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The last in the series of concerts features bass-baritone Thomas Quasthoff , who has outspoken views on art and disability. Accompanied by Andras Schiff , the programme, from Edinburgh's Usher Hall, is Brahms's Four Serious Songs, Schubert lieder and Morike settings by Wolf. Presented by Stephanie Hughes. (W)

Contributors

Baritone:
Thomas Quasthoff
Accompanied By:
Andras Schiff
Presented By:
Stephanie Hughes

So horrified by cruelty to animals is Elizabeth Costello that she can no longer look another person in the eye. Eileen Atkins , Paul Rhys and Lia Williams star in this animal-rights drama, based on the writings of Booker winner JM Coetzee. (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Elizabeth Costello
Unknown:
Eileen Atkins
Unknown:
Paul Rhys
Unknown:
Lia Williams

Rising star
Jamie Cullum , Cuban group
Sierra Maestra, jazz orchestra the African Jazz All Stars, pianist Junior Mance , vocalese expert Kurt Elling , saxophonist Michael Brecker , Nigerian Waka artist Queen Salawa Abeni and accordionist Richard Galliano are among highlights from this year's festival. (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jamie Cullum
Pianist:
Junior Mance
Unknown:
Kurt Elling
Unknown:
Michael Brecker
Artist:
Nigerian Waka
Artist:
Queen Salawa Abeni
Accordionist:
Richard Galliano

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