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Episode 3

Stephen Johnson discusses Antony Hopkins's radio series Talking About Music, including broadcasts about 20th-century composers such as Prokofiev, Stravinsky and Tippett.

Stephen Johnson introduces the third of four programmes paying tribute to Antony Hopkins, presenter of the long-running radio series "Talking about Music", who died earlier this year. Today, he explores some of Hopkins's broadcasts about twentieth-century composers, including Prokofiev, Stravinsky and Tippett; and he imagines how Hopkins might have approached Lutoslawski's Concerto for Orchestra.

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20 minutes

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Sun 10 Aug 2014 20:50

Music Played

  • Schubert/Liszt

    Ständchen

    Performer: Louis Schwizgebel.

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