Sunday 9 February at 1–2pm
Michael Horovitz on Private Passions BBC Radio 3
Interview with Michael Berkeley. Choice of recordings include: compositions by Beethoven, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Ray Davies, Thelonious Monk, Slim Gaillard and myself, performed by Gaillard, Stan Tracey, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Itzhak Perlman, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Gerald Moore, Walter Gieseking, Kirsty MacColl, Dodo Marmarosa, Jack McVea, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, & Michael with the William Blake Klezmatrix band (Pete Lemer, Madeline Solomon and Annie Whitehead) as well as Jazz Poetry Superjammers Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon and Paul Weller, and a late poem written & read by much missed Frances Horovitz.
Thursday 13 March at 6–7.15pm
Michael Horovitz & Barry Miles: an exploration of the life & work of William S Burroughs
A special reference to Miles’s William S Burroughs: A Life which is just about to be published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson tomorrow, Burroughs’s hundredth birthday.
Waterstones, Gower Street (corner of Malet St, opposite the ULU students’ union building), 28 Heath Street, London NW3 6TE (Hampstead Tube)