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Baroque Spring: Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 05 March 2013

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season. Featuring 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

26 items
  • Image for Manuel de Falla

    Manuel de Falla El Amor Brujo – Ritual Fire Dance

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: García Navarro (conductor)

    DG 4291812

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Rêverie

    Performer: Anne Queffélec (piano)


  • Image for Charles Avison

    Charles Avison Concerto No.6 in D major – second movement, Con Furia

    Performer: Café Zimmermann


  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Piano Trio No.1 in B major Op.8 – second movement

    Performer: Nicholas Angelich (piano) Performer: Renaud Capuçon (violin) Performer: Gautier Capuçon (cello)

    VIRGIN 5456532

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Le nozze di Figaro – Overture

    Performer: La Cetra Barockorchester Basel Performer: Andrea Marcon (conductor)

    DG 4779445

  • Image for William Byrd

    William Byrd Kyrie (from Mass for 4 Voices)

    Performer: The Tallis Scholars Performer: Peter Phillips (conductor)


  • Image for Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

    Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Montagues and Capulets (Romeo and Juliet Suite No.2)

    Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton (conductor)

    BIS SACD1301

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Komm o Schlaf, und lass mein Leid (Germanicus)

    Performer: Nuria Rial (soprano, Agrippina) Performer: Kammerorchester Basel

    SONY 88697922562

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Vocalise Op.34 No.14

    Performer: Sydney Symphony Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Askenazy (conductor)

    EXTON EXCL-0018

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann Fantasiestucke Op.12 No.2

    Performer: Imogen Cooper (piano)


  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Die Forelle D550

    Performer: Matthias Goerne (baritone) Performer: Andreas Haefliger (piano)


  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Symphony No.8 in G major Op.88 – third movement Scherzo

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor)

    EMI CDC7499482

  • Image for Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Jean-Philippe Rameau Les Trois Mains (from Suite in A)

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    HMC 901754

  • Image for Georges Bizet

    Georges Bizet Farandole from L'Arlesienne Suite No.2

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 4716272

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata in C, KV204 (385c) – first movement

    Performer: Rachel Podger (violin) Performer: Gary Cooper (fortepiano)


  • Image for Sir Malcolm Arnold

    Sir Malcolm Arnold 4 Cornish Dances for orchestra – No.1 Vivace

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Malcolm Arnold (conductor)


  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Opening Chorus 'Herr, unser Herrscher' (St John Passion, Part 1)

    Performer: Polyphony Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Stephen Layton (conductor)

    HYPERION CDA67901/2

  • Image for Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov

    Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov Meditation in D major Op.32

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip (violin) Performer: Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana Performer: Alexander Vedernikov (conductor)


  • Image for Peter Philips

    Peter Philips Jubilate Deo omnis terra

    Performer: The Choir of Royal Holloway Performer: The English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble Performer: Rupert Gough (conductor)


  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Études Op.25 No.3 in F major

    Performer: Lang Lang (piano)

    SONY 88725449602

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Am stillen Herd (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg)

    Performer: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) Performer: Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin Performer: Donald Runnicles (conductor)

    DECCA 4785189

  • Image for Sir Richard Rodney Bennett

    Sir Richard Rodney Bennett Partita for orchestra - Finale

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)


  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and Fugue in C minor BWV847

    Performer: Richard Egarr (harpsichord)


  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet No. 16 in F major, Op. 135 – third movement, Vivace

    Performer: Quartetto Italiano

    PHILIPS 4260502

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Aria 'Se l'acquisto di quell Soglio' (La verita in cimento)

    Performer: Nathalie Stutzmann (alto) Performer: Ensemble Matheus Performer: Jean-Christophe Spinosi (conductor)

    NAIVE V5294

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto in D major Op.77 – third movement

    Performer: Christian Tetzlaff (violin) Performer: Danish National Symphony Orchestra Performer: Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)

    VIRGIN 5021092


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