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Composer of the Week, Francois Couperin (1668-1733) Episode guide

  1. The Elusive M Couperin

    5/5 Donald Macleod dicusses Couperin's fourth book of harpsichord pieces.

    First broadcast: 13 Jan 2012

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  2. The Former Teacher and Master of Composition

    4/5 Donald Macleod introduces music from Couperin's third book of harpsichord pieces.

    First broadcast: 12 Jan 2012

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  3. The Italian Connection

    3/5 Donald Macleod on Couperin's activities after the death of Louis XIV and harpsichord work.

    First broadcast: 11 Jan 2012

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  4. The Art of Playing the Harpsichord

    2/5 Donald Macleod explores Couperin's famous instruction manual L'art de toucher le clavecin.

    First broadcast: 10 Jan 2012

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  5. Couperin the Great

    1/5 Donald Macleod introduces Couperin's work.

    First broadcast: 09 Jan 2012

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