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The Why Factor Singing
Singing is a way of bringing people together, expressing joy or sadness. Why do we sing?
The Why Factor The Drum
Why do we find the beat of the drum so intoxicating?
In Alistair Cooke's Footsteps In Alistair Cooke's Footsteps
Revisiting the enduring themes of Letter From America. How has America changed since?
The Documentary Wheel And Come Again: 50 Years Of Jamaican Music
Colin Grant looks at the cycles of Jamaican music in Wheel and Come Again.
Your World Always Hope: Cambodia's New Music
How Cambodia's new bands are promising signs of a culture in recovery.
The Strand Archive 12/07/2011
We report from the awards ceremony of the 2011 Caine Prize for African fiction
BBC Proms 2010 12/09/2010
Highlights from the 2010 Last Night of the Proms with Renee Fleming and Maxim Rysanov.
BBC Proms 2010 11/09/2010
A Prom from a century ago: A recreation of The Last Night of the Proms from 1910.
BBC Proms 2010 04/09/2010
The Norwegian Chamber Orchestra play Mozart and Grieg
BBC Proms 2010 28/08/2010
A celebration of the music of J.S.Bach.