181 Sunday Feature: Global Classical Music- A New World Symphony2014-09-22 11:35:00
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182 I Have Been Here Before2014-09-15 14:50:00
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183 R3Docs 09 Aug 14: Billy - The Other Lloyd-Webber2014-08-09 12:15:00
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184 The Devastation of British Art2014-08-08 20:30:00
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185 R3Docs: Fear and Trembling in Copenhagen: In Search of Soren Kierkegaard 24 07 142014-08-05 13:55:00
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186 R3Docs: Living and Present: Laurie Anderson on Performance Art 21 07 142014-08-05 13:13:00
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187 How Did Scotland's Artists Turn Nationalist2014-07-13 17:45:00
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188 June 22: Bannockburn Begins2014-06-26 08:41:00
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189 Sunday Feature: Dennis Potter2014-06-15 18:00:00
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190 Sonic Art Boom2014-06-08 18:30:00
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191 Sunday Feature: Dylan Thomas the Radio Poet2014-05-04 18:45:00
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192 Sunday Feature: Educating Isaac2014-04-28 16:36:00
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193 Sunday Feature:Merchant Ivory2014-04-06 21:00:00
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194 Sunday Feature: Music and the Jews (3/3)2014-03-23 19:30:00
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195 Music and the Jews (2/3)2014-03-20 16:00:00
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Music and the Jews (2/3)

Norman Lebrecht presents the second of three programmes examining the complex relationship between music and Jewish identity. Women, in the Jewish religion, are not meant to sing, and yet Jewish women have shrugged off that inhibition to become some of the most powerful figures in the popular imagination. We hear from some of the most successful women singing in Israel and indeed on the world stage today, including the eighth-generation Yiddish singer Myriam Fuks and Achinoam Nini, the latest in a long line of iconic Jewish women of Yemenite origin. Michael Grade remembers his grandmother's passion for Sophie Tucker, and the promoter Harvey Goldsmith explains why Jewish women have had such a huge impact on music over the past half century. We also hear from Dr Tova Gamliel about the extraordinarily powerful role of women in the religious practices of Yemen.…read more

196 Music and the Jews (1/3)2014-03-19 16:00:00
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197 Shanghai World City Redux2014-01-26 18:45:00
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198 Somme2014-01-05 19:30:00
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199 Anything But Banal - the Fascination of the Villain2014-01-03 17:55:00
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200 15th December: Ideas of Germany2013-12-15 18:45:00
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