Composer of the Week is a Music programme.


Composer of the Week

William James Mathias: Marking the 25th anniversary since the death of the Welsh composer Mathias, his daughter Rhiannon Mathias and friend Geraint Lewis join Donald Macleod to explore the composer's extraordinary life and music. 1. Heading for London: Donald explores Mathias's student days in Aberystwyth and London. Dance Overture, Op 16. London Symphony Orchestra/David Atherton. Flute Sonatina, Op 98. Kenneth Smith (flute), Paul Rhodes (piano). Piano Concerto No 1, Op 2. Mark Bebbington (piano), Ulster Orchestra/George Vass. As truly as God is our Father. Choir of St Paul's Cathedral, Andrew Lucas (organ)/John Scott. episode 1.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is Composer of the Week next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three July 24th, 12:00pm and on BBC Radio Three July 24th, 6:30pm. See more...