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Night Waves

2013 Turner Prize Announcement, Candide Review, the Value of Letters, Can

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Presented by Anne McElvoy. With the 2013 Turner Prize winner, a review of Bernstein's Candide, asking how letters give an insight into the creative mind, and experimental band Can. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne McElvoy
Producer:
Laura Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Shenton
Interviewed Guest:
Caroline Warman
Interviewed Guest:
Hermione Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Garfield
Interviewed Guest:
Irmin Schmidt
Interviewed Guest:
Lawrence Norfolk
Interviewed Guest:
Alexis Petridis
Interviewed Guest:
John Jungclaussen

Front Row

Mark Billingham, Turner Prize, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot review, Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed talks to Mark Billingham about Die of Shame, plus a review of the Turner Prize shortlist, and Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla on the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Billingham
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Farquharson
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Kendall
Producer:
Elaine Lester

Front Row

The Great Fire; Rachel Joyce; Richard Tuttle Review; Ayub Khan Din

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

With Samira Ahmed. Including a review of TV drama The Great Fire, Rachel Joyce on her new novel, writer and actor Ayub Khan Din, and two Richard Tuttle exhibitions are reviewed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Justin Champion
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Joyce
Interviewed Guest:
Ayub Khan-Din
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Tuttle
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Kristin Scott Thomas; Mackenzie Crook; Turner Prize shortlist; Dannie Abse tribute

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson. Kristin Scott Thomas and director Ian Rickson discuss reuniting for a new production of Sophocles's Greek tragedy Electra, with music by PJ Harvey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Kristin Scott Thomas
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Rickson
Interviewed Guest:
Mackenzie Crook
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Olivia Harrison
Interviewed Guest:
Dannie Abse
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Naomie Harris; Nigella Lawson in The Taste; Mahan Esfahani; 2014 in books and art

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Naomie Harris discusses playing Winnie Mandela; Nigella Lawson's new show The Taste reviewed; Iranian harpsichord player Mahan Esfahani; critics look ahead to the arts in 2014. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Naomie Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Mahan Esfahani
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Clark
Producer:
Ellie Bury

Front Row

Rik Mayall; Folk Art; TV soaps; Prince Buthelezi on Zulu; John Tusa

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news with Matthew d'Ancona. Tribute to Rik Mayall, Prince Buthelezi on the 50th anniversary of Zulu, British Folk Art at Tate Britain, and the current storylines of TV soaps. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
John Lloyd
Interviewed Guest:
John Tusa
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Mangosuthu Buthelezi
Interviewed Guest:
Stuart Blackburn
Interviewed Guest:
Mal Young
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Antony Gormley & Simon Starling; Alice Hoffman; David Henry Hwang

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed casts a critical eye over the Turner Art Prize shortlist, Antony Gormley and Simon Starling discuss Henry Moore's legacy, and author Alice Hoffman on her new novel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Gormley
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Starling
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Hoffman
Interviewed Guest:
David Henry Hwang
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston

Front Row

Mommy, Maggi Hambling, Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang on Xavier Dolan's new film Mommy. Plus artist Maggi Hambling talks about Cy Twombly and Israeli novelist Ayelet Gundar-Goshen discusses her book One Night, Markovitch. Show more

Front Row

Kate Atkinson, Carrie the Musical, Arab Fiction, Venice Biennale

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Kate Atkinson on her latest novel A God in Ruins, the director and the lyricist of a musical adaption of Carrie, writing in the Arab world and a review of the 56th Venice Biennale. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Atkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Dean Pitchford
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Lloyd
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Ayman El-Desouky

Front Row

Giorgio Moroder, site-specific art, Tim Firth, Cultural Exchange

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Record producer Giorgio Moroder, artist Richard Wilson on site-specific art when it changes site, Calendar Girls writer Tim Firth, and Francine Stock's Cultural Exchange. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Giorgio Moroder
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Rachel Campbell-Johnston
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Firth
Interviewed Guest:
Daniel Evans
Interviewed Guest:
Francine Stock