Wednesday - Sarah Walker
With Sarah Walker. Including Artist of the Week: David Willcocks conducting Byrd: Ave verum Corpus. Stanford: Beati Quorum Via; Sarah's Essential Choice: Debussy: Nocturnes.
A selection of music including the Essential CD of the Week: Janine Jansen playing a selection of romantic violin showpieces: DECCA 4750112.
A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artist of the Week, conductor Sir David Willcocks in music by Byrd (Ave verum Corpus), Stanford (Beati Quorum Via), and Vaughan Williams (Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus).
The Essential Classics guest is Professor Robert Winston, a leading international expert in human fertility, who introduces his essential pieces of classical music.
Sarah's Essential Choice.
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra,
Bernard Haitink (conductor).