141 How Did Scotland's Artists Turn Nationalist2014-07-13 17:45:00
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142 June 22: Bannockburn Begins2014-06-26 08:41:00
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143 Sunday Feature: Dennis Potter2014-06-15 18:00:00
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144 Sonic Art Boom2014-06-08 18:30:00
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145 Sunday Feature: Dylan Thomas the Radio Poet2014-05-04 18:45:00
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146 Sunday Feature: Educating Isaac2014-04-28 16:36:00
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147 Sunday Feature:Merchant Ivory2014-04-06 21:00:00
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148 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

149 Music and the Jews (2/3)2014-03-20 16:00:00
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150 Music and the Jews (1/3)2014-03-19 16:00:00
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151 Shanghai World City Redux2014-01-26 18:45:00
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152 Somme2014-01-05 19:30:00
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153 Anything But Banal - the Fascination of the Villain2014-01-03 17:55:00
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154 15th December: Ideas of Germany2013-12-15 18:45:00
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155 The Invisible Theatre2013-12-08 18:15:00
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156 Sunday Feature: 1 December 2013 - Ken Adam Profile2013-12-03 16:45:00
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157 Albert Camus: Inside the Outsider2013-11-03 18:45:00
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158 Sunday Feature - Production Line Living2013-10-27 18:45:00
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159 Sound of Cinema: Composing for Hollywood2013-09-23 14:08:00
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160 Significant Others ep 22013-07-15 11:20:00
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