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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch with music to begin the day.

3 hours

Music Played

  • James Rhodes

    Images oubliees No. 3: Tres vite

    Performer: Paul Crossley (piano)

    • SONY SK53973.
  • William Byrd

    Cantiones sacrae No.18: Cantate Domino

    Performer: Choir of Trinity College Cambridge Performer: Richard Marlow (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 0733.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • EMI 517 582 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sarabande from French Suite No. 5 in G BWV 816

    Performer: James Rhodes (piano)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD153.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rosamunde - ballet

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Karl Munchinger (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 426 630 2.
  • Hugo Wolf - Auf eine Christblume I (Tochter des Walds): Möricke-Lieder (no.20)

    Performer: Barbara Hendricks (soprano) Performer: Roland Pöntinen (piano)

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No. 1

    Performer: Sinfonia Finlandia Performer: Patrick Gallois (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.557571.
  • Enrique Granados

    Spanish Dance, Op 37 No. 5 "Andaluza"

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha (piano)

    • PHILIPS 456 883 2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    La Tempesta di Mare: violin concerto in E flat, Op 8 No. 5 RV 253

    Performer: Daniel Hope (violin) Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe

    • DG 00289 477 7463.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Creatures of Prometheus - overture

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig Performer: Kurt Masur (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 456 576 2.
  • Brad Mehldau


    Performer: Brad Mehldau (piano, handclaps) Performer: Joshua Redman (soprano saxophone) Performer: Jeff Ballard (percussion, handclaps) Performer: Matt Chamberlain (percussion, handclaps) Performer: Larry Grenadier (handclaps)

    • NONESUCH 7559 79827.
  • George Frideric Handel

    No, di voi non vo' fidarmi

    Performer: Laura Claycomb, Anna Maria Panzarella (sopranos) Performer: Le Concert d’Astree Performer: Emmanuelle Haim

    • VIRGIN 545 524 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Adagio in F major K580a

    Performer: Netherlands Wind Ensemble

    • CHANDOS CHAN9284.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Voyevoda

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vasily Petrenko (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8570568.
  • John Sheppard

    In manus tuas II

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    • HYPERION CADS44409.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.3

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • SDG 707.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Scherzo a la Russe (symphonic version)

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 453 458 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata for violin and piano No. 4 in A minor Op 23

    Performer: Frank Braley (piano) Performer: Renaud Capucon (violin)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 50999 642001 0 1.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes Galantes – overture

    Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christoph Rousset (director)

    • L’OISEAU LYRE 455 293 2.
  • John Adams

    China Gates

    Performer: Ralph van Raat (piano)

    • NAXOS 8.559285.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Academic Festival Overture

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 423 617 2.
  • The Creole Choir of Cuba

    Se Lavi

    Performer: Creole Choir of Cuba



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