Hans Werner Henze 's Five Messages for the Queen of Sheba receives its London premiere, followed by Shostakovich's Symphony No 7 (Leningrad).
Kurt Masur conducts the Ochestre National de France. Charles Hazelwood hosts.
Also live on BBC Radio 3.
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A cheerful 1950s short promoting British resorts.
New. Stella Rimington, former senior controller of MI6 Daphne Park, David Shayler, John Le Carre, Charlie Higson, Professor Bernard Porter, Dr Nick Hiley and Stephen Dorril contribute to the story. Bill Nighy narrates.
Regional Variations (2)
During the Cold War, Maclean is passing atomic energy information to his Soviet contact. Burgess becoming increasingly self-destructive. Show more