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Composer of the Week: Verdi

BBC Radio 3

Composer of the Week

Giuseppe Verdi

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901): 3/5. Donald Macleod looks at some of the people who helped Verdi to success, focusing on a longtime collaborator, the librettist Francesco Maria Piave. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Composer of the Week: Verdi

BBC Radio 3

Composer of the Week

Giuseppe Verdi

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901): 3/5. Donald Macleod looks at some of the people who helped Verdi to success, focusing on a longtime collaborator, the librettist Francesco Maria Piave. Show more

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The Essay

BBC Radio 3

The Essay

Death and the Philosopher

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Death and the Philosopher: 3/4. Jeremy Bentham wanted to be stuffed; Lenin was embalmed. Lesley Chamberlain asks what a philosopher's body tells us about his thoughts when he dies. Show more

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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