Wednesday - Sarah Walker with AC Grayling
With Sarah Walker. CD of the Week: The Chamber Music of Malcolm Arnold; Artist of the Week: New York Philharmonic; Sarah's Essential Choice: Rameau: Suite (Les Indes galantes).
With Sarah Walker and her guest, the philosopher A.C. Grayling.
A selection of music including Sarah's Essential CD of the Week: The Chamber Music of Malcolm Arnold performed by The Nash Ensemble.
Take part in our daily musical challenge and identify the personal relationship that connects two pieces of music.
Sarah is joined by philosopher and Master of the New College of the Humanities A.C. Grayling. He has written and edited over thirty books on philosophy and was chairman of this year's Man Booker Prize which was awarded last week.
Artist of the Week
Throughout the week we explore recordings of The New York Philharmonic. Sarah showcases their interpretations of Bernstein, Schubert, Chausson, Brahms and Richard Strauss.
Sarah's Essential Choice
Les Indes galantes suite
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Frans Brüggen (conductor).