Monday with Ian Skelly - Strauss's Alpine Symphony, Anneka Rice, The history of the Edinburgh International Festival
Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music, presented by Ian Skelly with guest Anneka Rice.
Ian Skelly with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.
0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist. Today, a glorious ascent to the mountain summit in Strauss's Alpine Symphony. Other musical highlights include Dvorak's sunny and tuneful Sonatina for violin and piano, and Janacek's powerful Glagolitic Mass.
1010 Our Classical Century - 100 key moments in the last century of classical music. Kate Molleson on the advent of the Edinburgh Festival.
1050 Cultural inspirations from our guest of the week, Anneka Rice
1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection