Monday - Sarah Walker
With Sarah Walker. Including Katia and Marielle Labeque in Debussy: Petite Suite. Poulenc: Concerto for two pianos. Building a Library recommendation: Beethoven: Symphony No 6.
A selection of music including the Essential CD of the Week: Avison's 12 Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti, performed by the Avison Ensemble: DIVINE ART DDA21213.
A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artists of the Week, the French piano duo - sisters Katia and Marielle Labeque - in Debussy (Petite Suite) and Poulenc (Concerto for 2 pianos).
The Essential Classics guest is Professor Tom Wright, a leading New Testament Scholar and former Bishop of Durham. Today he introduces the piece that first stimulated his interest in classical music and a favourite work by his favourite composer.
Beethoven: Symphony No 6, Pastoral.
The Building a Library recommendation from last Saturday's CD Review.