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Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Series exploring the politics of music. Suzy Klein investigates how Hitler and Stalin used and abused music for ideological ends. Show more

Music Matters

Enescu, Crumb and Feldman, Philip Venables Opera

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Service with a portrait of composer George Enescu. Philip Venables on his opera 4.48 Psychosis based on Sarah Kane's play; and Steven Osborne on the music of Crumb and Feldman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Service
Interviewed Guest:
Steven Osborne
Interviewed Guest:
Erik Levi
Interviewed Guest:
Remus Azoitei
Interviewed Guest:
Lawrence Foster
Interviewed Guest:
Steven Osborne
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Venables

Music Matters

John Lill at 70

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Petroc Trelawny meets acclaimed British pianist John Lill and the author of a new book on Shostakovich's 'Leningrad' Symphony. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Petroc Trelawny
Interviewed Guest:
John Lill
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Moynahan
Interviewed Guest:
Morag Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Erik Levi

Music Matters

Kirill Karabits, Inside Song, Hanns Eisler, Gary Yershon

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Petroc Trelawny presents. With conductor Kirill Karabits, the life of Hanns Eisler seen through a new collection of letters and film composer Gary Yershon talking stage and screen. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Petroc Trelawny
Interviewed Guest:
Kirill Karabits
Interviewed Guest:
Cliff Eisen
Interviewed Guest:
Sabine Berendse
Interviewed Guest:
Erik Levi
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Yershon