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John Shea
Pianist & repetiteur, most recently 🇧🇪 presenter, newsreader, alumnus 🇬🇧🇮🇪🇪🇺
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John Shea 40m
Dreading the 31st January? Sign this open letter to let our friends in the EU know that we won’t be celebrating (and that we'll be back one day) 👇
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nonouzi 16h
Lawyers from Rouen dance outside the courthouse in protest against the governments pension reform
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Mark Lowen 1h
75 years since liberation of . A day to think of so many - not least my beloved late grandmother, pianist Natalia Karp, who survived it after being spared at her first camp Plaszow by playing Chopin for the commander. I wrote about her story here
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May Woods 17h
*Cry for help* I work for free at a West London newspaper. By night I work in a bar and just about pay my rent. Hopefully I secure a JDF this summer. In the meantime, can anyone help with paid editorial work before I go mad with exhaustion? Retweets appreciated. ? x
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Arts Emergency 23h
Replying to @MsHelenJenkins
Wow this has resonated big time!! Thanks Helen, anyone wanting to actively start making space for new voices in culture can can help young people direct with contacts, advice, opportunities by joining our network or donating 🚨
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Helen Jenkins Jan 21
My latest residual fees from writing have gone to - an organisation dedicated to social mobility in the creative industries. Because BLOODY HELL.
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John Shea 8h
. Through the Night: six hours of concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with life’s pleasures 💃🕺🍗🥘🍫🚬😴☕️ at 2018 Festival 🇩🇪 Listen at 00.30 or here for 30 days afterwards
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James O'Brien 23h
They have it. You’re taking it away.
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John Shea 18h
Let’s hope Mark thought of suggesting it to them yesterday! https://t.co/xNXAiHhz5C
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John Shea 24h
Yes, sorry. Never tweet on an empty stomach... 🥐☕️
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John Shea 24h
Geraldine Mucha sounds fascinating - how did I not know about her? The Piano Concerto movement you just played has clear echoes of Martinu. This photo of her father, Alfons Mucha, playing the harmonium always makes me smile.
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John Shea Jan 21
Replying to @BBCRadio3
Martín Palmeri’s Tango Mass, aka , has had many performances worldwide since its first in 1996, including the one in the first hour of Through the Night tonight. You can read more about the piece here.
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John Shea Jan 21
. Through the Night: six hours of concerts & recordings every night, starting tonight with tango from Moldova + Martín ’s Tango Mass 🇲🇩 Listen at 00.30 or here any time for 30 days afterwards.
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BBC Radio 4 Jan 21
Replying to @BBCSounds
On , our programmes celebrating George Orwell on the 70th anniversary of his death:
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John Shea Jan 21
Let’s ask her!
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John Shea Jan 21
The dried clay rehydrating sounds like peak now that I come to think about it.
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John Shea Jan 21
'More or less' 🤔 Your clay claim (?) may even surpass and his singing apples...
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Phil Harrison Jan 21
Replying to @johnshea63 @BBCRadio3
This is why we need to keep the BBC more or less as it is. See also the time Late Junction played a recording of some dried clay rehydrating.
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John Shea Jan 21
Alexa, show me the three most typical Through the Night programme titles you can find... 😳
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John Shea Jan 21
Replying to @Hannah_Hannes
This may well be the best use of ‘albeit’ I’ve ever seen.
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