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Eddie Butler uncovers tales of life in Welsh towns during WWI. In Swansea he tells the story of the women who risked all making shells for the war effort. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Wales HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Two-part documentary featuring first-hand testimony from men and women who lived through WWI. A look at the period from the outbreak of the war to the Battle of the Somme. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Matthew Gravelle narrates this documentary following three Welsh veterans of the Falklands conflict as they return to the islands to make peace with their past. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Marc Edwards
Producer:
Marc Edwards
Director:
Marc Edwards
Director:
Marc Edwards
Executive Producer:
Christina Macaulay
Executive Producer:
Christina Macaulay

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen returns to a derelict Llanelly House, a UK finalist in the BBC's Restoration series, to follow the twists and turns of a £6 million renovation. Show more

BBC Proms

2015

Last Night at the Proms from Around the UK

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Across the nations, a stellar line-up of artists entertain audiences with a mix of classical, jazz and contemporary repertoire to celebrate the Last Night of the Proms. Show more