201 R3Docs: Living and Present: Laurie Anderson on Performance Art 21 07 142014-08-05 13:13:00
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202 How Did Scotland's Artists Turn Nationalist2014-07-13 17:45:00
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203 June 22: Bannockburn Begins2014-06-26 08:41:00
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204 Sunday Feature: Dennis Potter2014-06-15 18:00:00
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205 Sonic Art Boom2014-06-08 18:30:00
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206 Sunday Feature: Dylan Thomas the Radio Poet2014-05-04 18:45:00
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207 Sunday Feature: Educating Isaac2014-04-28 16:36:00
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208 Sunday Feature:Merchant Ivory2014-04-06 21:00:00
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209 Sunday Feature: Music and the Jews (3/3)2014-03-23 19:30:00
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210 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

211 Music and the Jews (1/3)2014-03-19 16:00:00
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212 Shanghai World City Redux2014-01-26 18:45:00
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213 Somme2014-01-05 19:30:00
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214 Anything But Banal - the Fascination of the Villain2014-01-03 17:55:00
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215 15th December: Ideas of Germany2013-12-15 18:45:00
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216 The Invisible Theatre2013-12-08 18:15:00
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217 Sunday Feature: 1 December 2013 - Ken Adam Profile2013-12-03 16:45:00
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218 Albert Camus: Inside the Outsider2013-11-03 18:45:00
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219 Sunday Feature - Production Line Living2013-10-27 18:45:00
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220 Sound of Cinema: Composing for Hollywood2013-09-23 14:08:00
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