On Air Now
Cowan's Classics with Rob Cowan 7pm - 9pm
This image appears in the gallery:
Clocks go back: classical music for your extra hour
Never one to skimp on the details, Strauss adds 13 clock strikes into the orchestral music in his opera Der Rosenkavalier, just as the Marschallin sings about getting up in the middle of the night. Listen out for the celesta and two harps.