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Essential Classics Episode guide

  1. Tuesday - Rob Cowan with Stephen Fry

    With Rob Cown. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Harris: Symphony No 3.

    First broadcast: 09 Sep 2014

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  2. Monday - Rob Cowan with Stephen Fry

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Schumann: Symphony No 2.

    First broadcast: 08 Sep 2014

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  3. Friday - Rob Cowan with Armando Iannucci

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Bruckner: Te Deum.

    First broadcast: 05 Sep 2014

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  4. Thursday - Rob Cowan with Armando Iannucci

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Poulenc: Gloria.

    First broadcast: 04 Sep 2014

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  5. Wednesday - Rob Cowan with Armando Iannucci

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Brahms: Song of Destiny.

    First broadcast: 03 Sep 2014

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  6. Tuesday - Rob Cowan with Armando Iannucci

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Dvorak: Te Deum.

    First broadcast: 02 Sep 2014

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  7. Monday - Rob Cowan with Armando Iannucci

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Bach: Magnificat.

    First broadcast: 01 Sep 2014

  8. Friday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Ivan Fischer.

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2014

  9. Thursday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Ivan Fischer.

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2014

  10. Wednesday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Ivan Fischer.

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2014

  11. Tuesday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Ivan Fischer.

    First broadcast: 26 Aug 2014

  12. Monday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Ivan Fischer.

    First broadcast: 25 Aug 2014

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  13. Friday - Rob Cowan with Jonathan Coe

    With Rob Cowan. Including Essential CD of the Week: Telemann - Paris Quartets.

    First broadcast: 22 Aug 2014

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  14. Thursday - Rob Cowan with Jonathan Coe

    With Rob Cowan. Including Essential CD of the Week: Telemann - Paris Quartets.

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2014

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  15. Wednesday - Rob Cowan with Jonathan Coe

    With Rob Cowan. Including Essential CD of the Week: Telemann - Paris Quartets.

    First broadcast: 20 Aug 2014

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  16. Tuesday - Rob Cowan with Jonathan Coe

    With Rob Cowan. Including Essential CD of the Week: Telemann - Paris Quartets.

    First broadcast: 19 Aug 2014

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  17. Monday - Rob Cowan with Jonathan Coe

    With Rob Cowan. Including Essential CD of the Week: Telemann - Paris Quartets.

    First broadcast: 18 Aug 2014

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  18. Friday - Sarah Walker with William Boyd

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 15 Aug 2014

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  19. Thursday - Sarah Walker with William Boyd

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 14 Aug 2014

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  20. Wednesday - Sarah Walker with William Boyd

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 13 Aug 2014

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  21. Tuesday - Sarah Walker with William Boyd

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 12 Aug 2014

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  22. Monday - Sarah Walker with William Boyd

    With Sarah Walker. Including Proms Artist of the Week: Nicola Benedetti.

    First broadcast: 11 Aug 2014

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  23. Friday - Rob Cowan with Oliver James

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Sibelius: Suite (King Christian II).

    First broadcast: 08 Aug 2014

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  24. Thursday - Rob Cowan with Oliver James

    With Rob Cowan. Rob's Essential Choice: Haydn: Symphony No 44 in E minor (Trauer).

    First broadcast: 07 Aug 2014

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  25. Wednesday - Rob Cowan with Oliver James

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Schumann: Piano Concerto.

    First broadcast: 06 Aug 2014

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  26. Tuesday - Rob Cowan with Oliver James

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Mahler: Symphony No 1.

    First broadcast: 05 Aug 2014

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  27. Monday - Rob Cowan with Oliver James

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Saint-Saens: Symphony No 2.

    First broadcast: 04 Aug 2014

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  28. Friday - Rob Cowan with Gareth Malone

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Vaughan Williams: Symphony No 6.

    First broadcast: 01 Aug 2014

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  29. Thursday - Rob Cowan with Gareth Malone

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Brahms: Piano Sonata No 1.

    First broadcast: 31 Jul 2014

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  30. Wednesday - Rob Cowan with Gareth Malone

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Sibelius: Symphony No 1.

    First broadcast: 30 Jul 2014

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