Classic FM Drive with John Brunning

Weekdays, 5-8pm

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If you’re looking for a radio programme that will get you home without driving you mad, look no further than Classic FM Drive – our nightly mix of feel-good classics, hosted by John Brunning.

For three hours every weekday, we offer all the music, news and information you need to make your journey home an enjoyable one. 

This week's highlights


Tonight's Smooth Classics at Seven tonight features Mozart’s Piano Concerto No.20 and the soundtrack to Ladies in Lavender.


John marks the anniversary of the first issue of the Wall Street Journal by playing a brilliant piece of Light Music from Manhattan.


This evening’s Big Piece After Six is the opening movement of Beethoven’s ‘Pastoral’ Symphony – and Smooth Classics at Seven begins with Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez.  


John Brunning marks the birth of composer Carl Orff with his most famous piece of music.


John celebrates the founding of the Boston Pops Orchestra on this day in 1855, and marks the first ever World Chess Championship with music by the chess-loving composer, Prokofiev! 

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