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Hear and Now


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Sarah Walker introduces highlights from New Music in Oxford, featuring a concert by Studio New Music, one of Russia's most active contemporary ensembles, whose main aim is to integrate Russian music into contemporary inter-European musical and cultural developments. And ZGA, a band from Riga renowned for its use of noise instruments, in a session entitled Strange and Beautiful Noise. Music includes:
Galina Ustvolskaya Symphony No 5
Alexey Sioumak Letters without Words Vladimir Tamopolski Chevengur
Dmitry Kourliandsky Innermost Man Alexander Vustin Chevengur 's Songs Alia Kesselman Islands of Silence
Nikolai Korndorf Get Out


Introduces: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Galina Ustvolskaya
Unknown: Vladimir Tamopolski Chevengur
Unknown: Dmitry Kourliandsky
Unknown: Alexander Vustin Chevengur

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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