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Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Lenny Henry and Suzy Klein celebrate black classical composers and musicians across the centuries whose stories and music have been forgotten. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Lenny Henry
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Executive Producer:
Angela Ferreira
Executive Producer:
Liz Hartford
Producer:
Guy Evans
Production Company:
Douglas Road Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Suzy explores the use, abuse and manipulation of music in WWII. From swinging jazz to madcap ballets, both sides used music as a weapon in the battle for civilisation. Show more

Saturday Live

Katie Piper

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Morning magazine show. Includes 10.00am News. Richard Coles and Suzy Klein are joined by writer and presenter Katie Piper, ski champ Chemmy Alcott and embroidery guru Mr X Stitch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Coles
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Piper
Interviewed Guest:
Chemmy Alcott
Interviewed Guest:
Clive England
Interviewed Guest:
Jamie Chalmers
Interviewed Guest:
Cleo Laine
Interviewed Guest:
Jacqui Dankworth
Interviewed Guest:
Jeremy Vine
Producer:
Corinna Jones

Our Classical Century

Series 1

1936 - 1953

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Suzy Klein and John Simpson explore the power of classical music between the coronations of George VI and Elizabeth II to console, unite and inspire us in war and peace. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Executive Producer:
Richard Bradley
Presenter:
John Simpson
Executive Producer:
Steve Condie
Director:
James Giles
Production Company:
Lion Television

Our Classical Century

Series 1

Episode 1: 1918 - 1936

Duration: 60 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

This programme captures the influence of WWI on classical music and its impact on a generation of musicians and composers whose music became part of our sense of identity. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Presenter:
Lenny Henry
Executive Producer:
Steve Condie
Executive Producer:
Richard Bradley
Director:
Ellen Hobson
Production Company:
Lion Television
Production Manager:
Claire Smith
Production Manager:
Tricia Chacon

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One EastLatest broadcast: on BBC One East

Documentary following the world's most famous choir through a special year of music, in the centenary year of the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols from King's. Show more

Saturday Live

Tom Hollander

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Morning magazine show. Presenters Suzy Klein and Jay Rayner are joined by actor Tom Hollander. Includes News. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Presenter:
Jay Rayner
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hollander
Participant:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Stone
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Comfort
Interviewed Guest:
Fred Collingwood
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Collingwood
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Patterson
Participant:
Giles Andreae
Producer:
Alex Lewis

Saturday Live

Michael Mosley

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The Fast Diet author and self-experimenter Michael Mosley; Shelby Holmes on swapping life with the fair for Oxford University; Adam Mars-Jones on complex father-son relationships. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Silverton
Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Mosley
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Shelby Holmes
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Davidson
Interviewed Guest:
JP Devlin
Interviewed Guest:
Marin Alsop
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Mars-Jones

BBC Proms

2013

Proms on Four: Friday Night at the Proms - BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Beethoven's 5th Symphony headlines this Prom, preceded by his Coriolan Overture, a work of contained ferocity. The concert opens with Strauss's Blue Danube Waltz. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Director:
John Kirby

BBC Proms

2017

Ades Conducts Stravinsky

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

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

The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain under Thomas Ades perform Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, the London premiere of Mural by Francisco Coll and Ades's own work Polaris. Show more

BBC Proms

2018

Marin Alsop Conducts Bernstein

Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Conductor Marin Alsop returns to the Royal Albert Hall with a pair of masterpieces by her mentor Leonard Bernstein in the American cultural giant's centenary year. Show more

BBC Proms

2011

Nigel Kennedy Plays Bach

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Nigel Kennedy returns to the Proms with a concert of solo Bach, including Partitas No 2 and No 3. Nigel and three of his friends also play arrangements of numbers by Fats Waller. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Director:
Kriss Russman
Musician:
Nigel Kennedy

BBC Proms

2020

Laura Marling and the 12 Ensemble

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 11 days

Laura Marling teams up with the 12 Ensemble for a retrospective journey through her back catalogue, as well as showcasing tracks from her 2020 album, Song for Our Daughter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Orchestra:
12 Ensemble
Series Producer:
Kaye Godleman
Director:
Marcus Viner

BBC Proms

2019

Shanghai Symphony Orchestra

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Long Yu, makes its Proms debut in a programme including works by Qigang Chen, Rachmaninov and, with Eric Lu, Mozart’s Piano Concerto No 23 in A major. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Conductor:
余隆
Musician:
Eric Lu
Director:
John Kirby
Producer:
Seren Irvine

BBC Proms

2014

Friday Night at the Proms: Beethoven's Eroica Symphony

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Beethoven's Eroica Symphony is preceded by Berlioz's overture Le corsaire and Elgar's Sea Pictures, an orchestral song-cycle exploring the fascination and fear inspired by the sea. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Suzy Klein
Producer:
Peter Jones
Director:
John Kirby
Orchestra:
Halle
Conductor:
Mark Elder

BBC Proms

2015

Friday Night at the Proms: Bernard Haitink Conducts

Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Bernard Haitink, Maria Joao Pires and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe in a programme of Schubert's Italian Overture, Mozart's A major Piano Concerto and Schubert's Ninth Symphony. Show more