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Composer of the Week: Opera Comique

BBC Radio 3

Composer of the Week

Opera-Comique

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Donald Macleod is joined by Karen Henson to discuss Parisian Opera-Comique's roots and its growth in the 18th century. Show more

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Afternoon on 3

BBC Radio 3

Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

LSO St Luke's French Connections

Episode 1: Amedeo Modigliani Quartet

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Presented by Penny Gore. The Amedeo Modigliani Quartet from France perform two of the best-loved quartets: Ravel's String Quartet in F and Debussy's String Quartet in G minor. Show more

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A Tribute to Edward Downes

BBC Radio 3

Afternoon Concert

A Tribute to Edward Downes

Episode 2

Duration: 3 hours

on BBC Radio 3

The late conductor Edward Downes and the BBC Philharmonic in Shostakovich's Symphony No 7, Tchaikovsky's Francesca da Rimini, plus music by Prokofiev and Rimsky-Korsakov. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Composer of the Week

BBC Radio 3

Composer of the Week

Opera-Comique

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Donald Macleod is joined by Karen Henson to discuss Parisian Opera-Comique's roots and its growth in the 18th century. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Essay: Enlightenment Voices

BBC Radio 3

The Essay

Enlightenment Voices

Smith/Hume

Part 2

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Historian and novelist James Buchan looks back at the great thinkers of the Scottish Enlightenment and their interpretation of whether luxury was a motivating benefit for society. 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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