141 R3Docs: Living and Present: Laurie Anderson on Performance Art 21 07 142014-08-05 13:13:00
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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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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

151 Music and the Jews (1/3)2014-03-19 16:00:00
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152 Shanghai World City Redux2014-01-26 18:45:00
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153 Somme2014-01-05 19:30:00
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154 Anything But Banal - the Fascination of the Villain2014-01-03 17:55:00
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155 15th December: Ideas of Germany2013-12-15 18:45:00
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156 The Invisible Theatre2013-12-08 18:15:00
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157 Sunday Feature: 1 December 2013 - Ken Adam Profile2013-12-03 16:45:00
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158 Albert Camus: Inside the Outsider2013-11-03 18:45:00
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159 Sunday Feature - Production Line Living2013-10-27 18:45:00
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160 Sound of Cinema: Composing for Hollywood2013-09-23 14:08:00
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