Take Me to the River
Texts and music inspired by rivers, with readings by Juliet Stevenson and Jamie Glover. Includes Wordsworth, Pound and Clare, plus music by Tippett, Delius, Gorecki and Ellington.
Every Sunday evening Radio 3 brings you a sequence of music, poetry and prose on a theme, this week inspired by rivers.
Tonight, Juliet Stevenson and Jamie Glover read poetry and prose by Wordsworth, U.A. Fanthorpe, Ezra Pound, John Clare and Elizabeth Jennings with music by Tippett, Delius, Duke Ellington, Gorecki and Talking Heads.
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
Wind in the Willows read by Jamie Glover
River read by Juliet Stevenson
Rising Damp read by Juliet Stevenson
The Factories Bathing in the Moscow River read by Juliet Stevenson
If read by Jamie Glover
Long Nanny Burn read by Juliet Stevenson
The Ford read by Jamie Glover
Green River read by Jamie Glover
In Avon read by Juliet Stevenson