Dr Katherine Firth


FM Broadcast: 28/04/2019 4:00 pm

28/04/2019 4:00 pm

Digital Broadcast: 28/04/2019 4:00 pm

28/04/2019 4:00 pm

On Reflections


Dr Katherine Firth is a British-Australian poet, librettist, academic and educator. She has created libretti in collaboration with composers Andrew Schultz, Michael Leighton Jones and Peter Campbell; and, with her partner Dr Andreas Loewe, has produced an English translation of Bach’s St John Passion. She has published widely in the field of poetry and its association with music, notably the works of TS Eliot, Louis MacNiece and Ezra Pound, as well as women poets Judith Wright and Kathleen Raine.  Join Ted Davies in conversation with Dr Katherine Firth on Reflections at 4pm Sunday 28 April, repeated 3pm Friday 3 May.