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Saturday - Simon Hoban

2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 31 August 2013

Simon Hoban presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Musical Map of Britain and listener requests.

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Music Played

18 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Amilcare Ponchielli

    Amilcare Ponchielli Dance of the Hours (from La Gioconda)

    Performer: Munich Radio Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Marcello Viotti

    EMI 5574512

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No 1 in E flat

    Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Richard Egarr (director and harpsichord)

    AAM Records AAM001

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No 17 in D minor Op 31/2 "Tempest" – third movement: Allegretto

    Performer: Wilhelm Backhaus (piano) Performer: Decca 4338822

    1952 recording

  • Image for Carl Orff

    Carl Orff Carmina Burana – O Fortuna

    Performer: Highcliffe Junior Choir Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Youth Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Performer: Conducted by Marin Alsop

    NAXOS 8570033

  • Image for Alma Mahler

    Alma Mahler "Die Stille Stadt" (orchestrated by Colin and David Matthews)

    Performer: Iris Vermillion (mezzo) Performer: Concertgebouw, Amsterdam Performer: Conducted by Riccardo Chailly

    DECCA 455 112-2

  • Image for Léo Delibes

    Léo Delibes Coppelia – Act 1: "Mazurka"

    Performer: Orchestre du Théâtre National de L’Opéra de Paris Performer: Conducted by Jean-Baptiste Mari

    EMI CZS7672082

  • Image for Edvard Grieg

    Edvard Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies Op 34 - No 2. "The Last Spring"

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

    EMI CDD 7 64107 2

  • Image for Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina Missa O Magnum Misterium: 2. Gloria

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Directed by Harry Christophers

    CORO 16114

  • Image for Francis Poulenc

    Francis Poulenc Nocturne No 4 in C Minor 'Bel fantome'

    Performer: Piers Lane (piano)


  • Image for Sir William Walton

    Sir William Walton Henry V – A Shakespeare Scenario: Prologue (arranged Christopher Palmer)

    Performer: Christopher Plummer (Narrator) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Choristers of Westminster Cathedral Performer: Conducted by Sir Neville Marriner


  • Image for Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Jean-Philippe Rameau Overture: Platee

    Performer: Les Talens Lyrique conducted by Christophe Rousset

    L’Oiseau Lyre 4552932

  • Image for Deirdre Gribbin

    Deirdre Gribbin Island People – IV "Lovers on Aran"

    Performer: Patricia Rozario (soprano) Performer: Mark OKeeffe (trumpet) Performer: RTE Vanburgh Quartet

    NMC NMC185

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Des Mädchens Klage D191

    Performer: Elly Ameling (soprano) Performer: Graham Johnson (piano)


  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Violin Concerto in C H.VIIa No.1 – Movements 2 and 3: Adagio & Presto

    Performer: Pinchas Zukerman (violin) Performer: Los Angeles Philharmonic

    DECCA 4784213

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini "Chi il bel sogno di Doretta"from La Rondine

    Performer: Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conducted by John Pritchard

    Sony Classical 92605

  • Image for Scott Joplin

    Scott Joplin The Entertainer (arranged Marvin Hamlisch)

    Performer: Marvin Hamlisch Performer: Sound tr from the film “The Sting”

    Premier Soundtr PRDFCD1

  • Image for Alec Templeton

    Alec Templeton Bach Goes To Town - Prelude

    Performer: Piers Lane (piano)


  • Image for Carl Nielsen

    Carl Nielsen Symphony No 4 "Inextinguishable" - fourth movement: Allegro

    Performer: Denmark Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Herbert Blomstedt

    EMI 5654152


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