An anecdotal history of classical music presented by 18 year-old composer and writer Jack Pepper. This week Jack explores the composer who was also a gold medal-winning Olympic rower, the musician who wrote most of his seminal opera having returned home from driving taxis, and the pianist who became Prime Minister. Also discussed today is a composer stabbed 56 times for having an affair with a queen. All episodes can be heard on www.jackpeppermusician.com. Follow Jack on Twitter @jrapepper and use the hashtag #MusicalMinds.