Sir John Tavener
Michael White talked to the iconic composer about faith, his greatest works and his enduring popularity


A dark day
Half a century since the assassination of JF Kennedy, Andrew Green reveals how composers responded to the president's death

Composer of the Week
Radio 3's flagship programme is 70 years old! Presenter Donald Macleod takes a look back…

EJ Moeran
Francis Pott explores the wild life and haunting work of one of music's most notorious composers

Plus, on your FREE CD!
Tavener's The Protecting Veil, plus Finzi's Dies Natalis

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