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Friday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Breakfast on Radio 3 with Sara Mohr-Pietsch. Start the day with a refreshing choice of music.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Antonio Lotti

    Crucifixus (8 voices)

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Philip Ledger (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 5 65103 2.
  • Henry Purcell

    Chaconne from King Arthur

    Performer: Tafelmusik Performer: Jeanne Lamon (director)

    • Sony SK 66 169.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 40 in G minor K 550: 1st Mvt

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    • EMI 4 57524v 2.
  • Reinhold Moritzevich Glière - Preludes in E minor and F major Op 30 Nos. 10 & 11

    Performer: Anthony Goldstone (piano)

  • Ronald Binge

    Elizabethan Serenade

    Performer: The New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA66868.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures from an Exhibition: Ballet of the Unhatched Chicks

    Orchestrator: Ravel Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Muti (conductor)

    • Decca 478 1731.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Omnes amici mei

    Performer: The Taverner Consort Performer: Andrew Parrott (conductor)

    • Sony SK 62977.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet No 2 Op 18 No. 2 in G: Scherzo

    Performer: Artemis Quartet

    • Virgin 50999 607102 0 8.
  • Tobias Hume

    My Mistresse hath a pretty thing

    Performer: Wieland Kuijken (viola da Gamba)

    • Portrait PCL 1020.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Nocturne (from string Quartet No 2)

    Arranger: Rimsky Korsakov Performer: Stephanie Chase (violin) Performer: The Philharmonia Performer: Geoffrey Simon (conductor)

    • CALA CACD1011.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion: Opening Chorus "Kommt, ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen"

    Performer: The Monteverdi Choir Performer: The London Oratory Junior Choir Performer: The English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • Archiv 469 769-2.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    New York, New York

    Arranger: Brown Performer: Joshua Bell (violin) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: David Zinman (conductor)

    • Sony SK 89358.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Fantasy for Brass band

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery RJB Band Performer: Garry Cutt (conductor)

    • CHAN 4553.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat Mater

    Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: James Bowman (counter tenor) Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • L’Oiseau Lyre 436 445-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Concerto in D K 314: Rondo

    Performer: Konrad Hünteler (flute) Performer: Orchestra of the 18th Century Performer: Frans Brüggen (conductor)

    • Philips 442 148 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Souvernir d'un lieu cher: Scherzo

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov (violin) Performer: Itamar Golan (piano)

    • Warner 2564 63780-2.
  • William Horsley

    There is a green hill far away

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Philip Ledger (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 5 65103 2.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Overture to Iolanthe

    Performer: Royal Ballet Sinfonia Performer: Andrew Penny (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.554165.
  • James Rhodes

    Pour le Piano: Toccata

    Performer: Jean-Bernard Pommier (piano)

    • Virgin VC 7 90847-2.
  • Déodat de Séverac

    Wa Habibi

    Arranger: S. Prutsman Performer: Kronos Quartet

    • Nonesuch 7559-79828-8.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Fantasy on "La Traviata"

    Arranger: Krakamp/Briccialdi/Gamzou Performer: Emmanuel Pahud (flute) Performer: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor)

    • EMI 4 57814 2.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria - O Vos Omnes (from Tenebrae Responses)

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

  • Girolamo Frescobaldi

    Five Gagliardes

    Performer: Richard Lester (harpsichord)

    • Nimbus NI 5861.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Perfect Fool (ballet)

    Performer: New Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Adrian Boult (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 5 66934 2.
  • Pau Casals

    O vos Omnes

    Performer: The Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge Performer: David Hill (conductor)

    • Meditation SJCR 103-2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for piano, oboe and bassoon

    Performer: Members of the Nash Ensemble: Gareth Hulse (oboe) Ursula Leveaux (bassoon) Ian Brown (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67255/6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion: Recitative "Nun ist der Herr zur Ruh gebracht"; Chorus "Wi setzen uns

    Performer: Christina Landshamer (soprano) Performer: Marie-Claude Chappuis (alto) Performer: Maximilian Schmitt (tenor) Performer: Thomas Quasthoff (bass) Performer: Thomanerchor Liepzig Performer: Tolzer Kanbenchor Performer: Gewandhausorchester Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2194.


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