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Friday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents great pieces, great performances and a few surprises, including a Winter Waltz at 8.00am.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Jean Sibelius

    Suite: Scènes historiques 1, Op.25 – All'overturea

    Performer: Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leif Segerstam

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9483.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Triana from Iberia – book 2

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA674 767.
  • Henry Purcell


    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Benjamin Britten

    • LONDON 425 160 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    An die musik D547

    Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone) Performer: Gerald Moore (piano)

    • DG 437 226-2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No.4

    Orchestrator: Paul Juon Performer: Danubia Orchestra Obuda Performer: Domonkos Heja

    • WCJ 2564 29284 9.
  • James Rhodes

    Pour les degrees chromatiques from Etudes book 2

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa (piano)

    • BIS CD 1655.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto grosso No.4 in D major

    Performer: Ensemble 415 Performer: Chiara Banchini & Jesper Christensen

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901406.07.
  • Roger Quilter

    Now sleeps the crimson petal

    Performer: Felicity Lott (soprano) Performer: Graham Johnson (piano)

    • ASV GLD 4003.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Silken Ladder - overture

    Performer: Montreal Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit

    • DECCA 433 074-2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Hallelujah Chorus

    Performer: Desperadoes Steel Orchestra Performer: Trevor Valentine

    • EMI CDZ 573 5022.
  • Bernard Herrmann

    Currier & Ives Suite

    Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: James Sedares

    • KOCH 372242.
  • Toru Takemitsu

    Day Signal

    Performer: London Sinfonietta Performer: Oliver Knussen

    • DG 453 495 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata for piano and violin in C major K303

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida (piano) Performer: Mark Steinberg (violin)

    • PHILIPS 475 6200.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata BWV "Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn – duet

    Performer: Ruth Holton (soprano) Performer: Claudia Schubert (alto) Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner

    • SIGNUM SDG 117.
  • Henry Charles Litolff

    Scherzo from Concerto Symphonique No.4

    Performer: Christina Ortiz (piano) Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Moshe Atzmon

    • DECCA 414 348 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Elegia from Miniatures Op.75a

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Iván Fischer

    • PHILIPS 464 647 2.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Anima mia, perdona

    Performer: I Fagiolini/Robert Hollingworth

    • CHANDOS CHAN 0730.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Paris Concerto 3 for string and continuo RV 119

    Performer: La Serenissima Performer: Adrian Chandler

    • AVIE AV 2178.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    From far, from eve and morning from On Wenlock Edge

    Performer: Philip Langridge (tenor); Howard Shelley (piano); Britten Quartet

    • EMI 585155 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in B flat major BWV 866

    Performer: Angela Hewitt (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA 677414.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Concerto in E flat for chamber orchestra "Dumbarton Oaks"

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 419 628 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Polonaise from Swan Lake

    Performer: Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre Performer: Valery Gergiev

    • DECCA 475 7669.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Three Fantastic Dances

    Performer: Kathryn Stott (piano)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 10493.
  • William Byrd

    Fantasia in 6 parts (VdGS no.3)

    Performer: Fretwork

    • VIRGIN VC790795-2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Genoveva Overture

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra/Riccardo Chailly

    • DECCA 475 835 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Als Luise KV520

    Performer: Barbara Schlick (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Tini Mathot (fortepiano)

    • ERA 2292 45645-2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio Hob 15:21 in C major

    Performer: Beaux Arts Trio

    • PHILIPS 454 098 2.
  • Ivor Gurney

    When I was one and twenty

    Performer: James Gilchrist (tenor) Performer: Anna Tilbrook (piano)

    • LINN CKD 296.


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