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Composer of the Week

Soviet Russia (1917-1953)

Episode 1: Out of Chaos

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Radio 3

Donald Macleod talks to music expert Marina Frolova-Walker, discussing how Scriabin and Prokofiev influenced Soviet music. Part of 'Breaking Free: A Century of Russian Culture'. Show more

Music Matters

Music on the Catalonia crisis; Book on Creative Brain; our musical lives on the internet; and Uri CaineDD

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Sara Mohr-Pietsch on music in the Catalonia crisis; also a new book about creativity and the brain; what the internet tells us about our musical lives; and the composer Uri Caine. Show more

The Essay

Ten Artists that Shook the World

Episode 1: 1 Choices

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Journalist and writer Martin Sixsmith introduces a series of essays on the artistic impact of the Russian Revolution and considers the choices, good and bad, it offered to artists. 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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