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Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Breakfast. Music from Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker Suite", overtures by Verdi and Shostakovich and piano music by Brahms are all included this morning.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festive Overture

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD135.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Sinfonia "Improvisata"

    Performer: Europa Galante Performer: Fabio Biondi (director)

    • VIRGIN 0946 3 63430 2 0.
  • Robert Schumann


    Performer: Barbara Bonney (soprano) Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)

    • DECCA 452 898-2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for string orchestra op.20

    Performer: Camerata Bern Performer: Thomas Füri (violin/director)

    • NOVALIS 1500222.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Bach Suite – III Air

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

    • DECCA 470 654-2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Klavierstucke op.76 - no.2; Capriccio in B minor

    Performer: Nicholas Angelich (piano)

    • VIRGIN 50999 266349 2 0.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Loqubantur variis linguis

    Performer: Armonico Consort Performer: Christopher Monks (artistic director)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD180.
  • Louis Spohr

    Faust – Overture

    Performer: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Christian Fröhlich (conductor)

    • CPO 999 093-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Requiem – Agnus Dei

    Performer: Anja Harteros (soprano) Performer: Sonia Ganassi (mezzo soprano) Performer: Choir and Orchestra dell’ Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Antonio Pappano (conductor)

    • EMI 698 9362.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water Music Suite in F major HWV 350 – III Hornpipe and Andante

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

    • DECCA 478 1190.
  • Béla Bartók - Hungarian Pictures Sz97, V Swineherd's Dance

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Marin Alsop (conductor)

  • Astor Piazzolla

    La muerte del Angel

    Arranger: Jose Carli Performer: 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic

    • EMI 0946 3 57030 2 3.
  • Richard Strauss

    Salome – Dance of the Seven Veils

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: André Previn (conductor)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 437 790-2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Impromptu No.1 in A flat major op.29

    Performer: Howard Shelley (piano)

  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Konigskinder – Prelude to Act 2

    Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Heinz Wallberg (conductor)

    • EMI CMS 7 69936 2.
  • James Rhodes


    Orchestrator: Colin Matthews Performer: Halle Performer: Sir Mark Elder (conductor)

    • HALLE CD HLL 7518.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Giustino – Vedro con mio diletto

    Performer: Philippe Jaroussky (countertenor) Performer: Ensemble Matheus Performer: Jean-Christophe Spinosi (violin/director)

    • VIRGIN 00946 363414 2 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker – Waltz of the Flowers

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: John Lanchberry (conductor)

    • EMI 50999 967 020 2 4.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor, I Moderato

    Performer: Simon Trpčeski (piano) Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Performer: Vasily Petrenko (conductor)

    • AVIE AV 2192.
  • John Dowland

    What if I never speed?

    Performer: Mark Padmore (tenor) Performer: Elizabeth Kenny (lute)

    • HYPERION CDA76748.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto a 5 for violin and strings (Op.10`3) in C major

    Performer: Collegium Musicum 90 Performer: Simon Standage (director)

    • CHANDOS CHAN0769.
  • Dohnanyi

    Ruralia Hungarica op.32c

    Performer: Hagai Shaham (violin) Performer: Arnon Erez (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67699.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No.7 – III Scherzo

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD183.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    On Wenlock Edge – V Bredon Hill

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

    • EMI 7243 5 85155 2 7.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    The Force of Destiny - Overture

    Performer: The Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    • IMP IMPX 9027.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Basta, vincesti ... Ah non lasciarmi - recitative and aria for soprano and orchestra (K.48

    Performer: Amanda Roocroft (soprano) Performer: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner

    • EMI 7243 5 55396 2.


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