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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
Sundays 06:05-06:35
Rpt: Sunday 23:30-24:00
Each week the programme examines some of the larger questions of life, taking a spiritual theme and exploring it through music, prose and poetry.
Programme details: Sunday 9th November 2008
That Hurts!

Today’s programme was presented Madeleine Bunting.

The readers were Emily Raymond and David Holt.

Readings and Music

Music 1: ‘Que vent chaser une migraine’ composed by Bataille. From the album ‘’Airs de Cour’. EMI CDM7630702

Reading 1: ‘Pain’ from ‘Sugar-Paper Blue’ by Ruth Fainlight. Published by Bloodaxe

Music 2: ‘Hurt’ by Johnny Cash. SINGLE. LOST HIGHWAY 0779982

Reading 2: ‘The Nurse’ from ‘The Healing Arts’ by Miss G.M. Mitchell No Acknowledgment.

Reading 3: ‘The Hurt Locker’ from ‘Here, bullet’ by Brian Turner. Published by Bloodaxe.

Music 3: ‘The Red Army Choir – Slavery and Suffering’ Harold Shore.

Reading 4: Extract from ‘King Lear’ by William Shakespeare

Music 4: ‘Torture’ by Einhorn. From the album ‘Voices of Light’ SONY CLASSICAL SK62006

Reading 5: Extract from ‘The Little Mermaid’ by Hans Christian Anderson

Music 5: ‘Sand and Water’ by Beth Nielsen Chapman. From the album ‘Sand and Water’. REPRISE

Reading 6: ‘This Pain’ by John Hall Wheelock. Published in the New Yorker in 1973.

Reading 7: ‘After Great Pain’ from ‘Do Not Go Gentle: Poems for Funerals’ by Emily Dickinson. From ‘Do Not Go Gentle’ published by Bloodaxe.

Music 6: ‘Corpus Christi Carol’ by Jeff Buckley. From the album ‘Grace’ COLUMBIA 4759282

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