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1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 18 November 2007

Could this be the end of the road for professional choristers? Music technologist Jono Buchanan reports back on his mission to write and record a piece using a computerised choir.

Aled Jones journeys through the vibrant world of German part songs with gypsy music, sacred motets and drinking tunes by Brahms, Schubert, Mendelssohn and Wolf recorded specially for the programme by the BBC Singers.


Discover Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas season

Explore the life, work and legacy of the Welsh poet on the centenary of his birth.


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    Choir - The Choral Interview

    Sara Mohr-Pietsch interviews performers about their choral passions. The Choir programme broadcasts…

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