Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Taking the Airs

iv) Taking the Airs

A chance to wander the grounds around Drottningholm takes Donald to the Chinese Pavilion and brings an opportunity to divulge the strange world of stage-gesture made uniform by Gustavus III. Today music from Johann Christian Friedrich Haeffner's opera Electra and a fine symphony by Kraus.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Thu 25 Nov 2010 22:00

Composers A to Z


Visit the extensive audio archive of Radio 3 programmes about Composers and their works.