Deborah Colker, Chris Watson, Gay's the Word
Sean Rafferty talks to choreographer Deborah Colker and soundscape artist Chris Watson. In The Story of Music in 50 Pieces, Howard Goodall and Suzy Klein discusse In dulci jubilo.
Sean Rafferty presents, with guests including sensational Brazilian choreographer Deborah Colker, as she brings her dance company to London's Barbican.
There's live music from the cast of 'Gay's the Word' the new production of Ivor Novello's last musical opening shortly in London.
Plus soundscape artist Chris Watson talks about his unique part in the 2013 Britten 100th anniversary celebrations recreating Britten's walks around Suffolk and the composer's fascination with the nightingale.
Also today, the second of a new series at 5.30pm every day - The Story of Music in 50 pieces. Composer Howard Goodall, in conversation with Suzy Klein, explores his personal choice of 50 compositions that changed the course of music history. The Story of Music continues in Essential Classics weekdays at 11am, and each instalment is available as a download.
Today: the traditional hymn melody In dulci jubilo
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