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Tuesday - Sarah Walker

A selection of music including the Essential CD of the Week: Grieg Lyric Pieces performed by Leif Ove Andsnes on Grieg's piano at Troldhaugen EMI 5 57296 2

A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artist of the Week, the Belgian countertenor and conductor, Rene Jacobs

In the week the Olympics begins, this week Sarah's guest is the sportsman and writer Ed Smith.

Sarah's Essential Choice

Richard Strauss: Don Quixote, op.35
Antonio Janigro (cello)
Milton Preves (viola)
John Weicher (violin)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Fritz Reiner (conductor)
RCA 68170.

3 hours

Last on

Tue 24 Jul 2012 09:00

Essential Classics: Guest Choices

Guest Choices

Hear the classical music chosen by our guests in full via the BBC Playlister

Essential Choices on BBC Playlister - archive.

Essential Choices Promo

Explore the Essential Choices via BBC Playlister as chosen by Rob Cowan and Sarah Walker.