iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for Baroque Spring: Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Baroque Spring: Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 04 March 2013

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season. We commence the Breakfast Forty-Eight - a daily morning dose of the 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier. As part of Breakfast's Musical Map of Britain, running throughout 2013, Breakfast will be asking listeners to highlight Baroque connections to their area of the UK.
BBC Radio 3's Baroque Spring is a month long season of music, drama and comedy dedicated to shedding new light on the Baroque era.

Music Played

25 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Sir Granville Bantock
    00:01

    Sir Granville Bantock Hamabdil (Hebrew Melody)

    Performer: Paul Watkins Performer: Huw Watkins

    Chandos CHAN 10741

  • Image for Engelbert Humperdinck
    00:06

    Engelbert Humperdinck Sleeping Beauty: Prelude

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Performer: Karl Anton Rickenbacher

    Virgin Classics 50999 628584 2 7

  • Image for Francisco Escalada
    00:16

    Francisco Escalada Villancico: Canten dos jiguerillos

    Performer: The Harp Consort Performer: Andrew Lawrence-King, director

    Harmonia Mundi HMU907293

  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams
    00:18

    Ralph Vaughan Williams The Wasps - Aristophanic suite [1909], no.1; Overture

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: James Judd

    Naxos 8 572304

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    00:33

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni Overture

    Performer: Norwegian National Opera Orchestra Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini, conductor

    Naive OP30479

  • Image for Hugo Wolf
    00:39

    Hugo Wolf Italian Serenade

    Performer: Signum Quartet

    Capriccio C5064

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns
    00:47

    Camille Saint-Saëns Bacchanale (from Samson et Delila)

    Performer: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Performer: Lorin Maazel

    Sony Classical SK 53979

  • Image for George Frideric Handel
    00:55

    George Frideric Handel Esther: Chorus: He comes, He comes to end our woes

    Performer: Dunedin Consort Performer: John Butt, Director

    Linn CKD 397

  • Image for Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev
    01:01

    Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet Suite 1: The Arrival of the Guests: Minuet

    Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton

    BIS BISSACD1301

  • Image for Max Bruch
    01:06

    Max Bruch Concerto for violin and orchestra no. 1 (Op.26) in G minor, third movement; Finale

    Performer: Nikolaj Znaider Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Lawrence Foster, conductor

    EMI Classics 556 9062

  • Image for Claude Debussy
    01:14

    Claude Debussy Mazurka

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa

    BIS CD 1405

  • Image for Johannes Brahms
    01:17

    Johannes Brahms Serenade no. 2 (Op.16) in A major, fifth movement; Rondo

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink

    Philips 442 068-2

  • Image for Percy Grainger
    01:24

    Percy Grainger The Beaches of Lukannon

    Performer: Polyphony Performer: Stephen Layton

    Hyperion CDA66863

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns
    01:28

    Camille Saint-Saëns The Carnival of the Animals: the Elephant

    Performer: Gerard Soufflard, double bass Performer: Guher and Suher Pekinel, pianos

    Apex 2564 62125-2

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi
    01:33

    Antonio Vivaldi Gloria RV 589 in D major: Gloria

    Performer: Arnold Schoenberg Chor Performer: Concentus musicus Wien Performer: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

    Teldec 9031769892

  • Image for Franz Danzi
    01:36

    Franz Danzi Wind Quintet in A minor Op 68 no 1 fourth (final) movement: Polacca

    Performer: Michael Thompson Wind Quintet

    Naxos 8.554694

  • Image for Hugo Alfvén
    01:41

    Hugo Alfvén Elegy from Gustav II Adolf Suite Op 49

    Performer: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi

    Bis CD147880

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    01:47

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Horn concerto no 4 in E flat K.495 third (final) movement: Rondo

    Performer: Alessio Allegrini, horn Performer: Orchestra Mozart Performer: Claudio Abbado

    DG 477 8083

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    01:51

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and fugue; Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no. 1 (BWV.846) in C major

    Performer: Glenn Gould

    Sony Classical SM2K 52600

  • Image for Jules Massenet
    01:56

    Jules Massenet Le Cid Ballet Suite: Madriliene

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

    Brilliant Classics 94355

  • Image for Christoph Willibald Gluck
    02:03

    Christoph Willibald Gluck Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts, Act 3 sc.1; Che faro senza Euridice

    Performer: Michael Chance Performer: Tafelmusik Performer: Frieder Bernius

    Sony Classical SX2K 48040

  • Image for Gerald Finzi
    02:05

    Gerald Finzi Romance for string orchestra (op.11)

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner

    Decca 468 807-2

  • Image for Joseph Haydn
    02:20

    Joseph Haydn Piano Sonata No 43 in A flat major

    Performer: Rondo: Presto Performer: Marc-André Hamelin, piano

    Hyperion CDA 67554

  • Image for Aram Khachaturian
    02:21

    Aram Khachaturian Spartacus - suite no.1, Dance of Gaditanae (maidens) - victory of Spartacus

    Performer: Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra Performer: Alexander Lazarev

    Apex 8573 89237 2

  • Image for Richard Strauss
    02:27

    Richard Strauss 4 Lieder (Op.27) [1894], no.4; Morgen

    Performer: Kiri Te Kanawa Performer: Georg Solti, piano

    Decca 430 511-2

Broadcasts

Best of British on BBC Playlister

bob-promo.jpg

Experience classic British works from Elgar, Purcell & more… Listen in Spotify now

Free downloads

  1. Image for Breakfast Show Specialist Classical Chart

    Breakfast Show Specialist Classical Chart

    Tracks from the top CDs in this week’s Specialist Classical Chart. Clemency Burton-Hill and Petroc…

  2. Image for Spirit of Schubert

    Spirit of Schubert

    BBC Radio 3 tells you everything you need to know about Franz Schubert. These free downloads will…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.