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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Breakfast on Radio 3 with Sara Mohr-Pietsch. Music to discover, rediscover and lift the spirits.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Marche Militaire No. 3 in Eb D 733

    Performer: Ykeda Duo: Tamayo Ikeda + Patrick Zygmanowski (piano duet)

    • Warners 69074.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Symphony No. 6 in C minor: Intermezzo

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Jose Serebrier (conductor)

    • Warners 696270.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Clarinet Quintet in Bb Op 34: Rondo: Allegro giojoso

    Performer: Fabio di Casola (clarinet) Performer: Russian Chamber Philharmonic of St Petersburg Performer: Juri Gilbo

    • Sony 37632.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Prelude Fugue and Riffs

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    • Sony SM3K47162.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Marriage of Figaro: Overture

    Performer: Mozart Ensemble of the Vienna Volksoper

    • Nimbus 5805..
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture to the Marriage of Camacho

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Claus Peter Flor

    • RCA 87905.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Kuenft'ger Zeiten eitler Kummer

    Performer: Carolyn Sampson (soprano) Performer: Stephanie-Marie Degand (violin) Performer: The Kings Consort Performer: Robert King

    • Hyperion 67627.
  • James Rhodes

    Tarantelle Styrienne

    Performer: Jean Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

    • Chandos 10443.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Hippolyte et Aricie: Overture

    Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christophe Rousset

    • l’Oiseau Lyre 455293.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Scala di Seta

    Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 417797.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in C minor Op 13 "Pathetique": Adagio cantabile

    Performer: Martin Roscoe (piano)

    • Deux-Elles 1161.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Serenade in D minor Op 44: Finale

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

    • Philips 4000202.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue No. 5 in D

    Arranger: Loussier Performer: Jaques Loussier Trio

    • Decca 157561.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    l'Ascension: transports de joie

    Performer: Timothy Byram-Wigfield (organ of St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle)

    • Delphian 34078.
  • Franz Schubert

    Suleika 1

    Performer: Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Bengt Forsberg (piano)

    • DG 453481.
  • William Alwyn

    Elizabethan Dances: Allegro giocoso

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: David Lloyd-Jones

    • Naxos 8.570144.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Bach goes to Town

    Arranger: Templeton Performer: George Malcolm (harpsichord)

    • Decca 444390.
  • Jean-Marie Leclair - Demon Suite

    Performer: Red Priest

  • Alexander Glazunov

    Tableau 8: Polonaise from Masquerade (Act 3)

    Performer: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Dmitri Yablonski

    • Naxos 8.57021.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Op 78: 1st mvt – vivace ma non troppo

    Performer: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) Performer: Lambert Orkis (piano)

    • DG 477876.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Jubilate Deo

    Performer: La Nuova Musica Performer: John Rutter

    • Collegium 134.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F

    Performer: Leipzig Gewandhausorchester Performer: Riccardo Chailly

    • Decca 478219.
  • Marcel Dupré

    Prelude and Fugue in B Op 7 No. 1

    Performer: Daniel Roth (organ)

    • Motette 12581.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen

    Performer: Thomas Hampson (baritone) Performer: Wolfram Rieger (piano)

    • EMI 5564432..
  • Franz Liszt

    Rigoletto Paraphrase

    Performer: Jorge Bolet

    • Decca 467802.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla

    Performer: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performer: Fritz Reiner

    • RCA 63942.

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