BBC Monday Lunchtime Concerts

Broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 and throughout the world via the internet, our weekly Monday lunchtime concerts feature much-loved international artists and young, up-and-coming performers from the BBC New Generation Artists scheme.

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Monday 6 April 2015 1:00PM

Haydn and Schumann

Kristian Bezuidenhout  © Marco Borggreve

Kristian Bezuidenhout fortepiano

Monday 13 April 2015 1:00PM


Miah Persson  © Monika Rittershaus

Miah Persson soprano; Birgit Kolar violin; Malcolm Martineau piano

Monday 20 April 2015 1:00PM

Handel, Donald Waxman and Strauss

Antoine Tamestit  © Eric Larrayadieu

Antoine Tamestit viola

Monday 27 April 2015 1:00PM

JS Bach and Olga Neuwirth

Elias String Quartet © Keith Saunders

Elias String Quartet; Simon Crawford-Phillips piano

Monday 4 May 2015 1:00PM

Emily Howard and Schumann

Sara Mingardo  © Carlo Coppitz

Sara Mingardo contralto; Ivano Zanenghi theorbo; Giorgio Dal Monte harpsichord

Monday 11 May 2015 1:00PM

Monteverdi, Falconieri, Piccinini and more

Christoph Prégardien  © Marco Borggreve

Christoph Prégardien tenor; Daniel Heide piano

Monday 18 May 2015 1:00PM

Schubert and Schumann

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet  © Benjamin Ealovega

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet piano

Monday 25 May 2015 1:00PM

Beethoven, Boulez, Ohana and Debussy

Tasmin Little  © Melanie Winning

Tasmin Little violin; Martin Roscoe piano

Monday 1 June 2015 1:00PM

Brahms, Dvořák and Franck

Škampa Quartet © Ivana Pinkava

Škampa Quartet; Krzysztof Chorzelski viola

Monday 8 June 2015 1:00PM

Suk, Pavel Fischer and Dvorák

Gould Piano Trio © Chris Stock

Gould Piano Trio

Monday 15 June 2015 1:00PM

Bowen and Schubert

Ailish Tynan  © Benjamin Ealovega

Ailish Tynan soprano; James Baillieu piano

Monday 22 June 2015 1:00PM

Hahn and Poulenc

Ilya Gringolts  © Tomasz Trzebiatowski

Ilya Gringolts violin; Ashley Wass piano

Monday 29 June 2015 1:00PM

Korngold and Debussy

Jean-Guihen Queyras  © Francois Sechet

Jean-Guihen Queyras cello

Monday 6 July 2015 1:00PM

Britten and JS Bach

Stephen Kovacevich  © David Thompson/EMI Classics

Stephen Kovacevich piano

Monday 13 July 2015 1:00PM

Berg and Schubert