Wednesday with Ian Skelly - Stravinsky's Pulcinella, Lenny Henry, Schubert's An die Musik
Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music. Presented by Ian Skelly with guest Lenny Henry.
Ian Skelly with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.
0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.
1010 Our Classical Century - the first of 100 pieces celebrating 100 key moments in classical music in the last century. This morning, Kate Molleson travels back to 1920 and the premiere of Stravinsky's neoclassical ballet Pulcinella.
1050 As the BBC launches Our Classical Century our guest this week is Lenny Henry, who talks about his music discoveries and the cultural icons that inspire him.
1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection.