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3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 02 November 2010

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Breakfast. Great pieces, great performances - and a few surprises!

Music Played

26 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Manuel de Falla

    Manuel de Falla The Miller's Dance (Farruca) from The Three Cornered Hat

    Performer: Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela Performer: Eduardo Mata (conductor)

    DORIAN DOR-90210

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Barcarolle in F sharp Op. 60

    Performer: Nelson Goerner (piano)

    EMI 631662, CD2 Tr. 25

  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Ralph Vaughan Williams Full fathom five from Three Shakespeare Songs

    Performer: The Cambridge Singers Performer: John Rutter (director)


  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Trumpet Concerto in E minor

    Performer: Maurice Andre (trumpet) Performer: Münchener Bach-Orchestra Performer: Karl Richter (conductor)

    DG 469229-2

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Johann Strauss II - Tritsch-Tratsch Polka Op 214

    Performer: Vienna Pilharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    DG 453052-2, CD1 Tr. 2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and Fugue no.5 in D major WTC Book 2

    Performer: Richard Egarr (harpsichord)

    Harmonia Mundi HMU907433.34

  • Image for Frederick Delius

    Frederick Delius La Calinda

    Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Sir John Barbirolli (conductor)

    EMI 0946 3 79983 2 8

  • Image for Antonio Bazzini

    Antonio Bazzini La Ronde des lutins

    Performer: James Ehnes (violin) Performer: Eduard Laurel (piano)

    ONYX ONYX4038

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel From Celestial Seats Descending (from Hercules)

    Performer: Ian Bostridge Performer: The English Concert Performer: Bernard Labadie (conductor)

    EMI 50999 6 26864 2 6

  • Image for Giovanni Battista Bononcini

    Giovanni Battista Bononcini Ombra mai fu from Xerse

    Performer: Simone Kermes (soprano) Performer: Le Musiche Nove Performer: Claudio Osele

    SONY 88697789202

  • Image for Gustav Holst

    Gustav Holst Mars from The Planets

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Jurowski (conductor)

    LPO 0049

  • Image for William Byrd

    William Byrd Tollite portas (Gradualia I)

    Performer: Stile Antico Performer: Harmonia Mundi


  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Violin Concerto in A minor RV356

    Performer: Alison Balsom (trumpet) Performer: Scottish Ensemble

    EMI CLASSICS 4560942

  • Image for Eric Whitacre

    Eric Whitacre Lux Aurumque (Light and Gold)

    Performer: The Eric Whitacre Singers

    DECCA 2743209

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns

    Camille Saint-Saëns Danse Macabre

    Performer: Kyung Wha Chung (violin) Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    DECCA 425021-2

  • Image for Domenico Scarlatti

    Domenico Scarlatti Sonata K547 in G major

    Performer: Fou Ts’ong (piano)

    ERMITAGE 69666-2

  • Image for Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Jean-Baptiste Lully Marche pour la cérémonie des Turcs

    Performer: Le Concert des Nations Performer: Jordi Savall (viol and direction)


  • Image for Georges Hüe

    Georges Hüe Fantaisie

    Performer: Katherine Bryan (flute) Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Paul Daniel (conductor)

    LINN CKD 367

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Berfreit, Op 39, No. 4

    Performer: Anne Schwanewilms (soprano) Performer: Halle Performer: Mark Elder (conductor)


  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Piano Trio in E flat Hob. XV:10

    Performer: The Beaux Arts Trio


  • Image for Dmitri Shostakovich

    Dmitri Shostakovich Jazz Suite No. 1

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam (piano) Performer: Peter Masseurs (trumpet) Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    DECCA 433702-2

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Dixit Dominus HWV 232 (opening movement)

    Performer: Le Concert d’Astree Performer: Emmanuelle Haïm

    VIRGIN 00946 395241 2 9

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Nocturne Op 72 No. 1 in E minor

    Performer: Louis Lortie (piano)

    CHANDOS CHAN 10588, Tr. 1

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for 2 Mandolins RV 532

    Performer: James Tyler & Robin Jeffrey (mandolins) Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (director)

    DG 469220-2

  • Image for Karol Szymanowski

    Karol Szymanowski Chrystus niech mi bedzie grodem

    Performer: Jadwiga Gadulanka Performer: The National Polish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Polish Radio Choir Performer: Antoni Wit (conductor)

    DUX DUX0349

  • Image for Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz Le Corsaire, Overture

    Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Munch (conductor)

    RCA 09026614002


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