Monday - Sarah Walker
A selection of must-hear music including the Essential CD of the Week: British Wind Band Classics - Wind Music by Holst and Vaughan Williams. Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra, Timothy Reynish. CHANDOS CHAN 9697.
A daily brainteaser and performances by the Artist of the Week, Angela Hewitt. Every day this week, Sarah plays one of the pianist's celebrated recordings of Bach. Today features the Italian Concerto, as well as music by Granados (a selection from the Danzas espanolas Op. 37).
The Essential Classics guest this week is Julian Rhind-Tutt, best known as Dr "Mac" McCartney in the comedy TV series "Green Wing". He shares some of his musical choices with Sarah.
Sarah's Essential Choice
Strauss: Aus Italien
Scottish National Orchestra