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Desperately Seeking Mozart

Mozart is one of the most mythologised composers in musical history, his name one of the biggest brands on the planet. Even while Mozart was still alive, myths formed around him - about his character, his extraordinary prodigiousness and, above all, his early death. But who was the real Mozart? In this Sunday Feature, repeated from 2006, Professor Paul Robertson, leading Mozart specialists, and experts in brain science, try to find out.

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Sun 2 Jan 2011 21:30

World Music collector, Sir David Attenborough

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The field recordings Attenborough of music performances around the world.

Attenborough's field recordings

Attenborough's field recordings

The unlikely music performances captured while searching for exotic animals to film.