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The Classic FM Podcast features the week’s top classical music stories and highlights of our interviews with classical stars. Published weekly, it is a one-stop guide to the classical music world.
On The Classic FM Podcast this week, Ludovico Einaudi speaks to Classic FM as he begins a solo tour of the UK and Ireland. He talks to Classic FM's Bob Jones about his new CD and DVD, recorded on his last visit to London.
On the tenth anniversary of The Armed Man, Karl Jenkins comments on the success of the work and describes his compositional process.
As tenor Vittorio Grigolo celebrates success in the US charts, as well as acclaim in his first production at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, he talks to Anne-Marie Minhall about some of the things he loves - from Pavarotti to Kung-Fu Panda!
Also on the programme, a sneak preview of Nick Ferrrari’s interview with Dawn French, to be broadcast on Saturday 6 November at 9pm.