On Nicholas Owen's Show This Week...

Every Saturday from midday to 3pm, Nicholas Owen plays three hours of the finest classic music along with stories behind the music.

23 May 2015

Nicholas has the perfect music for a Saturday lunchtime, including something joyous by Holst.

And this week, for his Movies Double Bill, Nicholas includes music from a couple of British comedy classics, Love Actually and The Ladykillers, starring Alex Guiness (pictured).

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Happy birthday in the style of Shostakovich

Happy Birthday in the style of a Shostakovich string quartet is extremely clever

The Super Mario Brothers theme

The Super Mario Brothers theme in the style of a Mozart piano sonata is genius

Good or evil music quiz

QUIZ: Should you use your musical talents for good or evil?