Off the Record


Season 2 Episode 7

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Four years ago, American violinist Hilary Hahn commissioned 27 encore pieces from a host of composers. She tells how it all came about.

Season 2 Episode 1

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A festival in miniature from one of the world’s foremost opera stars, Anna Netrebko, who sings Italian operatic arias of love and loss.

Season 2 Episode 6

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Fresh from his performance at the Royal Wedding, be serenaded by British cellist Sheku Kanneh Mason.

Season 2 Episode 5

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This episode showcases Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja’s new all-Verdi album and other highlights from his operatic career.

Season 2 Episode 4

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This month’s episode features Manchester-based trio GoGo Penguin and their unique brand of rich atmospheric jazz electronica as captured in latest album “A Humdrum Star”.

Season 2 Episode 3

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Neo-classical composer Max Richter takes us behind the scenes of making his landmark 8-hour work “Sleep”.

Season 2 Episode 2

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This series shines a spotlight on a different musician each month, consisting of performances and music videos from their latest releases.
Episodes 2017

Season 1 Episode 13 - Sistine Chapel Choir

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Off the Record goes behind the scenes to explore the music-making and recordings of the Sistine Chapel Choir.

Season 1 Episode 12 - Soul Food: Gregory Porter And Seal

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This episode of Off the Record brings food for the soul and spirit. Seal brings his own take to jazz standards and Gregory Porter offers a heartfelt tribute to Nat 'King' Cole.

Season 1 Episode 11 - Peaceful Piano Part 2

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Relax to a chilled out selection of peaceful piano works.