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Saturday - Clemency Burton-Hill

2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 09 March 2013

Clemency Burton-Hill 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

15 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Fantasie Impromptu

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    VIRGIN 4578452

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Morgenblätter Op. 279 (Morning Papers)

    Performer: Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Willi Boskovsky

    EMI CDC7490962

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Divertimento in B flat major K.439b No. 4: I. Allegro

    Performer: Stadler trio

    PHILIPS 4461062

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Hebrew Slaves Chorus from Nabucca

    Performer: Chorus and Orchestra of La Scala, Milan Performer: Conducted by Claudio Abbado


  • Image for Sebastian Knüpfer

    Sebastian Knüpfer Mein Gott, betrübt ist meine Seele

    Performer: Chamber Choir Josquin des Prez, Ludwig Bohme

    Carus 83342

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven I: Allegro Con Brio from Symphony No 3 'Eroica'

    Performer: The Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt

    TELDEC 2292464522

  • Image for Percy Grainger

    Percy Grainger In Dahomey Way (Cakewalk Smasher)

    Performer: Penelope Thwaites (piano)

    CHANDOS 1063819

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude & Fugue in D minor

    Performer: Roger Woodward


  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn The Creation: Heavens are telling

    Performer: Sandrine Piau (soprano) Performer: Mark Padmore (tenor) Performer: Neal Davies (bass) Performer: Gabrieli Consort & players Performer: Conducted by Paul McCreesh

    ARCHIV 4777361

  • Image for Manuel de Falla

    Manuel de Falla Ritual Fire Dance

    Performer: Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Eduardo Mata

    DORIAN DOR90210

  • Image for Samuel Barber

    Samuel Barber II. Andante from Concerto for Violin and Orchestra Op. 14

    Performer: Kyoto Takezawa (violin) Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Leonard Slatkin

    RCA 09026682832

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi I. Allegro from L'estro Armonico Op 3`8

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy and Daniel Stabrawa (violins) Performer: Members of the Berlin Philharmonic

    EMI 5576660

  • Image for Gustav Mahler

    Gustav Mahler IV. Adagietto from Symphony 5

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Riccardo Chailly

    DECCA 4588602

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Sound an Alarm from Judas Maccabaeus

    Performer: Guy de Mey (Judas Maccabaeus) Performer: UC Berkeley Chamber Chorus Performer: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Performer: Nicholas McGegan


  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt Soirees de Vienne no. 6 in A minor

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz (piano)

    DG 4277722


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