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Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau & Murray Perahia

Following the announcement of the death of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau Tom Service reflects on the German Baritone’s career with guests Christa Ludwig and Murray Perahia.

Following the announcement of the death of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau Tom Service reflects on the German Baritone’s career with guests Christa Ludwig and Murray Perahia.

Talking about his own career, Perahia discusses new theories surrounding Beethoven's "Moonlight" sonata, and his friend and mentor Vladimir Horowitz.

Producer Paul Frankl.

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Knock on wood – six stunning wooden concert halls around the world

Knock on wood – six stunning wooden concert halls around the world

Steel and concrete can't beat good old wood to produce the best sounds for music.

The evolution of video game music

The evolution of video game music

Tom Service traces the rise of an exciting new genre, from bleeps to responsive scores.

Why music can literally make us lose track of time

Why music can literally make us lose track of time

Try our psychoacoustic experiment to see how tempo can affect your timekeeping abilities.

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