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Composer of the Week, Nikos Skalkottas (1904-1949) Episode guide

  1. I'll Go Away to Araby

    5/5 Donald Macleod explores the sad end to Skalkottas's ill-starred life.

    First broadcast: 27 Apr 2012

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  2. The Hidden Man

    4/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Skalkottas's experiences during the Second World War in Greece.

    First broadcast: 26 Apr 2012

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  3. Everything Is a Big Disappointment

    3/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Skalkottas's reluctant return to Greece from Berlin.

    First broadcast: 25 Apr 2012

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  4. I Am Now Schoenberg's Right Hand

    2/5 Donald Macleod on Skalkottas's studies with Schoenberg in the early 1930s in Berlin.

    First broadcast: 24 Apr 2012

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  5. Letters from Berlin

    1/5 Donald Macleod explores Skalkottas's promising start as a composer.

    First broadcast: 23 Apr 2012

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