Composer of the Week is a Music programme.


Composer of the Week

Donald Macleod explores the life and music of Rebecca Clarke in the company of Christopher Johnson, who married into the Clarke family, and Ian Jones from the Royal College of Music. Donald focuses upon the period Rebecca Clarke composed her famous Viola Sonata for a competition. Philomela. Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge/Geoffrey Webber. Morpheus. Philip Dukes (viola), Sophia Rahman (piano). Two Pieces. Michael Ponder (viola), Justin Pearson (cello). The Cloths of Heaven; Shy One; A Dream; Down by the Salley Gardens. Patricia Wright (soprano), Kathron Sturrock (piano). Viola Sonata. Paul Coletti (viola), Leslie Howard (piano). episode 2.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Composer of the Week next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three Tomorrow, 12:00pm and on BBC Radio Three Tomorrow, 6:30pm. See more...