Tuesday with Suzy Klein - Saint-Saens's Danse Macabre, Armando Ianucci, The Celestial Bed
Suzy Klein presents companion pieces for Saint Saens' Danse Macabre, to celebrate Halloween. Armando Ianucci lists the ideas and cultural influences that have shaped his life.
Suzy takes us through the morning with the best in classical music:
0930 Suzy explores potential companion pieces for a well known piece of music. This morning, for Halloween, it's Saint-Saens's Danse Macabre - the ever-popular tone poem depicting death luring the dead from their graves with his fiddle playing.
1010 Time Traveller. A quirky slice of cultural history
1050 Writer, satirist and classical music fan Armando Ianucci talks about the ideas that have inspired and shaped him throughout his life.