Composer of the Week is a Music programme.


Composer of the Week

Donald Macleod introduces a group of devotional songs from Dowland's last publication, and a response from a contemporary composer to a song widely regarded as Dowland's finest. The Right Honourable The Lord Viscount Lisle, his Galliard. Paul O'Dette (lute). In Darkness Let Me Dwell. Robin Blaze (countertenor), Elizabeth Kenny (lute). Ades: Darknesse Visible. Inon Barnatan (piano). If that a sinner's sighs; Thou mighty God; When David's Life; When the poor cripple. Consort of Musicke. Lady Riches galyerd; The Right Honourable Ferdinando Earle of Darby, his Galliard; The most sacred Queen Elizabeth, her Galliard; Tarletones riserrectione; Loth to Depart. Paul O'Dette (lute). Go nightly cares. Andreas Scholl (countertenor), Julian Behr (lute). episode 5.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Composer of the Week next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three Today, 12:00pm and on BBC Radio Three February 26th, 12:00pm. See more...