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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Sunday Feature: Music and the Jews (3/3)

Norman Lebrecht presents the last of three programmes examining the complex relationship between music and Jewish identity. Spanning thousands of years, from King David and the creation of the Psalms, to composers writing today including Steve Reich and Robert Saxton, Norman uncovers a wealth of fascinating stories about the role music has played at some of the key points in Jewish history. Taking as his starting point the moment at which the Jews were finally able to enter the Western classical music tradition in a professional capacity, in today's programme Norman investigates the idea of a "Jewish thumbprint" in the music of Mendelssohn and others. Leading Israeli composer Noam Sheriff and conductor Michael Tilson Thomas talk about why Mahler's Jewishness speaks so strongly to them through his symphonies, and Michael Grade explains how the Jewish art of being one step ahead impacted so strongly on the entertainment industry in the twentieth century.…read more

210 Music and the Jews (2/3)2014-03-20 16:00:00
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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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