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Composer of the Week: Martinu

BBC Radio 3

Composer of the Week

Bohuslav Martinu (1890-1959)

Episode 3: Occupied France

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Donald Macleod explores the effect the German occupation of Martinu's homeland, and later his home in Paris, had on the composer. Show more

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The Essay: Enlightenment Voices

BBC Radio 3

The Essay

Enlightenment Voices


Part 3: Voltaire, Sarkozy and the Burqa Debate

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

French journalist Agnes Poirier asks what Voltaire, the father of 'laicite' - France's version of secularism - would say about the debate going on in France about banning the burka. 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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