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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 24 October 2012

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the next instalment of Peter Donohoe's 50 Great Pianists at 8:30 and Piano Your Call as part of Piano Season on the BBC.

Music Played

23 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Octet in F D.803 third movement, Allegro Vivace

    Performer: Gaudier Ensemble

    ASV CD DCA 694

  • Image for Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina Sanctus and Benedictus from Missa Brevis

    Performer: Tallis Scholars Performer: Peter Philips (conductor)


  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Corrente from first Keyboard Partita

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    SONY 88697443612

  • Image for Joaquín Rodrigo

    Joaquín Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez, second movement

    Performer: Pepe Romero (guitar) Performer: Academy of St.Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner

    PHILIPS 432 581-2

  • Image for Georges Bizet

    Georges Bizet Farandole from L'Arlesienne Suite no.2

    Performer: Montreal Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    DECCA 466 421-2

  • Image for Sir Edward Elgar

    Sir Edward Elgar Salut d'Amour

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


  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Introduction to the final scene of Capriccio

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell (horn) Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

    DECCA 475 7463

  • Image for Claudio Monteverdi

    Claudio Monteverdi Chiome d'oro

    Performer: Nuria Rial (soprano) Performer: L'Arpeggiata Performer: Christina Pluhar (director)

    VIRGIN 509993614024

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn The Hebrides

    Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Sir John Barbirolli

    EMI CDM 641382

  • Image for Domenico Scarlatti

    Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in D minor K.9

    Performer: Anne Queffelec (piano)

    WARNER APEX 09274 43532

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Il Tabarro: Ma chi lascia il sobborgo vuol tornard

    Performer: Mirella Freni (Giogetta) Performer: Giuseppe Giacomini (Luigi) Performer: Gloria Scalchi (La Frugoa – the Ferret!) Performer: Franco de Grandis (Il Talpa – the Mole!) Performer: Orchestra of del Maggio Musicale Florentino Performer: Bruno Bartoletti (conductor)

    DECCA 436 2612

  • Image for Dmitri Shostakovich

    Dmitri Shostakovich Scherzo from Pirogov op.76a

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    DECCA 460 792-2

  • Image for Fritz Kreisler

    Fritz Kreisler Praeludium and Allegro

    Performer: Tasmin Little (violin) Performer: John Lenehan (piano)

    BIS CD 1744

  • Image for Jean Françaix

    Jean Françaix Scherzo from Octet 'A huit'

    Performer: Charis-Ensemble

    MD+G L 3300

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel How silently, how slyly

    Performer: Janet Baker (mezzo soprano - Caesar) Performer: Orchestra of English National Opera Performer: Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    EMI CDM 7637242

  • Image for Morton Gould

    Morton Gould Pavanne (from American Symphonette no.2)

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

    HYPERION CDA 67067

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Piano Sonata in Eb major, third movement, Presto (finale)

    Performer: Rafal Blechacz (piano)

    DG 477 7453

  • Image for Sir Edward Elgar

    Sir Edward Elgar Severn Suite op.87 'Coda'

    Performer: The Williams Fairey Band

    CHANDOS 4547

  • Image for Carl Nielsen

    Carl Nielsen Intermezzo from Little Suite for Strings op.1

    Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra Performer: Iona Brown (director)

    EMI 268161-2

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Pizzicato Polka

    Performer: The Johann Strauss Orchestra Performer: Christopher Warren-Green (conductor)


  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt Transcendental Study No 10 in F minor

    Performer: Lazar Berman

    Melodiya MEL CD 10 00748

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for 2 Mandolines in G RV.532 first movement

    Performer: Giovanni Scaramuzzino (mandoline) Performer: Sonia Maurer (mandoline) Performer: Europa Galante Performer: Fabio Biondi (director)

    VIRGIN 545527-2

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns

    Camille Saint-Saëns Marche militaire fancaise from suite Algerienne op.60

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi



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