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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 06 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

25 items
  • Image for Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

    Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov The Flight of the Bumblebee from The Tale of the Tsar Sultan

    Performer: Seattle Symphony Performer: Gerard Schwarz (conductor)

    NAXOS 8.572693

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn 'The Emperor's Hymn' Quartet Op.76 No.3 'Emperor' - 3rd movement

    Performer: The Parley of Instruments


  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5 in E minor Op.64 – 3rd movement Waltz

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Daniele Gatti (conductor)


  • Image for MOZART compl. Süssmayer

    MOZART compl. Süssmayer Requiem K.626 – Lacrimosa

    Performer: London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    LSO LIVE LSO0127

  • Image for Dmitri Shostakovich

    Dmitri Shostakovich Folk Festival from Five Pieces from The Gadfly Op.97

    Performer: Lawrence Power (viola) Performer: Simon Crawford-Philips (piano)


  • Image for Jan Křtitel Jiři Neruda

    Jan Křtitel Jiři Neruda Trumpet Concerto in E flat – 2nd movement Largo

    Performer: Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet) Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

    SIMAX PSC1292

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No.2

    Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: James Judd (conductor)

    NAXOS 8.557273

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Klavierstücke D.946 No.3

    Performer: Paul Lewis (piano)


  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in B minor for 4 violins Op.3 No.10 RV.580

    Performer: Apollo’s Fire (The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra) Performer: Jeanette Sorrell (conductor)

    AVIE AV2211

  • Image for Paul Desmond

    Paul Desmond Take Five

    Performer: Dave Brubeck Quartet

    SONY CK65122

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude from Suite No.1 in G major, BWV.1007

    Performer: Richard Tunnicliffe (cello)

    LINN CKD396

  • Image for Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Johann Nepomuk Hummel Piano Quintet in E flat Op.87 – Finale

    Performer: Schubert Ensemble

    HELIOS CDH88010

  • Image for Jonathan Harvey

    Jonathan Harvey The Angels

    Performer: Latvian Radio Choir Performer: Kaspar Putnins (director)


  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns

    Camille Saint-Saëns Symphony No.3 in C minor, Op.78 – Finale

    Performer: Simon Preston (organ) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    DG 4196172

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Hungarian Dance No.12 in D minor

    Performer: Oscar Shumsky (violin) Performer: Frank Maus (piano)

    NIMBUS NI2552

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Saint Nicholas – The birth of Nicolas

    Performer: Allan Clayton (tenor) Performer: Boys of the Temple Church Choir Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Stephen Layton (conductor)


  • Image for Gioachino Rossini

    Gioachino Rossini La Gazza Ladra – Overture

    Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 4316532

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Aria 'Lascia ch'io pianga' from Rinaldo

    Performer: Daniele de Niese (soprano) Performer: Les Arts Florissants Performer: William Christie (conductor)

    DECCA 4758746

  • Image for Brubeck

    Brubeck Thank You from Jazz Excursions to Eurasia

    Performer: Dave Brubeck (piano)

    COLUMBIA 4712492

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Fugue, BWV.850

    Arranger: Niall Keatley Performer: Onyx Brass


  • Image for Percy Grainger

    Percy Grainger A Lincolnshire posy - The lost lady found

    Performer: RNCM Wind Band Performer: Timothy Reynish (conductor)


  • Image for Anon.

    Anon. Anon. - Nicholai presulis

    Performer: Anonymous 4

    HARMONIA MUNDI HMU907232, Tr.9

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64 – 3rd movement, Finale

    Performer: Daniel Hope (violin) Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

    DG 4776634

  • Image for SCHUBERT transc. LISZT

    SCHUBERT transc. LISZT Auf dem Wasser zu singen

    Performer: Jorge Bolet (piano)

    DECCA 4678012

  • Image for Jonathan Harvey

    Jonathan Harvey Mortuos Plango, Vivos Voco

    Performer: Tenor bell at Winchester Cathedral Performer: Dominic Harvey (treble)

    Recovery / Discovery SAM0801


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