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Friday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 07 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 Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Overture in D major, D.556

    Performer: Prague Sinfonia Performer: Christian Benda (conductor)

    NAXOS 8.570329

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Dopo notte from Ariodante - Act 3, sc.8

    Performer: Sarah Connolly (mezzo) Performer: The Symphony of Harmony and Invention Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    CORO COR16025

  • Image for Léo Delibes

    Léo Delibes Prelude and Mazurka from Coppelia suite

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    DG 459 445-2

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Rondo (3rd mvt) of "Pathetique" Sonata no.8 in C minor, Op.13

    Performer: Steven Osborne (piano)

    HYPERION CDA 67662

  • Image for Gustav Holst

    Gustav Holst Mercury, the Winged Messenger from The Planets Op.32

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink (conductor)

    PHILIPS 420 8932

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Adagio (3rd mvmt) of "Gran Partita" Serenade in B flat for13 winds, K.361

    Performer: Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble

    EMI 50999 457524 2

  • Image for John Dowland

    John Dowland My Lady Hunsdon's Puffe

    Performer: Nigel North (lute)

    NAXOS 8.556586

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Roses from the South waltz Op.388 from "Das Spitzentuch der Königin"

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Willi Boskovsky (conductor)

    DECCA 417 7062

  • Image for Ottorino Respighi

    Ottorino Respighi Preludio (Allegro moderato) from Gli Uccelli (The birds)

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    HMV 5 743692

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann The Two Grenadiers from Romances and Ballads Op.49 no.1

    Performer: Bryn Terfel (baritone) Performer: Malcolm Martineau (piano)

    DG 447 042 2

  • Image for Luigi Boccherini

    Luigi Boccherini "La ritirata di Madrid" variations: 4th mvmt of Guitar Quintet in G, Op.453

    Performer: Zoltan Tokos (guitar) Performer: Gyorgy Eder (cello) Performer: Danubius Quartet

    NAXOS 8.558178

  • Image for Manuel de Falla

    Manuel de Falla Ritual Fire Dance from El Amor brujo

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    CBS CD44721

  • Image for Domenico Scarlatti

    Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in D, Kk.430

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    Virgin 50999 6420160 3

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Va Pensiero - Chorus of Hebrew Slaves from Nabucco

    Performer: Chorus & Orchestra of Opera North Performer: David Parry (conductor)


  • Image for Jaromír Weinberger

    Jaromír Weinberger Polka from Svanda the Bagpiper

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

    SONY SBK 63053

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Passepied from Suite Bergamasque

    Performer: Angela Hewitt (piano)

    HYPERION CDA 67898

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach "Bereite dich Zion" from Christmas Oratorio, BWV.248

    Performer: Angelika Kirschlager (mezzo) Performer: Venice Baroque Orchestra Performer: Andrea Marcon (conductor)

    SONY SK 89924

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony no.8 - 1st mvt

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras

    HYPERION CDS 443015

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn On Wings of Song from Six Songs Op.34 no.2

    Arranger: Paul Cassidy Performer: Brodsky Quartet

    CHANDOS CHAN 10708

  • Image for Scott Joplin

    Scott Joplin Magnetic Rag

    Performer: Joshua Rifkin (piano)

    Elektra Nonesuch 7559-79159-2

  • Image for Leopold Mozart

    Leopold Mozart Cassation in G "Toy Symphony" - 1st movement

    Performer: Orchestra of St John’s Performer: John Lubbock (conductor)

    Sanctuary CD RSN 3072

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann Adagio and Allegro in A flat major for horn and piano, Op.70

    Performer: Wolfgang Tomboeck (Vienna horn) Performer: Madoka Inui (piano)

    NAXOS 8.557471

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Sinfonia from Cantata "Ich liebe den Hochsten von ganzem Gemute",BWV.174

    Performer: Accademia Bizantina Performer: Ottavio Dantone

    Decca 478 2718


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