Janácek The Dramatist

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The first of a series of studio discussions throughout the day, exploring Janácek's dramatic genius.

Looking behind the unlikely stories of Janácek's last three operas - an everyday tale of foxhole life, the death of a 337 year old opera singer, and a hard-hitting portrayal of the terrible existence of convicts in Siberian prison camps.