Classic FM Drive with John Brunning
John Brunning brings you our nightly mix of feel-good classics.
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 for his Big Piece after Six, John is delving into the Classic FM Drive archive to showcase some of the all-time legends of the classical music world.
Listen out for these brilliant performances.
Monday 29 June
Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture
Tuesday 30 June
Beethoven: Violin Concerto
Yehudi Menhuin/Philharmonia Orchestra/Wilhelm Furtwangler
Wednesday 1 July
Schubert: Symphony No.9
Berlin Philharmonic/Herbert von Karajan
Thursday 2 July
Wagner: The Mastersingers of Nuremburg – Prelude
Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Sir Georg Solti
Friday 3 July
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2
Van Cliburn/Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Fritz Reiner
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John Brunning interviews...
The Lord of the Rings composer reveals how he continues to write some of the most inspiring music around in an exclusive interview to mark his fifth successive victory in the Classic FM Movie Music Hall of Fame.
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.
Classic FM Drive Features & Albums
Andre Rieu holds on to the top spot, but those dinosaurs are on the move.
André Rieu is holding on to the top spot but strong competition is sailing into view from the equally hirsute Ross Poldark.
André Rieu waltzes back to the No.1 spot with his new album.
The re-assembled Avengers smash their way to the top of this week's Chart.
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