BBC Radio 6 Music’s Cerys Matthews joins seasoned music journalist Paul Morley again for Series 2 of Couch to Concert. This series explores the work and influence of Tōru Takemitsu in a colourful programme based on the composer’s love for nature, including works by Claude Debussy, Olivier Messiaen, Anton Webern and Pyotr Illich Tchaikovsky. This series was released ahead of our concert, Turning Points: Takemitsu (27 Nov 2022), read more about the concert here and listen to the programme on the playlist below.
Episode 1: First Steps
Listen to the programme for Turning Points: Takemitsu
Episode 2: Picking up the Pace
Episode 3: The Last Leg
Playlists to listen to after you've explored the programme for the concert, and our podcasts - curated by presenter Paul Morely.