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142 How Did Scotland's Artists Turn Nationalist2014-07-13 17:45:00
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143 June 22: Bannockburn Begins2014-06-26 08:41:00
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144 Sunday Feature: Dennis Potter2014-06-15 18:00:00
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145 Sonic Art Boom2014-06-08 18:30:00
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146 Sunday Feature: Dylan Thomas the Radio Poet2014-05-04 18:45:00
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147 Sunday Feature: Educating Isaac2014-04-28 16:36:00
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148 Sunday Feature:Merchant Ivory2014-04-06 21:00:00
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149 Sunday Feature: Music and the Jews (3/3)2014-03-23 19:30:00
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150 Music and the Jews (2/3)2014-03-20 16:00:00
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151 Music and the Jews (1/3)2014-03-19 16:00:00
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Music and the Jews (1/3)

Norman Lebrecht presents the first programme in a three-part series 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. Today, the acclaimed Ladino singer Yasmin Levy explains why music and memory became so intertwined when the Jews were expelled from Spain at the end of the 15th century, rabbi Shlomo Levin tells the amazing story of how a marching tune sung by Napoleon and his troops in 1812 became an integral part of Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year for Jewish people, and the musicologist Gila Flam has some surprising revelations about the music sung by the Jews in the Nazi concentration camps.…read more

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