Essential Classics with Ian Skelly: Clare Balding, The Three Tenors, Mozart’s Hell scene from Don Giovanni
Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music presented by Ian Skelly. Ian's guest this week is broadcaster and writer Clare Balding.
Ian Skelly with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.
0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist. This morning's starter is one of the most dramatic and chilling of operatic scenes - unrepentant evil-doer Don Giovanni is dragged into hell at the end of Mozart's great opera. Other musical highlights today include Schubert's Rondo brilliant for violin and piano, and Szymanowski's dazzling Concert Overture.
1010 Our Classical Century - 100 key moments in the last century of classical music. Kate Romano on The Three Tenors.
1050 Cultural inspirations from our guest of the week, the broadcaster and writer Clare Balding.
1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection by Philip Glass.