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Ravel and Rachmaninov

BBC Proms: 2016, Ravel and Rachmaninov

Valery Gergiev conducts the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra in three popular classics.

Episode 5

5. BBC Proms: Proms Extra 2016, Episode 5

This episode looks at Rachmaninov and visits the Proms at Shakespeare's Globe.

Gershwin Gala with the John Wilson Orchestra

BBC Proms: 2016, Gershwin Gala with the John Wilson Orchestra

The John Wilson Orchestra celebrate the music and lyrics of George and Ira Gershwin.

Episode 4

4. BBC Proms: Proms Extra 2016, Episode 4

Katie Derham looks at highlights from Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto and Holst's Planets.

Episode 3

3. BBC Proms: Proms Extra 2016, Episode 3

Mahler's Third Symphony, the David Bowie Prom and Berlioz's Romeo and Juliet.

Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

BBC Proms: 2016, Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Performances of music by Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky and Scottish composer Helen Grime.

Berlioz Romeo and Juliet

BBC Proms: 2016, Berlioz Romeo and Juliet

Berlioz's symphony Romeo and Juliet, the grandest of his Shakespeare-inspired works.

Episode 2

2. BBC Proms: Proms Extra 2016, Episode 2

Vaughan Williams's The Lark Ascending and Tippett's A Child of Our Time.

David Bowie

BBC Proms: 2016, David Bowie

A celebration and reinterpretation of the music of the late David Bowie.

Haitink Conducts Mahler

BBC Proms: 2016, Haitink Conducts Mahler

Bernard Haitink conducts Mahler's 3rd symphony, a powerful musical vision of nature.

A Child of Our Time

BBC Proms: 2016, A Child of Our Time

Tippett's secular oratorio A Child of Our Time, a protest against persecution and tyranny.

Julian Lloyd Webber, Chi-chi Nwanoku, David Pickard

1. BBC Proms: Proms Extra 2016, Episode 1

Elgar's Cello Concerto, Fauré's Requiem and the Gospel Prom are the musical focus.

Strictly Prom

BBC Proms: 2016, Strictly Prom

Strictly professionals and the BBC Concert Orchestra celebrate the music of dance.

Faure Requiem

BBC Proms: 2016, Faure Requiem

With Mozart's Exsultate, jubilate, Haydn's Mass in Time of War and two Faure miniatures.

First Night of the Proms - Part 1

BBC Proms: 2016, First Night of the Proms - Part 1

Katie Derham presents the launch of the 2016 BBC Proms from the Royal Albert Hall.

First Night of the Proms - Part 2

BBC Proms: 2016, First Night of the Proms - Part 2

Katie Derham presents the second half of the opening of the 2016 BBC Proms season.

2016

Summer-night Concert from Vienna: 2016

With the music of Bizet, Berlioz, Poulenc, Ravel, Offenbach and Johann Strauss Junior.

Party Like It's 1899

3. Revolution and Romance: Musical Masters of the 19th Century: Party Like It's 1899

How music flourished through economic and social change, and a technological revolution.

Talkin' 'Bout a Revolution

2. Revolution and Romance: Musical Masters of the 19th Century: Talkin' 'Bout a Revolution

Suzy shows how music became a revolutionary force that could - and did - change the world.

We Can Be Heroes

1. Revolution and Romance: Musical Masters of the 19th Century: We Can Be Heroes

As the aristocracy weakened, composers and performers became the superstars of their age.

Arias

4. Mozart Uncovered: Arias

Examining arias and duets from Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and The Magic Flute.

Karajan's Magic and Myth

Karajan's Magic and Myth

Profile of the controversial, enigmatic conductor Herbert von Karajan.

Grand Final

8. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Grand Final

The three finalists each perform a full concerto with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Jazz Award Final

7. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Jazz Award Final

Five outstanding young players compete in the BBC Young Musician jazz final.

Semi-Final

6. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Semi-Final

The winners of the five category finals compete for three places in the grand final.

Strings Final

5. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Strings Final

Five string players perform music by Bach, Faure, Rachmaninov and Saint-Saens.

Brass Final

4. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Brass Final

Two trombonists, two trumpeters and a French horn player battle it out in the brass final.

Yehudi Menuhin: Who Was Yehudi?

Yehudi Menuhin: Who Was Yehudi?

The extraordinary musical life of Yehudi Menuhin, the 20th century's greatest violinist.

Percussion Final

3. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Percussion Final

Five percussionists play modern masterpieces from the 20th and 21st centuries.

Woodwind Final

2. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Woodwind Final

Three flautists, a saxophonist and a recorder player perform in the woodwind final.

Keyboard Final

1. BBC Young Musician: 2016, Keyboard Final

Five young musicians battle it out, playing music by Beethoven, Liszt and Chopin.

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies: Master and Maverick

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies: Master and Maverick

Tribute to the composer Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, with performances and documentary.

Monteverdi in Mantua - the Genius of the Vespers

Monteverdi in Mantua - the Genius of the Vespers

Simon Russell Beale explores the story of the Monteverdi Vespers of 1610.

John Williams at the BBC

John Williams at the BBC

Fifty years of spellbinding performances from one of the guitar's greatest players.

St Patrick's Night Concert

St Patrick's Night Concert

The Ulster Orchestra and guests from the Waterfront Hall, Belfast.

Virtuoso Violinists at the BBC

Virtuoso Violinists at the BBC

With Nathan Milstein, Mischa Elman, Isaac Stern, Yehudi Menuhin, Itzhak Perlman and more.