CD Review is on BBC Radio 3 (90-92 FM and Digital Radio) every Saturday 9:00-12:15 and is presented by Andrew McGregor. As well as the Building a Library feature (which looks at recordings of a specific work,) the programme reviews a wide range of new releases with guest reviewers. According to the latest RAJAR figures 326,000 people listen to the programme each week.
Excerpt from the program for Saturday, November 9th:
10.50 am New Releases
Ivan Hewett joins Andrew to discuss recent recordings of orchestral music
DVORAK: Symphony No. 8 in G Op. 88*
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 in C minor Op. 68
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra*, Swiss Festival Orchestra, George Szell (conductor)
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