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Leonardo Da Vinci reviewed; Maxim Vengerov interviewed

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 30 April 2012

With John Wilson.

Professor Robert Winston surveys a major exhibition of Leonardo Da Vinci's anatomical drawings, on show at the Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.

Acclaimed violinist Maxim Vengerov reveals why he unexpectedly stopped performing as a soloist, and why he's now returning to the concert platform.

Poet Lemn Sissay discusses how his poem for the Olympic Park, inspired by a local match factory, has gained a new meaning following the news about the possible placement of surface-to-air missiles in the area.

Andrew Collins decides whether American Reunion, the latest film in the American Pie series, is fully or half-baked.

Producer Stephen Hughes.

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    Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy

    The Royal Collection (c) 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

  • Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy

    Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomy

    Visting the Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomist exhibtion in the Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.

    John Wilson with exhibition curator Martin Clayton and Professor Robert Winston

  • Lemn Sissay

    Lemn Sissay is a poet and Associate Artist at Southbank Centre.
    Sparked is an exhibition about the Spark Catchers, the inspiration behind Lemn’s Olympic poem. It is at The Viewtube with unprecedented views of The Olympic Park. Viewtube is funded by Legacy List. Lemn Sissay will be there on the family final day of the exhibition on 12 May.

    Viewtube

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