David Mellor's Light Music Masters: upcoming shows
David Mellor takes it nice and easy in this fascinating new series. Saturdays, 9pm.
Saturday 25th March, 9pm
Tonight, David Mellor features the very best of Light Music which originated from France in the 19th and 20th centuries. There will be highlights from Charles Gounod’s grand opera Faust, and Offenbach’s delightful Gaîté Parisienne.
Plus – a real treat, in the form of a rarely-heard recording from the French cabaret singer, songwriter and actress Édith Piaf. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear once of France’s greatest international stars on Classic FM.
Saturday 1st April, 9pm
David continues Classic FM’s celebration of the greatest Light Music composers ever to have lived – so if you’re a fan of the likes of Eric Coates and Ronald Binge, do join David for an hour of toe-tapping favourites!