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Today's programme includes: Vladimir Vysotsky: Thankful for being alive, The Moon Goose Analogue, John Rutter
Photo: The Moon Goose Colony © Agnes Meyer-Brandis, VG-Bildkunst 2011
Vladimir Vysotsky: Thankful for being alive
We review a documentary about Vysotsky, the late, legendary Russian singer-songwriter who was loved by millions in 1980s Soviet Union
The Moon Goose Analogue
German artist Agnes Meyer-Brandis with a poetic experiment on weightlessness. She's training eleven goose cosmonauts to fly her to the moon - and why not!
Intimately associated with Christmas carols, he talks about his composing career