On-demand recommendations

This month

Terry Alderton's All Crazy Now

Terry Alderton's All Crazy Now
15mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Fifteen minutes of unpredictable comedy and music with the cockney funnyman.

BBC Proms 2015

Prom 16: Late Night with BBC Radio 1
90mins
BBC iPlayer

Radio 1's first-ever Prom is less concert and more dance-party - a musical homage to Ibiza and its infectious,...

Friday Night Is Music Night

King's Lynn Festival
117mins
BBC iPlayer

Ken Bruce introduces the BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by Richard Balcombe, in a celebration of the Magic of...

On Air with Annie Nightingale

On Air with Annie Nightingale
57mins
BBC iPlayer

The DJ shares memories of her 50 years in broadcasting, chatting to members of Primal Scream, Underworld,...

Should Extremism be a Crime?

Should Extremism be a Crime?
40mins
BBC iPlayer

John Ware investigates plans to criminalise the activities of those classed as non-violent extremists, and...

Flexagon Radio

Hugh Aldersey-Williams
28mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Murray Lachlan Young invites Hugh Aldersey-Williams to combine his favourite sounds by feeding them...

How to Make an Archive on 4

How to Make an Archive on 4
58mins
BBC iPlayer

Alan Dein enters the strange world of instructional records, where you can teach yourself almost anything - from...

Friday Night Is Music Night

Friday Night Is Music Night
117mins
BBC iPlayer

Michael Praed, who starred as the titular outlaw in TV's Robin of Sherwood back in the 1980s, introduces music...

The Hang Drum Phenomenon

The Hang Drum Phenomenon
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Evelyn Glennie explores the story of a new percussion instrument - The Hang, a tuned metal pan that looks like a...

Opera on 3

Guillaume Tell
295mins
BBC iPlayer

Live from the Royal Opera House in London, Ivan Hewett presents a performance of Rossini's last opera, and one...

Poetry in the Remaking

Fiona Sampson and Glyn Maxwell
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Glyn Maxwell and Fiona Sampson revisit Poetry in the Making, Ted Hughes' book about how to write poetry.

Sunday Feature

Sunday Feature: Looking for the Moor
45mins
BBC iPlayer

Hugh Quarshie is a Ghanaian-born British actor. He is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and plays...

Will Gompertz Gets Creative

Will Gompertz Gets Creative
30mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz explores of the concept of creativity, beginning with a trip to a...

The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train
15mins
BBC iPlayer

By Paula Hawkins, abridged by Neville Teller. Commuter Rachel daydreams about the loving couple she watches...