Friday with Ian Skelly - Contentious cyclists, Simon Armitage, Scherzo from Vaughan Williams' London Symphony
Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music. Ian Skelly's guest is poet Simon Armitage.
Ian Skelly with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.
0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.
1010 Time Traveller – a quirky slice of history.
1050 Cultural inspirations from our guest of the week, the poet, playwright and novelist Simon Armitage
1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection