Nicola Benedetti talks about Classic FM's 20th birthday

Violinist Nicola Benedetti enthuses about the work Classic FM has done for classical music since it's been on the air.

Nicola Benedetti

Even though she was only five years old when Classic FM first broadcast, violinist Nicola Benedetti has told Tim Lihoreau what the station meant not only for her, but for classical music in general.

Describing the struggle of getting classical music into the public consciousness, she commented: "It's been really constantly trying to reach as many people as possible while moving in the direction of more serious classical music."

Listen to what Nicola had to say about Classic FM's 20th birthday below.