Playing: La Vida breve - lyric drama in 2 acts by Manuel de Falla

Private Passions Episode guide

  1. Anthony Green

    Michael Berkeley's guest is painter Anthony Green.

    First broadcast: 30 Nov 2014

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  2. John Harvey

    Michael Berkeley's guest is crime writer John Harvey.

    First broadcast: 16 Nov 2014

  3. Roger Law

    Michael Berkeley's guest is caricaturist Roger Law.

    First broadcast: 09 Nov 2014

  4. Kathryn Tickell

    For the Free Thinking Festival, Michael Berkeley is joined by musician Kathryn Tickell.

    First broadcast: 02 Nov 2014

  5. Kika Markham

    Michael Berkeley's guest is actress Kika Markham.

    First broadcast: 26 Oct 2014

  6. David Lan

    Michael Berkeley's guest is the artistic director of the Young Vic, David Lan.

    First broadcast: 19 Oct 2014

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  7. Roy Foster

    Michael Berkeley's guest is historian Roy Foster.

    First broadcast: 12 Oct 2014

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  8. Charles Spencer

    Michael Berkeley's guest is Charles Spencer, the ninth Earl Spencer.

    First broadcast: 28 Sep 2014

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  9. Sir Timothy Gowers

    Michael Berkeley's guest is mathematician Sir Timothy Gowers.

    First broadcast: 21 Sep 2014

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  10. Sophie Hannah

    Michael Berkeley's guest is poet and thriller writer Sophie Hannah.

    First broadcast: 07 Sep 2014

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  11. Mark Miodownik

    Michael Berkeley's guest is materials scientist Mark Miodownik.

    First broadcast: 31 Aug 2014

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  12. Helen Ghosh

    Michael Berkeley's guest is National Trust director-general Helen Ghosh.

    First broadcast: 24 Aug 2014

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  13. Miles Jupp

    Michael Berkeley's guest is comedian Miles Jupp.

    First broadcast: 10 Aug 2014

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  14. Stephen Grosz

    Michael Berkeley's guest is psychoanalyst and author Stephen Grosz.

    First broadcast: 03 Aug 2014

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  15. Phyllida Law

    Michael Berkeley's guest is actress Phyllida Law.

    First broadcast: 27 Jul 2014

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  16. Richard Holmes

    Michael Berkeley's guest is biographer Richard Holmes.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2014

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  17. Music in the Great War: John Keane

    Michael Berkeley is joined by the official British war artist John Keane.

    First broadcast: 29 Jun 2014

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  18. Eva Schloss

    Holocaust survivor Eva Schloss shares her musical passions with Michael Berkeley.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2014

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  19. Nitin Sawhney

    Michael Berkeley's guest is musician, producer and composer Nitin Sawhney.

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2014

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  20. Irving Finkel

    Assyriologist Irving Finkel and Michael Berkeley discuss clay tablets and chamber music.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2014

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  21. Emma Bridgewater

    Michael Berkeley talks to businesswoman and ceramics designer Emma Bridgewater.

    First broadcast: 18 May 2014

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  22. Lady Brenda Hale

    Michael Berkeley's guest is deputy president of the Supreme Court Lady Brenda Hale.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2014

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  23. Jonathan Meades

    Michael Berkeley's guest is writer and broadcaster Jonathan Meades.

    First broadcast: 27 Apr 2014

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  24. Nicholas Penny

    Michael Berkeley talks to the director of the National Gallery, Nicholas Penny.

    First broadcast: 20 Apr 2014

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  25. Charlotte Mendelson

    Michael Berkeley's guest is novelist Charlotte Mendelson, who selects her favourite music.

    First broadcast: 13 Apr 2014

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  26. Theo Fennell

    Michael Berkeley's guests is jeweller Theo Fennell, who selects his favourite music.

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2014

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  27. Craig Brown at Southbank Centre

    Satirist Craig Brown joins Michael Berkeley to introduce his favourite pieces of music.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2014

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  28. John Finnemore

    Michael Berkeley's guest is comedy writer and performer John Finnemore.

    First broadcast: 09 Mar 2014

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  29. Kwasi Kwarteng

    Michael Berkeley's guest is historian and Conservative MP Kwasi Kwarteng.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2014

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  30. Joan Armatrading

    Michael Berkeley's guest is singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading.

    First broadcast: 16 Feb 2014

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