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Music Matters

on BBC Radio 3

Ivan Hewett talks to Harrison Birtwistle and Peter Hall about the role of music in their forthcoming version of Bacchai at the Royal National Theatre. Plus a discussion about thematic programming as this year's Proms season is announced and, as a new book is published on composer/pianists, Marc-Andre Hamelin celebrates the virtuosity of Godwosky, Alkan and Busoni. E-MAIL:


Ivan Hewett
Harrison Birtwistle
Peter Hall
Andre Hamelin

BBC Radio 3

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Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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