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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

3 hours

Music Played

  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite Op 11: Intermezzo

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sakari Oramo (conductor)

    • ECJ 256468694-5.
  • Dario Castello

    Sonata No 14 a 4

    Performer: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts

    • HELIOS CDH55320.
  • Richard Wagner - Isolde's Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde (trans. Liszt)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

  • Josef Strauss

    Aquerellen Op 258

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    • DG 453052-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No. 3 in E Major: Prelude

    Performer: Hilary Hahn (violin)

  • Jacques Offenbach

    La Belle Helene, Overture

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Neville Mariner (conductor)

    • Philips 411476-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in C minor Op 90 No. 1

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Philips 422 237-2.
  • André Cardinal Destouches

    Chaconnes from Les Elemens

    Performer: The Acedemy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (harpsichord)

    • L’OISEAU LYRE 4759100.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjuez: First mvt

    Performer: Xuefei Yang (guitar) Performer: Orquestra Simfonica de Barcelona I Nacional de Catalunya Performer: Eji Oue (conductor)

  • Gabriel Fauré

    Cantique de Jean Racine

    Performer: Graham Walker (cello) Performer: Timothy Ravalde (organ) Performer: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge Performer: Andrew Nethsingha (director)

    • CHANDOS CHSA5085.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Sancta Mater, istud agas from Stabat Mater

    Performer: Anna Netrebko (soprano) Performer: Joyce Didonato (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Lawrence Brownlee (tenor) Performer: Ildebrado d’Arcangelo (bass) Performer: Orchestra e coro Dell’accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Antonio Pappano (conductor)

    • EMI CLASSICS 5099964052922.
  • Tract


    Performer: The Benedictine Nuns of Notre-Dame

    • DECCA 2748264.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    The Gadfly Suite Op 97, Overture

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN10183.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto in B Flat Op 7 No. 3

    Performer: Tine Thing Hesketh (trumpet) Performer: Norweigan Chamber Orchestra

    • SIMAX PSC1292.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Let Beauty Awake from Songs of Travel

    Performer: Roderick Williams (baritone) Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)

    • NAXOS 8.557643.
  • Dudley Buck

    Variations on "Old Folks at home"

    Performer: Christopher Herrick (Melbourne Town Hall Grand Organ)

    • HYPERION CDA67758.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Gayaneh: Sword Dance and Hopak

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Kirill Karabits (conductor)

    • ONYX 4063.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No. 24 Op 78

    Performer: Louis Lortie (piano)

    • CHANDOS CHAN10616(9).
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Nulla in mundo pax sincera

    Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (director)

    • L’OISEAU LYRE 421655-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No. 1 K 412

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell (horn) Performer: Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • EMI 7695692.
  • Katherine McGillivray

    Dr McGuinness from The Arses

    Performer: Concerto Caledonia

    • BOXWOOD 905 2007.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Russian Easter Festival Overture Op 36

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    • ONYX 4064.
  • John Adams

    Hoe-down (Mad Cow) from Gnarly Buttons

    Performer: Michael Collins (clarinet) Performer: London Sinfonietta Performer: John Adams (conductor)

    • NONESUCH 755879485-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Alfonso und Estrella: 'Schon, wenn es beginnt zu tragen….und mein Herze will ihm nach'

    Performer: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) Performer: Arnold Schoenberg Choir Performer: Mahler Chamber Orchestra Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DECCA 4781463.


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