The Sunday Feature

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2:00 pm on Sunday (28 Sep 2014)

The Low-Down

Five programmes

(2) Jazz bassist Nick Tipping plumbs the depths for great bass players, including Ray Brown with the Oscar Peterson Trio, Edgar Meyer performing Bach, and some 'elevated love' from the Esbjörn Svensson Trio (RNZ)

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  • The Low Down - Bass Lines ( 51′ 39″ )

    Jazz bassist Nick Tipping cranks up the bass with memorable bass lines. You'll hear the Pat Metheny's So May it Secretly Begin, Netherworld Dancing Toys' For Today, and music from Handel's 2nd Concerto for Two Wind Choirs.

    From The Sunday Feature on 21 Sep 2014

  • Appointment for 5 March 2014 ( 53′ 17″ )

    John Wells canvasses organist superstar Cameron Carpenter.

    From Appointment on 05 Mar 2014

  • Composers on Camera - Composer as Hero ( 57′ 39″ )

    Thomas Goss compares the cinematic narrative of the epic hero-composer to our own assumptions and impulses in appreciating concert music.

    From The Sunday Feature on 10 Jan 2014

  • Composers on Camera - Composer as Lover ( 57′ 26″ )

    Thomas Goss explores how the subject of romance is elevated to philosophical and artistic heights when merged with the identity of a great composer.

    From The Sunday Feature on 09 Jan 2014

  • Composers on Camera - Composer as Madman ( 57′ 29″ )

    Thomas Goss discusses composer-film specialist Ken Russell & his penchant for over-the-top portrayals, and reviews other films in which hysteria trumps drama.

    From The Sunday Feature on 17 Aug 2014