Shorts: The Time Being 7

The seventh season of The Time Being brings another showcase for previously unbroadcast writers.

Symphony Of Sighs

An orchestra ‘cellist sets off to play at an outdoor concert with something less than enthusiasm.

Writer: Karen Anstee
Reader: Hugh Dennis

The Summer Of Learning

A Welsh girl visits her father’s family in India for the first time.

Writer: Susmita Bhattarcharya
Reader: Naomi Everson

The Love Songs Of Foxes

A woman finds there are challenges in taking in her troubled brother when he is released on parole from prison.

Writer: Amber Lee Dodd
Reader: Tracy Wiles

First Broadcast:

Sunday 17th/24th/31st May 2015 at 19:45 on BBC Radio 4

Production Credits:

Broadcast Assistant: Sarah Tombling
Sound Engineer: Jon Calver
Producer: Jeremy Osborne
Executive Producer: Karen Rose
Music: Holocene by Bon Iver, Suite for Solo Cello No.1 in G Major BWV 1007:1 Prelude by Bach & performed by Yo Yo Ma, 1812 Overture Op.49 by Tchaikovsky & performed by the Berlin Symphony Orchestra with Leopold Hager and Raga Malkauns by Vijay Raghav Rao

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