Kristjan Jarvi, London Sinfonietta, Christine Rice
Sean Rafferty with live music, arts news and guests. In The Story of Music in 50 Pieces, Howard Goodall and Suzy Klein discuss John Dowland's seminal lute song, Flow My Tears.
Conductor Kristjan Jarvi visits the studio with guitarists Miroslav Tadic and Vlatko Stefanovski and kaval player Theodosii Spassov who perform live. Also playing live in the studio London Sinfonietta's principal cellist Tim Gill and pianist John Constable as they look forward to 'Bach Unwrapped' at King's Place. Plus we hear from mezzo soprano and former Radio 3 New Generation Artist Christine Rice ahead of her performance of Ravel's Shéhérazade with Sir Mark Elder and the Halle.Also today, the third of a new series at 5.30pm every day - The Story of Music in 50 pieces. Composer Howard Goodall, in conversation with Suzy Klein, explores his personal choice of 50 compositions that changed the course of music history. The Story of Music continues in Essential Classics weekdays at 11am, and each instalment is available as a download.Today: John Dowland's lute song, Flow my tearsMain headlines are at 5pm and 6pm.In.Tune@bbc.co.uk@BBCInTune.
Interview: Guy Barker
Interview: Kristjan Jarvi