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Saturday - Clemency Burton-Hill

2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 15 October 2011

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Pergolesi's Stabat Mater sung by soprano Emma Kirkby and counter-tenor James Bowman with the Academy of Ancient Music, Sir Adrian Boult conducts the London Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Walton's Crown Imperial and the English Baroque Soloists perform Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No.2 conducted by John Eliot Gardiner.

Music Played

16 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Boisterous Bourrée from Simple Symphony Op 4

    Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra Performer: Iona Brown [conductor]

    EMI 2 17530 2

  • Image for Chick Corea

    Chick Corea Children's Song No 6 & 7

    Performer: Chick Corea [piano]

    ECM 815 680-2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 BWV 1047

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    SDG 707

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Quartet in A minor D804

    Performer: Takacs Quartet

    Decca 436 843-2

  • Image for Don Gillis

    Don Gillis Symphony No 5½ "A Symphony for Fun" Final mvt: Conclusion

    Performer: The New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

    Hyperion CDA 67067

  • Image for Jules Massenet

    Jules Massenet Meditation from Thais

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti [violin]

    DG 987 057-7

  • Image for Sir William Walton

    Sir William Walton Crown Imperial

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Adrian Boult [conductor]

    EMI 7243 5 65584 2 7

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Waltz in A minor Op 34 No 1

    Performer: Stephen Hough [piano]

    Hyperion CDA 67686

  • Image for Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Giovanni Battista Pergolesi Stabat mater

    Performer: Emma Kirkby [soprano] Performer: James Bowman [countertenor] Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    Lioiseau-Lyre 425 692-2

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no. 1 (Op. 21) in C major, 4th mvt; Finale

    Performer: Amsterdam Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Wolfgang Sawallisch [conductor]

    EMI Classics 7 54501 2

  • Image for Philip Glass

    Philip Glass Satyagraha [conclusion Act 3]

    Arranger: Paul Barnes Performer: John Lenehan [piano]

    Sony 8869 7119572

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Finale from Trumpet Concerto in E flat

    Performer: Alison Balsom [trumpet] Performer: German Chamber Philharmonic of Bremen

    EMI 2 16213 0 7

  • Image for Aram Khachaturian

    Aram Khachaturian Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia from Spartacus

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    Philips 442 011-2

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Act III Trio – Hab' mir's gelobt from Der Rosenkavalier

    Performer: Genia Kühmeier [Sophie] Performer: Soile Isokoski [Marschallin] Performer: Angelika Kirchschlager [Octavian] Performer: Orchestra of Vienna State Opera Performer: Christian Thielemann [conductor]

    Orfeo C 672 0521

  • Image for György Ligeti

    György Ligeti Romanian Concerto for orchestra: Final mvt – Molto vivace

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Jonathan Nott [conductor]

    Warner 2564 69673-5

  • Image for Trad

    Trad Marwnad yr ehedydd

    Bryn Terfel (baritone) London Symphony Orchestra Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

    DG 477 7865


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