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Saturday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 25 February 2012

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including a Scherzo for piano by Chopin played by Evgeny Kissin (No. 2 Op. 31), Shostakovich's Festival Overture performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Ashkenazy, and violinist Gil Shaham and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra perform Svendsen's Romance in G major.

Music Played

18 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn
    00:03

    Felix Mendelssohn Song without words, "Jagerlied", Op.19, no.3

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    SONY CLASSICAL SK66511

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak
    00:05

    Antonin Dvorak 3rd mvt from Symphony No.8 in G major, Op.88 (Allegretto grazioso – Molto vivace)

    Performer: Berliner Philharmoniker Performer: Rafael Kubelik (conductor)

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 477 8168

  • Image for Gustav Holst
    00:13

    Gustav Holst Come to me (from 5 part-songs, Op.12'5)

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus Performer: Simon Halsey (conductor)

    CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE 3614992

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi
    00:18

    Antonio Vivaldi 'Paris' Concerto 11 for strings & continuo in G, RV.150

    Performer: La Serenissima Performer: Adrian Chandler (director)

    AVIE AV2218

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin
    00:23

    Frédéric Chopin Scherzo No.2, Op.31 in B-Flat Minor

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin (piano)

    RCA RED SEAL 88697625302

  • Image for Joseph Haydn
    00:34

    Joseph Haydn Minuet & Trio from String Quartet in F major, Op.74, No.2

    Performer: Takacs Quartet

    HYPERION CDA67781

  • Image for Bedrich Smetana
    00:38

    Bedrich Smetana Ma Vlast – Vltava

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Paavo Berglund (conductor)

    EMI CLASSICS EMI CZS5686492

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns
    00:50

    Camille Saint-Saëns Gavotte & final from Septet for piano, trumpet, 2 violins, viola, cello & double-bass, op.

    Performer: Frank Braley (piano) Performer: David Guerrier (trumpet) Performer: Renaud Capucon (violin) Performer: Esther Hoppe (violin) Performer: Beatrice Muthelet (viola) Performer: Gautier Capucon (cello) Performer: Janne Saksala (double-bass)

    VIRGIN CLASSICS 5456032

  • Image for John Dowland
    00:54

    John Dowland Come again, sweet love, P.60 (version by Nigel North)

    Performer: Nigel North (lute)

    NAXOS 8.570284

  • Image for Leopold Godowsky
    00:57

    Leopold Godowsky Alt Wien

    Performer: Alexandra Soumm (violin) Performer: Plamena Mangova (piano)

    BBC Recording

  • Image for Dmitri Shostakovich
    01:04

    Dmitri Shostakovich Festival Overture

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

    DECCA 4367622

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    01:10

    Johann Sebastian Bach Aria 'Ein ungefarbt Gemute' BWV24 (Cantata No.24)

    Performer: Robin Blaze (counter-tenor) Performer: Bach Collegium Japan Performer: Masaaki Suzuki (conductor)

    BIS CD931BIS

  • Image for Johan Severin Svendsen
    01:15

    Johan Severin Svendsen Romance in G major, Op.26

    Performer: Gil Shaham (violin) Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 4499232

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven
    01:23

    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata No.24 in F sharp major, Op.78

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim (piano)

    EMI CLASSICS 5 72912 2

  • YOur Call - Martin Drake

    • Image for Tchaikovsky
      01:34

      Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5: Finale

      Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Giuseppe Sinopoli (conductor)

      DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 4375422

  • Image for Gerald Finzi
    01:47

    Gerald Finzi To Lizbie Browne (from Earth and Air and Rain, op.15)

    Performer: Jonathan Lemalu (bass-baritone) Performer: Roger Vignoles (piano)

    EMI 5752032

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    01:52

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Serenade in D, K.320 „Posthorn" – 6. Minuet & 2 Trios

    Performer: Johannes Ritzkowsky (posthorn) Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    SONY CLASSICAL 82876852432

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov
    01:54

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Prelude No.8 in A minor 'Vivo'

    Performer: Dmitri Alexeev (piano)

    VIRGIN CLASSICS 50999 0963752 8

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