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The Full Works Concert with Jane Jones 8pm - 10pm
There's a host of classical music birthdays to celebrate this evening - as well as a few fascinating anniversaries.
Looking ahead over the week to come, Alex features music by Louis Spohr - who had a rather public falling-out with his orchestra's management in September 1819 - and marks the birth of the extraordinary pianist Vladimir Horowitz on 1st October 1903.
There are further birthday celebrations for tenor Alfie Boe and conductor Michel Plasson, as well as the anniversary of the very first time Leonard Bernstein conducted the New York Philharmonic Orchestra as their new music director in October 1958.