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0320140810Stephen 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.
04 LAST20140814Stephen Johnson introduces the last of four programmes paying tribute to Antony Hopkins, presenter of the long-running radio series, "Talking about Music", who died earlier this year. Today, Stephen reflects on the profound influence Hopkins's broadcasts had on his own musical imagination, especially Hopkins's memorable talks on Sibelius.

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  • "Discussion and Talk / Arts / Culture and the Media / Factual / Classical / Music"