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Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 31 December 2012

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

Music Played

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

    Michael Torke Javelin for orchestra

    Performer: Boston Pops Orchestra Performer: John Williams

    Sony Classical SK 62622

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Sarabande from Pour le piano

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet [piano]

    Chandos CHAN 10743(5)

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for violin and orchestra (RV.297) (Op.8`4) "L'Inverno"

    Performer: Duilio Galfetti [violin] Performer: I Barocchisti Performer: Diego Fasolis [conductor]

    Claves CD 50-2204

  • Image for Eric Whitacre

    Eric Whitacre Sleep

    Performer: Polyphony Performer: Stephen Layton

    Hyperion CDA 67543

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Presto from Water Music Suite 1 HWV 348

    Performer: Le Concert Spirituel Performer: Herve Niquet

    Glossa GCD 921606

  • Image for Emil von Sauer

    Emil von Sauer Piano Concerto No.1 in E minor (third movement)

    Performer: Stephen Hough (piano) Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Lawrence Foster (conductor)


  • Image for Leonard Bernstein

    Leonard Bernstein Times Square 1944 from On the Town

    Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin

    EMI 6 48645 2 5

  • Image for Howard Skempton

    Howard Skempton Well, well, Cornelius

    Performer: John Tilbury [piano]

    Sony SK 66482

  • Image for Robert Farnon

    Robert Farnon Jumping Bean

    Performer: The New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp [conductor]

    Hyperion CDS 44261

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Third movement from Concerto in E minor Op.64 for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova [violin] Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Vladimir Jurowski [conductor]

    Hyperion CDA 67795

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Messiah – For unto us a child is born

    Performer: Black Dyke Band and Halifax Choral Society Performer: John Pryce-Jones

    Doyen DOY CD110

  • Image for John Blackwood McEwen

    John Blackwood McEwen A Solway Symphony: Third movement, "The Sou-west Wind"

    Performer: The London Philharmonic Performer: Alasdair Mitchell, conductor


  • Image for Bedrich Smetana

    Bedrich Smetana Polka Op 7`3

    Performer: Andras Schiff [piano]

    WCJ 2564 69175

  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Ralph Vaughan Williams The Old Hundredth psalm tune (All people that on earth do dwell)

    Performer: Choir of Winchester Cathedral Performer: Waynflete Singers Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: David Hill [conductor]

    Argo 436 120-2

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert An die Musik (D.547)

    Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau Performer: Gerald Moore [piano]

    DG 477 8999

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No 5 – Final movement - Allegro

    Performer: West Eastern Divan Orchestera Performer: Daniel Barenboim

    Decca 478 3821

  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Serenade for string orchestra (Op.48) in C major, second movement; Waltz

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Eric Batiz

    RPO CDRPO 5006

  • Image for Marc-André Hamelin

    Marc-André Hamelin Etude no. 1 in A minor (Triple etude, after Chopin)

    Performer: Marc Andre Hamelin [piano]

    Hyperion CDA 67789

  • Image for Sir Malcolm Arnold

    Sir Malcolm Arnold Scottish Dances Op 59

    Performer: Movement 1 – Pesante Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Malcolm Arnold

    Lyrita SRCD 201

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Eternal source of light - birthday ode for Queen Anne, Eternal source of light

    Performer: Elin Manahan Thomas Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Harry Christophers

    Heliodor 476 5970

  • Image for Sir Edward Elgar

    Sir Edward Elgar Fantasia and fugue in C minor (BWV.537) orchestra Elgar [original for organ]

    Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Mark Elder [conductor]

    Halle CDHLL

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach BWV 28 Singet dem Herr nein neues Lied! Second movement - Nun lob', mein Seel', den Herren

    Performer: Monteverdi Choir Performer: English Baroque Solists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner

    SDG 137

  • Image for Frank Bridge

    Frank Bridge Sir Roger de Coverley - Christmas dance [1922] version for string orchestra

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Performer: Richard Hickox

    Chandos CHAN 10729(6)


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