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Radio 3 in Concert

Radio Times Choice
Edinburgh International Festival: Ute Lemper, SCO
150mins
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German chanteuse Ute Lemper joins the Scottish Chamber Orchestra for an evening of Weimar Republic decadence at...

Please, Mr Postman

Radio Times Choice
Please, Mr Postman
15mins
BBC iPlayer

By Alan Johnson. The former Home Secretary reads from his memoirs, which paint a vivid picture of England in the...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 76: Last Night of the Proms
210mins
BBC iPlayer

The Last Night of the Proms live from the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Sakari...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 75: Beethoven's Symphony No 9
90mins
BBC iPlayer

A highlight of every season in recent Proms history, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony this year returns to its...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 73: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
120mins
BBC iPlayer

A live performance of Mahler's Third Symphony, an epic, unorthodox work unfolding over six movements, painting a...

The Children Act

Radio Times Choice
The Children Act
15mins
BBC iPlayer

By Ian McEwan, abridged by Sally Marmion. A judge presides over the case of a 17-year-old boy refusing...

BBC Proms Chamber Music

Radio Times Choice
60mins
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He may have only just turned 22, but Benjamin Grosvenor is already a Proms regular. The British pianist returns...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 58: Strauss - Salome
135mins
BBC iPlayer

After seeing Oscar Wilde's play Salomé, Strauss was overcome with the feeling that it `cried out for music'....