Vladimir Ashkenazy, Peter Gregson, Alina Ibragimova
Sean Rafferty's guests include conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy, cellist Peter Gregson and violinist Alina Ibragimova
Also today, another instalment in The Story of Music in 50 pieces. Composer Howard Goodall, in conversation with Suzy Klein, explores his personal choice of 50 compositions that changed the course of music history, everyday at 5.30pm. The Story of Music continues in Essential Classics weekdays at 11am, and each episode is available as a download.
Today: Eric Satie's haunting Gymnopodie No.1 for piano
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