David Mellor - Sunday 20 July

David goes back to the Baroque era to discover its greatest composers and works of music.

On his show this week, David Mellor promises a Baroque spectacular. He’ll be featuring some superb historic recordings as well as new interpretations of favourites by such giants of the era as HandelBach and Vivaldi

David will also explain just why this period in music history had such a profound influence on everything that followed.

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