Meeting the Giants of Jazz
Encounters with great Jazz musicians
Beirut's House of Barakat
Rebecca Lloyd-Evans visits a house of memory in Beirut.
Art School, Smart School
A history of British art schools and an inquiry into their purpose today.
The Men Who Painted Paradise: The Hudson River School
BBC Radio 4
Recorded in the Hudson River Valley, the feature will consider how these artists turned sublime landscape into America's 'heritage', forged the link between Nature and national identity and kick started the conservation movement.
The programme visits not only the houses and studios of Thomas Cole and Frederic Church, but also the marvellous landscapes that inspired their work.
24th January 2013, 11.30 am