Essential Classics is a Music programme.


Essential Classics

With Rob Cowan. Including 9.00 A range of music to intrigue, surprise and entertain. 9.30 Musical challenge: identify a piece of music played in reverse. 10.00 Rob's guest is former frontbench politician Ed Balls, who selects his favourite pieces of music. 10.30 Music in Time: Shostakovich's Symphony No 2 'To October'. 11.00 Artist of the Week: conductor Georg Solti. Mahler: Symphony No 1 in D. London Symphony Orchestra/Georg Solti.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 180 minutes (approx)

When is Essential Classics next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three Tomorrow, 9:00am and on BBC Radio Three January 23rd, 9:00am. See more...