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This month

BBC Proms Chamber Music

Radio Times Choice
60mins
UnrecognisedProvider

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

Poetry Please

Radio Times Choice
Yeats
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Roger McGough marks 75 years since the death of WB Yeats, talking to the poet's biographer Roy Foster, and...

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'....

Anthony Trollope's Framley Parsonage

Radio Times Choice
Two Different Sets of People
58mins
BBC iPlayer

By Anthony Trollope, dramatised by Nick Warburton. Bored country vicar Mark Robarts leaves his wife and children...

Opening Lines

Radio Times Choice
Baker, Emily and Me
15mins
BBC iPlayer

Lizzie Watts reads new writer Claire Fuller's post-apocalyptic tale, which is set in a world of constant rain. A...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 57: Mahler's Symphony No 2 (Resurrection)
100mins
BBC iPlayer

In a symphony that took more than six years to complete, Mahler wrestles with the essential questions of...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 47: Britten's War Requiem
115mins
BBC iPlayer

Marking the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War, Andris Nelsons conducts the CBSO in Britten's War...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 45: Late Night with Laura Mvula
105mins
BBC iPlayer

Brit- and Mercury-nominated singer-songwriter Laura Mvula made her Proms debut last year in the successful Urban...

BBC Proms 2014

Radio Times Choice
Prom 32: Beethoven, Bruch & Walton
135mins
BBC iPlayer

Another chance to hear last Sunday evening's Prom from the Royal Albert Hall, presented by Martin Handley. In...

Recycled Radio

Radio Times Choice
Hell
30mins
BBC iPlayer

The show which uses previously broadcast recordings to explore broad human themes returns. Political cartoonist...