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Chineke!

BBC Proms: 2017, Chineke!

Including pieces by George Walker, Hannah Kendall, Dvorak, Handel and Rimsky-Korsakov.

Dvorak and Bartok

BBC Proms: 2017, Dvorak and Bartok

Bartok's Second Piano Concerto, Dvorak's Eighth Symphony and Missy Mazzoli's Sinfonia.

Andras Schiff Plays Bach

BBC Proms: 2017, Andras Schiff Plays Bach

Pianist Sir Andras Schiff performs Book One of Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier.

Classical Music of India and Pakistan

BBC Proms: 2017, Classical Music of India and Pakistan

Hindustani music of north India, Carnatic music of the south, and Pakistan's Sufi qawwali.

Simon Rattle's Gurrelieder

BBC Proms: 2017, Simon Rattle's Gurrelieder

Sir Simon Rattle brings Schoenberg's epic love story to the Royal Albert Hall.

Proms Extra: Episode 7

BBC Proms: 2017, Proms Extra: Episode 7

A look at Stravinsky's Violin Concerto, The Big Band Prom and the Jools Holland Stax Prom.

Episode 3

3. Live at the Apollo: Series 10, Episode 3

Frankie Boyle introduces two of comedy's biggest stars - Simon Evans and Aisling Bea.

Stax with Jools Holland

BBC Proms: 2017, Stax with Jools Holland

A tribute to soul label Stax, featuring some of its greatest surviving artists.

Big Band Swing with Clare Teal

BBC Proms: 2017, Big Band Swing with Clare Teal

The music of Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey and more.

Episode 2

2. Live at the Apollo: Series 12, Episode 2

Josh Widdicombe introduces Nathan Caton and Australian comic Celia Pacquola to the stage.

2017

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: 2017

Bill Paterson narrates coverage of the 2017 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

Grazinyte-Tyla's Beethoven

BBC Proms: 2017, Grazinyte-Tyla's Beethoven

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, Stravinsky's Violin Concerto and Gerald Barry's Canada.

Muse

Reading and Leeds Festival: 2017, Muse

The headline set from a band hailed as one of the best live acts in the world, Muse.

Episode 1

1. Live at the Apollo: Series 10, Episode 1

Sarah Millican introduces sets from Joe Lycett and Russell Kane.

Get a Round

Performance Live: Get a Round

Comedy. An exploration of politics under the guise of a girls' night out.

Proms Extra: Episode 6

BBC Proms: 2017, Proms Extra: Episode 6

YolanDa Brown, Soweto Kinch and John Butt discuss Bach's St John Passion.

Charles Mingus Revisited

BBC Proms: 2017, Charles Mingus Revisited

Charles Mingus is celebrated by conductor Jules Buckley and his Metropole Orkest.

Kasabian

Reading and Leeds Festival: 2017, Kasabian

Huw Stephens introduces the headline performance by Kasabian from the main stage.

Bach's St John Passion

BBC Proms: 2017, Bach's St John Passion

John Butt directs his Dunedin Consort in a complete performance of Bach's St John Passion.

Philip Glass and Ravi Shankar

BBC Proms: 2017, Philip Glass and Ravi Shankar

Shankar and Glass's Passages, a fusion of Hindustani sitar music with American minimalism.

Beethoven's Eroica Revisited

BBC Proms: 2017, Beethoven's Eroica Revisited

The Aurora Orchestra play Beethoven's Eroica Symphony entirely from memory.

2017: with Josie d'Arby

Eisteddfod: 2017: with Josie d'Arby

Josie d'Arby explores the National Eisteddfod of Wales.

Dausgaard's Rachmaninov

BBC Proms: 2017, Dausgaard's Rachmaninov

Rachmaninov's Third Piano Concerto is followed by his Second Symphony.

Oklahoma!

BBC Proms: 2017, Oklahoma!

The John Wilson Orchestra perform Rodgers and Hammerstein's first ever musical.

Ades Conducts Stravinsky

BBC Proms: 2017, Ades Conducts Stravinsky

Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, Mural by Francisco Coll and Thomas Ades's Polaris.

Proms Extra: Episode 3

BBC Proms: 2017, Proms Extra: Episode 3

Stuart Skelton, Ailish Tynan and Ken Burton discuss Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.

Ella and Dizzy Revisited

BBC Proms: 2017, Ella and Dizzy Revisited

A showcase of music associated with jazz greats Ella Fitzgerald and Dizzy Gillespie.

In Flanders Fields

2. World War One Remembered: Passchendaele: 2017, In Flanders Fields

Live coverage of the commemorations marking the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele.

Highlights

3. World War One Remembered: Passchendaele: 2017, Highlights

Highlights of events marking the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele.

Surrey Classic Part 2

5. Cycling: RideLondon 2017, Surrey Classic Part 2

Live coverage of the 187km RideLondon-Surrey Classic.

Surrey Sportives

3. Cycling: RideLondon 2017, Surrey Sportives

Coverage of the first finishers of the RideLondon-Surrey 100 and 46 sportives.

For The Fallen

1. World War One Remembered: Passchendaele: 2017, For The Fallen

Live coverage of the commemorations to mark the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele.

Beethoven's Fidelio

BBC Proms: 2017, Beethoven's Fidelio

Beethoven's only opera Fidelio, a stirring story of justice and liberty.

Zhang's Beethoven

BBC Proms: 2017, Zhang's Beethoven

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, and Sir James MacMillan's European Requiem.

Women's Classique Part 2

2. Cycling: RideLondon 2017, Women's Classique Part 2

Live coverage of the RideLondon Classique, which takes place on a 5.5km circuit in London.

Proms Extra: Episode 2

BBC Proms: 2017, Proms Extra: Episode 2

A look at Walton's Facade from the Malcolm Sargent Prom and the genius of Scott Walker.