Monday - Rob Cowan
With Rob Cowan. Including Artist of the Week: pianist Nelson Freire. Schumann: Papillons. Chopin: Scherzo No 3; Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra.
A selection of music including the Essential CD of the Week: The Flute King - Music from the Court of Frederick the Great. Emmanuel Pahud, Trevor Pinnock, Matthew Truscott, Jonathan Manson, Kammerakademie Potsdam. EMI 0842202.
A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artist of the Week, pianist Nelson Freire. Today we hear him in recordings of Schumann's Papillons and Chopin's Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp minor.
The Essential Classics guest is impressionist, comedian and playwright Rory Bremner, who introduces his essential pieces.
Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
The Building a Library recommendation from last Saturday's CD Review.