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Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Haydn's sacred oratorio The Creation (Die Schopfung) performed by the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Sir Colin Davis at the Barbican in London. Show more

Contributors

Director:
David Stevens
Executive Producer:
Peter Maniura

Start the Week

Sense of Place

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Andrew Marr discusses sense of place with singer Ian Bostridge, artist Victoria Crowe, writer Philip Marsden and lecturer Joanne Parker. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Marsden
Interviewed Guest:
Victoria Crowe
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Bostridge
Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Parker

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Tenor Ian Bostridge examines Schubert's enigmatic masterpiece Winterreise, or Winter's Journey; considered one of classical music's most powerful compositions. Show more

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Ian Bostridge explores Schubert's masterpiece Winterreise. He focuses on Einsamkiet (Loneliness), Die Post (The Post) and Der greise Kopf (The Old Man's Head). Show more

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Ian Bostridge explores the political context of Schubert's song-cycle masterpiece Winterreise. He focuses on song five 'The Linden Tree' and song ten 'Rest'. Show more

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LWLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

'I'm at an end with all dreams/why should I linger among the sleepers?' Ian Bostridge discovers how Schubert challenged social and political order in his masterpiece, Winterreise. Show more

Book of the Week

Ian Bostridge - Schubert's Winter Journey

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Literature, religion and the hurdy-gurdy man. Ian Bostridge concludes his exploration of Franz Schubert's existential song-cycle masterpiece, Winterreise (Winter's Journey). Show more

Music Matters

Strauss 150

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Tom Service presents a special programme marking the 150th anniversary Richard Strauss's birth. With a visit to Strauss's home town and contributions from leading musicians. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Service
Interviewed Guest:
Brigitte Fassbaender
Interviewed Guest:
Christian Strauss
Interviewed Guest:
Christian Wolf
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Bostridge
Interviewed Guest:
Julius Drake
Producer:
Emma Bloxham

Music Matters

Max Reger, Peter Dickinson

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Tom Service explores the music of 19th-century composer Max Reger. Plus composer, pianist and journalist Peter Dickinson talking about his life in music. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Service
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Dickinson
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Bostridge
Interviewed Guest:
Netia Jones

Music Matters

Christmas Stocking Fillers

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Tom Service reviews a new biography of Bizet, a book on Wagner's successors and Ian Bostridge's book about Schubert's Winterreise. Plus Gillian Keith's new CD of Debussy songs. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Service
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Bostridge
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Padmore
Interviewed Guest:
Ivan Hewett
Interviewed Guest:
Alexandra Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Keith
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Lepper

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Andrew Marr is joined by key political personalities and cultural figures to discuss politics, current affairs and the arts. Guests include Sir Nick Houghton and Rupert Grint. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
William Hague
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Houghton
Interviewed Guest:
Rupert Grint
Interviewed Guest:
Max Hastings
Interviewed Guest:
Antonio Pappano
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Bostridge
Interviewed Guest:
Shirley Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Fraser Nelson
Interviewed Guest:
Ruth Bourne
Interviewed Guest:
Betty Webb
Interviewed Guest:
Bernard Mason
Producer:
Libby Jukes
Broadcast Assistant:
Hannah Copeland