Stephen Johnson explains how Antony Hopkins's radio show Talking About Music encouraged listeners to appreciate Mozart. Plus Hopkins's commentary on Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe.
Stephen Johnson introduces the second of four programmes paying tribute to Antony Hopkins, presenter of the long-running radio series "Talking about Music", who died earlier this year. Today, Stephen picks out some of the key ways that Hopkins encouraged his listeners to appreciate Mozart, and he invites us to enjoy Hopkins' wry and insightful commentary on the work in the second half of tonight's concert, Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe.
- Mon 28 Jul 2014 20:25