Monday - Rob Cowan
With Rob Cowan. Including Violinist/conductor Gidon Kremer in Beethoven: Violin Sonata No 4. Waxman: Auld Lang Syne Variations; Rob's Essential Choice: Mahler: Symphony No 8.
A selection of music including the Essential CD of the Week: Samson Francois playing piano music by Debussy and Ravel.EMI 5859902
A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artist of the Week, violinist and conductor Gidon Kremer in music by Beethoven (Violin Sonata No.4 in A minor Op.23) and Franz Waxman ('Auld Lang Syne' Variations)
The Essential Classics guest is the actress and author Sheila Hancock who introduces her essential pieces of classical music.
Rob's Essential Choice
Mahler: Symphony No.8 in E flat major
The Building a Library recommendation from last Saturday's CD Review.