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19990526

JANET BAKER

A radio programme

BBC Programme Number: 99CM5062

First broadcast on 1999-05-26

Recorded on 1999-03-14

Producer: LYNDON JONES

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Broadcast history

26 May 1999 10:30-11:00 (RADIO 3)

19990527

JANET BAKER

A radio programme

BBC Programme Number: 99CM5063

First broadcast on 1999-05-27

Recorded on 1999-03-14

Producer: LYNDON JONES

Next in series: JANET BAKER

Previous in series: JANET BAKER

See more ARTIST OF THE WEEK programmes (428)

Broadcast history

27 May 1999 10:30-11:00 (RADIO 3)

Falstaff19981211

Joan Bakewell talks to John Eliot Gardiner about some of the highlights of his career, his plans for the future and some of his new recordings, including Verdi's `Falstaff' and his new disc of CHRISTMAS music.

John Eliot Gardiner19981207

Joan Bakewell's guest this week is John Eliot Gardiner, a conductor whose influence has been nothing short of phenomenal.

From his early work founding groups such as the Monteverdi Choir, his interpretations of composers from Gluck to Grainger have consistenly challenged orthodoxy through his scholarship, insight and musicianship.

In today's programme he talks to Joan Bakewell about the beginnings of his ground-breaking career.

Prodigy19981130

Joan Bakewell talks to pianist Peter Katin, who has spent more than 50 years at the keyboard but detests the label `prodigy'. Music includes Chopin, Liszt and Scarlatti.