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 acclaimed theatre, opera and film director Nicholas Hytner. 10.30 Music on Location: Rome, beginning with Respighi's symphonic poem Fountains of Rome. 11.00 Proms Artist of the Week: Scottish pianist Steven Osborne. Ravel: Piano Concerto in G. Steven Osborne (piano), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Ludovic Morlot.

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 July 25th, 9:00am. See more...