Classic FM Drive with John Brunning
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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John Brunning interviews...
Sharing his thoughts on classical music in a digital age, music on vinyl, and on composers imitating his trademark style, Einaudi celebrated his chart success this week by chatting with John Brunning.
John Brunning interviewed Peter Phillips, director of The Tallis Scholars
The guitarist talks to John Brunning about his charity concert, his favourite guitars and his thoughts on guitar composers.
Star tenor Luciano Pavarotti shares his favourite opera songs and his love of classical music in an interview with John Brunning
Classic FM Drive Features & Albums
A compilation aimed at anyone looking for a glimpse into the world of classical music enters the chart at No. 2
Classic FM Hall of Fame 2014 holds on to the top spot for a phenomenal seventh week. Will new entries from two pianists threaten its reign?
Music from Disney's reimagining of Sleeping Beauty, 'Maleficent' is this week's highest new entry.
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