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Radio 3 Breakfast: Music Box

Breakfast on Radio 3 brings you our music box of glorious pieces as recommended by listeners to guide and inspire you throughout the year On Radio 3, 6:30am

Last updated: 8 Feb 2017Tracks: 37

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Revolutionary

  • Faschingsschwank aus Wien, Op 26 Robert Schumann & Maria João Pires
  • The Excursions of Mr Broucek Suite: no.5 Those Who are the Warriors of God Leos Janacek, Peter Breiner, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra & Peter Breiner
  • Grândola, Vila Morena Zeca Afonso
  • The People United Will Never Be Defeated! Theme and Variations 1 & 2 Frederic Rzewski & Igor Levit
  • Symphony No 11 in G minor, Opus 103, 'The Year 1905' Dmitri Shostakovich, Semyon Bychkov & West German Symphony Orchestra
  • Symphonie funebre et triomphale Op.15 - 3rd mvt: Apotheose Hector Berlioz, Leeds Festival Chorus, Wallace Collection & John Wallace
  • Mastersingers Overture Richard Wagner & Llŷr Williams
  • Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor, BWV 853 (Book 1, The Well-Tempered Clavier) Johann Sebastian Bach & András Schiff
  • Musica Ricercata - No. 7 Cantabile, molto legato György Ligeti & Pierre‐Laurent Aimard
  • Study for player piano No.6 Conlon Nancarrow & Conlon Nancarrow
  • Divertimento for string orchestra (Sz.113), 3rd movement; Allegro assai Béla Bartók, Seiji Ozawa & Saito Kinen Orchestra
  • Bella Ciao Versione Partigiana Trad, Bella Ciao & Riccardo Tesi
  • 6 Bagatelles for String Quartet, Op. 9 Anton Webern & Emerson String Quartet
  • 12 Studies for piano (Op.10), no.12 in C minor; 'Revolutionary study' Fryderyk Chopin & Murray Perahia
  • Symphonie funebre et triomphale Op.15 - 3rd mvt: Apotheose Hector Berlioz, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra & Sir Colin Davis