BBC Radio 3 is refreshing its programmes and presenters with a new After Dark zone and changes to its weekend programmes.
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The BBC announced a raft of major new BBC classical music programmes in a day of BBC sessions at the Association of British Orchestra’s Conference in Cardiff.
BBC Radio 3 is to broadcast a brand new choral commission to mark the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the UK.
Ian Skelly will start his new role as a presenter of Essential Classics on Christmas Day this year, with co-host Suzy Klein.
BBC Radio 3 is joining up with 43 other radio stations in Europe to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first concert from Queen Elizabeth Hall.
Katie Derham is joining the presenting line-up for BBC Radio 3’s drive time programme In Tune, starting on Monday.
BBC Radio 3's long-running daily show Afternoon on 3 is changing to Afternoon Concert, and being extended by 30 minutes.
BBC Radio 3 is marking International Women’s Day on 8th March with a number of special programmes.
Unique, a 7digital production company, will take on production duties for BBC Radio 3’s Monday Night jazz programme following a competitive tender process.
BBC Radio 3 is to produce a series of special programmes and initiatives to mark the 70th anniversary of the BBC’s Third Programme.
David Pickard has been appointed Director of the BBC Proms, reporting to Alan Davey, Controller of BBC Radio 3.
BBC Radio Cymru presenter Shân Cothi is aiming to set a world record next month when she attempts to sing a duet with someone more than 7,000 miles away in Patagonia.
BBC Radio and The Royal Philharmonic Society have announced six new musical commissions for BBC Radio 3’s New Generation Artists.
The BBC’s music radio stations are distinct from the commercial sector, but Radio 2 should do more for black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) listeners.
Former BBC Radio 3 Controller and Director of the BBC Proms Roger Wright has been awarded a CBE for his services to music in the Queen’s New Year’s Honour’s list.