Nights for Tuesday 10 March 2015
7:10 Our Own Odysseys - A Political View
Cantabrian Richard Burtt and his wife Kate joined a 10-day tour group to Israel and Palestine in September 2014 headed by New York Times Balkans correspondent Nicholas Wood.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
8:10 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
Religious studies Prof. Douglas Pratt from University of Waikato on one's faith in God or gods. Dangerous Religion: Islamic State and Extremism.
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: The Lipinski
A musical journey of a Stradivarius violin, recently stolen from the hands of its owner Frank Rich of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra after a concert. Using the sales/purchase record of the instrument we travel across three centuries, from the Italian maker's town of Cremona to Vienna, Revolutionary France, Nazi Germany, London and Cuba to the dusty wardrobe of an Estonian widow in Milwaukee (BBC)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 The Shed
Award-winning former British broadcaster Mark Coles presents his pick of the best new music releases and demos from around the planet. A glorious mix of brand new sounds from all over the world, real conversations with music makers and tales of everyday life as seen from an English garden shed (11 of 13, MCM)