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  1. Friday - Sarah Walker with Shami Chakrabarti

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Schubert: Symphony No 9 (Great).

    First broadcast: 26 Sep 2014

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  2. Thursday - Sarah Walker with Shami Chakrabarti

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Allegri: Miserere.

    First broadcast: 25 Sep 2014

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  3. Wednesday - Sarah Walker with Shami Chakrabarti

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Rachmaninov: Symphony No 1.

    First broadcast: 24 Sep 2014

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  4. Tuesday - Sarah Walker with Shami Chakrabarti

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Schumann: Violin Concerto.

    First broadcast: 23 Sep 2014

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  5. Monday - Sarah Walker with Shami Chakrabarti

    With Sarah Walker. Including CD Review's Building a Library: Handel: Orlando.

    First broadcast: 22 Sep 2014

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  6. Friday - Sarah Walker with John Humphrys

    With Sarah Walker. Including Essential Choice: Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance Marches.

    First broadcast: 19 Sep 2014

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  7. Thursday - Sarah Walker with John Humphrys

    With Sarah Walker. Including Essential Choice: Strauss: Suite (Le bourgeois gentilhomme).

    First broadcast: 18 Sep 2014

  8. Wednesday - Sarah Walker with John Humphrys

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Dvorak: New World Symphony.

    First broadcast: 17 Sep 2014

  9. Tuesday - Sarah Walker with John Humphrys

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances.

    First broadcast: 16 Sep 2014

  10. Monday - Sarah Walker with John Humphrys

    With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Vaughan Williams: Symphony No 5.

    First broadcast: 15 Sep 2014

  11. Friday - Rob Cowan with Stephen Fry

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Choral Fantasy.

    First broadcast: 12 Sep 2014

  12. Thursday - Rob Cowan with Stephen Fry

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Bach orch Mahler: Suite.

    First broadcast: 11 Sep 2014

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  13. Wednesday - Rob Cowan with Stephen Fry

    With Rob Cowan. Including Rob's Essential Choice: Korngold: Sinfonietta.

    First broadcast: 10 Sep 2014

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. Monday - Rob Cowan with Armando Iannucci

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

    First broadcast: 01 Sep 2014

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  21. Friday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

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

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2014

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  22. Thursday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

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

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2014

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  23. Wednesday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

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

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2014

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  24. Tuesday - Sarah Walker with Victoria Glendinning

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

    First broadcast: 26 Aug 2014

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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. 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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