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3 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 17 July 2008

Sara's breakfast musical selection features an Elizabethan portrait by Eric Coates and a tribute to Maria Malibran sung by Cecilia Bartoli.


Coates: Halcyon Days
London 'Pops' Orchestra
Frederick Fennell (conductor)

Pachelbel: Gott ist unser zuversicht
Namur Chamber Choir
Les Agremens
Jean Tubery (director)

Ravel: Une barque sur l'ocean
Orchestra of the Lyon National Opera
Kent Nagano (conductor)

Mozart: String Quartet in F, K158
Hagen Quartet

Hummel: Air a la tirolienne avec variations
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano)
Maria Goldschmidt (flute)
Robert Pickup (clarinet)
La Scintilla
Adam Fischer (conductor)

Haydn: Piano Sonata No 43 in A flat
Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano).


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