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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 05 December 2012

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

Featuring the Breakfast Advent Calendar - opening a door every day to reveal winter music and readings chosen by listeners and presenters.

Music Played

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

    Antonin Dvorak Scherzo from Serenade for Strings, Op.22

    Performer: Saito Kinen Orchestra Performer: Seiji Ozawa (conductor)

    PHILIPS 4625942

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A, K.581 – 3rd movement

    Performer: Martin Fröst (clarinet) Performer: Vertavo String Quartet

    BIS SACD1263

  • Image for Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky

    Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky The Hut on Hen's Legs & The Great Gate of Kiev (Pictures at an Exhibition)

    Orchestrator: Ravel Performer: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Mariss Jansons (conductor)

    EMI 5751722

  • Image for Wood

    Wood Hail, gladdening light

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    UCJ 1795732

  • Image for Edvard Grieg

    Edvard Grieg Troldtog (Troll's March) - Lyric Pieces Book 5, Op.54 No.3

    Performer: Peter Katin (piano)


  • Image for Francesco Geminiani

    Francesco Geminiani Concerto grosso No.11 in E major after Corelli

    Performer: Ensemble 415 Performer: Chiara Banchini (director)

    ZZT 040301

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Hungarian Dance No.1 in G minor

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra – Bavarian State Philharmonic Performer: Robin Ticciati (conductor)

    TUDOR 7183

  • Image for Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op.42 - No.2; Scherzo

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov (violin) Performer: Itamar Golan (piano)

    TELDEC 9031773512

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Symphony No.103 in E flat major "Drum Roll" – 4th movement, Finale

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Colin Davis (conductor)

    PHILIPS 4426112

  • Image for Alexander Borodin

    Alexander Borodin Polovtsian March (Prince Igor, Act 3)

    Performer: Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    DECCA 4782122

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Chorus 'Gratias agimus tibi' from B Minor Mass, BWV.232

    Performer: Dunedin Consort Performer: John Butt (director)

    LINN CKD354

  • Image for Pablo de Sarasate

    Pablo de Sarasate Zapateado (Spanish Dances Op.23, No.2)

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

    CBC MVCD1168

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi La Forza Destino – Overture

    Performer: La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Muti (conductor)

    SONY SK68468

  • Image for Eric Coates

    Eric Coates By the sleepy lagoon

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

    WARNER 2564614382

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Strauss

    Johann Sebastian Strauss Aria 'Mein Herr Marquis' from Die Fledermaus

    Performer: Alexandra Kurzak (soprano) Performer: Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana Performer: Omer Meir Wellber (conductor)

    DECCA 4782730

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Berceuse in D flat major, Op.57

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    SONY 88697648232

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.3 in E flat 'Eroica' – 4th movement, Finale

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 4690022

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell Chacony in G minor

    Performer: London Baroque


  • Image for Percy Grainger

    Percy Grainger Molly on the Shore

    Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)


  • Image for Traditional

    Traditional O Come O Come Emmanuel

    Arranger: Paul Hillier Performer: Ars Nova Copenhagen Performer: Paul Hillier (director)


  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Keyboard Concerto No.3 in D major, BWV.1054 – 1st movement

    Performer: Konstantin Lifschitz (piano/director) Performer: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

    ORFEO C828112A

  • Image for Francis Poulenc

    Francis Poulenc Les chemins d'amour

    Performer: Felicity Lott (soprano) Performer: Graham Johnson (piano)

    HELIOS CDH55366

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns

    Camille Saint-Saëns Bacchanale from Samson et Dalila

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)



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