On-demand recommendations

This month

Radio 3 Live in Concert

Royal Northern Sinfonia Plays Turnage, Prokofiev, Sibelius & Beethoven at Sage Gateshead
150mins
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Korean violinist Hyeyoon Park joins the Royal Northern Sinfonia to perform Prokofiev's tour-de-force Violin...

Marc Riley's Musical Time Machine

David Bowie and Iggy Pop
30mins
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Marc Riley trawls the vast BBC collection and unearths archive interviews with David Bowie and Iggy Pop,...

Sunday Feature

Radio Times Choice
Sunday Feature: Beautiful Death
45mins
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Stephen Johnson connects Mahler's beliefs about death to contemporaneous Viennese funeral customs. He visits...

Free Thinking

Radio Times Choice
Winston Churchill and Englishness
45mins
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Fifty years after the death of Winston Churchill, Philip Dodd is joined by historian David Reynolds, journalist...

Sunday Feature

Radio Times Choice
Sunday Feature: Andy Warhol's Factory Friends
45mins
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The American pop artist's Factory in New York was a magnet for bohemians from the 1960s to the 80s - a centre of...

Hip in a Hijab

Radio Times Choice
Hip in a Hijab
28mins
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Writer Shelina Janmohamed explores what it means to be young, female and Muslim by meeting the fashion-conscious...

Magna Carta

Radio Times Choice
The Road to Magna Carta
43mins
BBC iPlayer

Melvyn Bragg investigates the history of the Magna Carta, a legal document drawn up in 1215 to negotiate peace...