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Mr Handel

18 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 07 December 2012

The best of the world's arts, film, music and literature brought to you every day. Presented by Harriett Gilbert

Louis de Bernières (pictured)talks about Mr. Handel - his new play with chamber orchestra as he represents the composer talking to his contemporaries in the afterlife.

Harriett discusses the books on the just-announced longlists for the Man Asian Literary Prize and the International Prize for Arabic Fiction

Russian music-journalist Felix Sandalov selects three tracks which best sum up his experience of living in Moscow. His choices are by Kira Lao, Chimp Brothers and Last Tanks in Paris.

Photo:Chris Christodoulou


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