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Wednesday - Sarah Walker

A selection of music including the Essential CD of the Week: Treasures of Christ Church: The Choir of Christ Church Cathedral Oxford, Stephen Darlington (director of music) AVIE AV2215

A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artist of the Week, oboist Heinz Holliger. Today we hear him in works by Bach (Concerto BWV 1060), Martin (Petite complainte) and Moscheles (Concertante in F)

The Essential Classics guest is Guardian columnist Michele Hanson, who introduces her essential pieces. Today she mentions music she enjoys listening to on a journey, and reveals a piece of film music that has made a particular impact on her.

Sarah's Essential Choice

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Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Netherlands Jean Fournet (conductor) REGIS RRC1334.

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Wed 14 Dec 2011 09:00

Music in Time – The Romantic Collection

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Essential Classics: Guest Choices

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