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212 How Did Scotland's Artists Turn Nationalist2014-07-13 17:45:00
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214 Sunday Feature: Dennis Potter2014-06-15 18:00:00
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216 Sunday Feature: Dylan Thomas the Radio Poet2014-05-04 18:45:00
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217 Sunday Feature: Educating Isaac2014-04-28 16:36:00
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Sunday Feature: Educating Isaac

Could your child compose like Mozart? While searching for a creative and fun way to teach his 3-year-old son, Nick Baragwanath discovered a forgotten history of music completely different from the usual dull routine of practice and graded exams. In the 18th century, the conservatoires (orphanages) of Naples developed an education system that enabled destitute children to become professional-level composers and performers by their early teens. Almost every famous musician of the time was trained in this way, in what is an astonishing untold rags-to-riches story. Airbrushed from history by Romantic writers, who valued the idea of spontaneous genius above the reality of craft training, the real story of 'classical' music is finally coming to light. And modern conservatoires, such as the Royal Academy of Music, are taking notice. Could this revival transform the way we teach children music?…read more

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