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Music Matters

Villa-Lobos, Ravel Correspondence, Iestyn Davies, Boulevard Solitude

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Tom Service explores the life and music of Brazilian composer Villa-Lobos, looks at the correspondence between Ravel and Vaughan Williams and talks to countertenor Iestyn Davies. Show more

The Wire

Country and Irish

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

By Patrick McCabe. Drama set in Ireland in which a man exacts explosive revenge on those closest to him when his darkest secret is exposed. With Stephen Rea. Show more


Donie Burris:
Stephen Rea
Toots and Meredith:
Miche Doherty
Mammy and Nun:
Marion O'Dwyer
Sister Caius and Toots' Wife:
Julia Dearden
Muron's Henchman and Policeman:
Aaron Heffernan
Munro's Henchman:
Mark Asante


BBC Radio 3

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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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