Radio 3 presenter Fiona Talkington celebrates French composer Joseph Canteloube, famous for his Songs of the Auvergne.
Radio 3 presenter Fiona Talkington celebrates the French composer Joseph Canteloube, whose famous Songs of the Auvergne have become particularly important to her during her experience of cancer.
This is the first of five editions of The Essay in which Radio 3 classical music presenters celebrate composers whose 'secret admirers' they are.
Coming up from Tuesday to Friday:
Ian McMillan on Ralph Vaughan Williams
Clemency Burton-Hill on George Enescu
John Toal on Maurice Ravel
Petroc Trelawny on Lennox Berkeley.
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