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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 24 November 2011

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including a performance of Monteverdi's Zefiro Torna by The Consort of Musicke directed by Anthony Rooley, Jessel's Parade of the Tin Soldiers is played by the New London Orchestra conducted by Ronald Corp, and Christopher Hogwood conducts The Academy of Ancient Music's performance of Haydn's Symphony No. 30 in C major.

Music Played

21 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell Sound the trumpet

    Performer: James Bowman and Michael Chance (counter tenors) Performer: The King’s Consort Performer: Robert King (conductor)

    Hyperion CDA66253

  • Image for Jules Massenet

    Jules Massenet Meditation (from Thais)

    Performer: Jose-Luis Garcia (violin) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Paul Tortelier (conductor)

    Virgin Classics 5621822

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin The maiden's wish (6 Polish songs S480, trans. Liszt)

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

    Decca 478 3206

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Symphony no. 30 in C major H.1.30 (Alleluja)

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    L’oiseau lyre 430 082-2

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Organ concerto in F major "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale" Mvt iii - Allegro

    Performer: Nicholas Parle (organ) Performer: London Baroque Performer: Charles Medlam (director)

    EMI CDC 7 49799 2

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Ballade

    Performer: Kathryn Stott (piano)

    Conifer 75605 51755 2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Clarinet Concerto (K.622) in A major: 3rd movement; Rondo

    Performer: Gervase de Peyer (clarinet) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Peter Maag (conductor)

    Decca 4337622

  • Image for Lope de Vega/Anon

    Lope de Vega/Anon Lamento de Belisa

    Performer: Monserrat Figueras (soprano) Performer: Hesperion XX Performer: Jordi Savall (director)

    Astrée E 8729

  • Image for Léon Jessel

    Léon Jessel Parade of the Tin Soldiers

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

    Hyperion CDA66998

  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt Valse Impromptu

    Performer: Jorge Bolet (piano)

    Decca 467 801-2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Cosi fan tutte: Come scoglio

    Performer: Sena Jurinac (soprano) Performer: Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra Performer: Fritz Busch (conductor)

    EMI CDH 7 63199 2

  • Image for Bedrich Smetana

    Bedrich Smetana Ma Vlast: Vltava

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

    Supraphon 11 0957-2

  • Image for Béla Bartók

    Béla Bartók Romanian folk dances (Sz.68)

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    DG 445 541-2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata 201 Geschwinde, ihr wirbelnden Winde: opening chorus

    Performer: The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Choir Performer: Ton Koopman (director)

    Erato 0630-15562-2

  • Image for John Dowland

    John Dowland Lachrimae pavan

    Performer: Nigel North (lute)

    Arcana A 36

  • Image for Francis Poulenc

    Francis Poulenc Sinfonietta: mvt ii – molto vivace

    Performer: Orchestra National de France Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    Decca 452 665-2

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Lieder ohne Worte - book 5 (Op.62), no.6; Fruhlingslied in A major (Spring song)

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim (piano)

    DG 4530612

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Spring Symphony: Driving boy

    Performer: Elizabeth Gale (soprano) Performer: The Southend boys choir Performer: London Symphony Orchestra and chorus Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    Chandos CHAN 8855

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Violin Concerto: Finale

    Performer: Zino Francescatti (violin) Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    Sony SB2K 63260

  • Image for [traditional]

    [traditional] Tarantella

    Arranger: Michael Baker Performer: Aquarelle Guitar Quartet

    Chandos CHAN 10609

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Im Abendrot (4 last songs)

    Performer: Sena Jurinac (Soprano) Performer: Stockholm Philarmonic Orchestra Performer: Fritz Busch (conductor)

    EMI CDH 7 63199 2


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