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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents music to discover, rediscover and lift the spirits.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Leonard Bernstein

    Candide Overture

    Performer: Saint Louis SO Performer: Leonard Slatkin

    • EMI 06626.
  • William Byrd

    The Eighte Pavian

    Performer: Terence Charlston (harpsichord)

    • DEUX-ELLES1136.
  • Percy Grainger - Shallow Brown

    Performer: Monteverdi Choir Performer: English Country Gardiner Orchestra Performer: John Eliot Gardiner

  • Claude Debussy - Marche Ecossaise

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink

  • Robert Schumann - Der Arme Peter

    Performer: Thomas Hampson (baritone) Performer: Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor)

  • Ludwig van Beethoven - Rondo from Piano Concerto No 4 in G

    Performer: Richard Goode (piano) Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fischer (conductor)

  • Johann Sebastian Bach - St Anne Fugue in Eb

    Performer: Christopher Herrick (organ)

  • Giacomo Puccini - Si mi Chiamano Mimi from La boheme

    Performer: Renata Scotto (soprano) Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: James Levine (conductor)

  • Felix Mendelssohn - Ruy Blas

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

  • John Ireland

    The Holy Boy for Violin and Piano

    Performer: Lucy Gould (violin) Performer: Benjamin frith (piano)

    • NAXOS 8570507.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    March in D, K335 No 1

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 416484.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in Eb Op 90/2

    Performer: Alfred Brendel, piano

    • PHILIPS 422237.
  • James Rhodes

    Etude pour Les Octaves

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini (piano)

    • DG471359.
  • Sir David Willcocks

    God rest ye, merry gentlemen

    Performer: BBC Singers with the amateur “Come and Sing” choir Performer: Richard Pearce (organ) Performer: David Hill (conductor)

    • BBC Recording (not commercially available).
  • Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestra Suite No 2 in B Minor, BWV 1068

    Performer: Wilbert Hazelzet (flute) Performer: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra Performer: Ton Koopman (conductor)

  • Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No 1

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

  • Robert Jones - Might I Redeeme myne Errours

    Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: Anthony Rooley (lute)

  • Ludwig van Beethoven - Quartet in F, op14/1

    Performer: Wihan Quartet

  • Darius Milhaud - Scaramouche

    Performer: Claude Delangle (saxophone) Performer: Singapore Symphony Orchestra Performer: Lan Shu (conductor)

  • Prince Markie Dee

    Regina Coeli

    Performer: Brabant Ensemble Performer: Stephen Rice (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67694.
  • Richard Addinsell

    Warsaw Concerto

    Performer: Jean Yves Thibaudet (piano) Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Hugh Wolff (conductor)

    • DECCA 460503.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Caprice in E Minor

    Performer: Tanja Becker-Bender (violin)

    • HYPERION CDA67763.
  • Trad.

    Recercada

    Performer: Pamela Thorby and Ensemble

    • LINN 291.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in F

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 422477.

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