A Sound Read

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20010323

Ivan Hewitt is joined by philosopher Roger Scruton and Claire Fox, director of the Institute of Ideas, to review recently published books on music.

Featuring `Untwisting the Serpent' by Daniel Albright, `Driven into Paradise', edited by Reinhold Brinkmann and Christoph Wolff, and `Wagner and Philosophy' by Bryan Magee.

20010412

Ivan Hewett is joined by writer James Ross Moore and journalist Charles Shaar Murray to review recently-published books on music.

Featuring `Aaron Copland's America' by Gail Levin and Judith Tick, `American Folk Music and Left Politics' by Richard A Reuss and `Music and British Culture 1785-1914' edited by Christina Bashford and Leanne Langley.