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Stephen Johnson explores why Antony Hopkins's radio series Talking About Music was so fondly remembered, as well as unpicking the essential aspects of Hopkins's style.

Stephen Johnson introduces the first of four programmes paying tribute to Antony Hopkins, composer and presenter of the long-running radio series "Talking About Music", who died earlier this year. Stephen examines why these programmes, in which Hopkins analysed a classical work that was due to be broadcast during the following week, are so fondly remembered and he unpicks some of the essential aspects of Hopkins's style.

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Fri 25 Jul 2014 20:30

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