The genius of Maurice Jarre

Howard Goodall marks the 90th anniversary of the birth of the great movie music master, composer of Dr Zhivago and Lawrence of Arabia.

On the day that would have been Maurice Jarre's 90th birthday, Howard Goodall dedicates this week's show to the life and career of the great film composer. 

GALLERY: Maurice Jarre: a career in 15 movie soundtracks > 

Featuring music from Jarre's greatest successes - Dr Zhivago, Ghost, Lawrence of Arabia and A Passage to India - Howard will celebrate the French composer's contribution to movie music and explore how his composing style changed across the decades.

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