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Victorian bakers and the Leningrad symphony

Alex Langlands offers insights into 19th-century bread making, while Tom Service tells the remarkable story of an orchestra who defied the Nazis

Published: December 31, 2015 at 5:00 am
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Historian and TV presenter Alex Langlands explains how bread making in the 19th century differed from today. Meanwhile, music expert Tom Service tells the remarkable story of Dimitri Shostakovich’s 7th symphony, which was composed and performed during the World War Two siege of Leningrad.

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