July 5th, 2016
Episode 1055 of 1744 episodes
Thirty-five pianists at the Cheltenham Music Festival are attempting to complete the full version of Eric Satie's Vexations for the first time in the UK. While the music covers only one page, the composer gave instruction for it to be repeated, slowly, 840 times. Anne Lovett, one of those taking part in the piano marathon, explains what it involves. (Image: Piano. Credit: Getty Images)
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.