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Smooth Classics with Margherita Taylor 10pm - 12am
It's Festival Friday and Jane features some of the great musicians who are performing in festivals around Europe this month
Each Friday during August, Jane Jones is highlighting some of the best summer musical festivals across the UK.
On tonight’s show, Jane features the pianist Jonathan Biss (pictured), who will be performing at the Snape Proms next week; Julius Drake, the Music Director of Machynlleth Festival, which opens on Sunday; and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra under Riccardo Muti, who are appearing together at the Salzburg Festival this weekend.
Jane will also play a spectacular performance of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto by James Ehnes, who will be on stage at the Helsinki Festival next week.