Friday - Sarah Walker
With Sarah Walker. Artist of the Week: David Willcocks in Vaughan Williams: Three Shakespeare Songs. Handel: Chandos Anthem No 10; Essential Choice Kalinnikov: Symphony No 1.
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 Vaughan Williams (Three Shakespeare Songs) and Handel (Chandos Anthem No.10 The Lord is my light)
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.
Kalinnikov: Symphony No.1.
USSR Symphony Orchestra,
Yevgeny Svetlanov (conductor).