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Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert

Oxford Lieder Festival 2016

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Music from the 2016 Oxford Lieder Festival, focusing on Schumann. With Sophie Karthauser and Sarah Connolly in songs and duets, and Christopher Maltman singing Liederkreis. Show more

Afternoon Concert

70th Anniversary Archive

Episode 2

Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

With Verity Sharp. Brian Irvine: Big Daddy Motorhead. Sibelius: The Wood Nymph; Symphony No 5. Ravel: Sheherazade. Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No 2. Jackson: Symphony. Show more

Free Thinking

Whose Book Is it Anyway?

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Anne McElvoy and her guests explore the rise of reading in Britain, from the monasteries to the political pamphlet war to the rise of 'middle-brow' and niche publishing. Show more


Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest:
Dennis Duncan
Interviewed Guest:
Sophie Coulombeau
Interviewed Guest:
Katie McGettigan
Interviewed Guest:
Katherine Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Rubery

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