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Opera in Action

on BBC Radio 3

Martin Handley examines live opera recordings from a conductor's point of view to see whether spontaneity of performance, with its attendant risks, is more valuable than the safe results achieved in the recording studio.


Martin Handley

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

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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