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Join Jonathan Swain for a live edition of Radio 3’s popular Sunday Morning programme.
He’ll be playing the complete version of Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time chosen on yesterday’s Building a Library as the one to have in your collection, plus many other pieces exploring the passage of time, including works by Couperin, Haydn, Holst and Ligeti, as well as lesser known composers such as Moravec, Sigfusdottir and Turina.
Jonathan Swain writes for Gramophone magazine and also hosts Radio 3’s Through the Night.
Gateshead International Jazz Festival, BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival and Folkworks Pass It On Festival take place on the south bank of the Tyne this Spring alongside Sage Gateshead’s usual programme of eclectic and high quality artists.
Join leading thinkers as they slow down to examine The Speed of Life. Former Formula One racing driver Damon Hill OBE, Harriet Harman MP, former health minister Edwina Currie, historian and broadcaster Bettany Hughes, author Sathnam Sanghera, poet Simon Armitage, songwriter Richard Hawley,...