Beethoven thought music was the wine of the gods – and he wanted to make all humanity drunk! Symphonies simply don’t get more intoxicating than his Seventh, and when Michael Seal unleashes the full CBSO, you’ll hear why. First, Tasmin Little reaches for the stars in Walton’s dazzling Violin Concerto and Benjamin Britten shares his own, unmistakable vision of Elizabethan England – pomp and circumstance with a sinister twist.

Part of The Spirit of England.

CBSO+ 1pm: Tasmin Little OBE talks to CBSO Chief Executive Stephen Maddock about her special affinity to English music.