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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch shares her musical enthusiasms. Including Vivaldi's Basoon Concerto, Gluck's Dance of the Furies and the latest Specialist Classical Chart.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch shares her musical enthusiasms. Music includes Vivaldi's Basoon Concerto performed by Peter Whelan with La Serenissima directed by Adrian Chandler, Sir Georg Solti conducts the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in a performance of Gluck's Dance of the Furies from Orfeo ed Euridice, Murray Perahia performs Chopin, plus a look at this week's Specialist Classical Chart.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Impromptu on the themes of two Preludes by Chopin

    Performer: Jonathan Plowright (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67803.
  • Georges Bizet

    Petite Suite – Impromptu; Duo; Galop

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Georges Pretre (Conductor)

    • Eurodisc 610332-231.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Laudate Dominum (Solemn Vespers, K339)

    Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo) Performer: Orchestre dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (Conductor)

    • Decca 478 255 8.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Bassoon concerto in F, RV488

    Performer: Peter Whelan (bassoon) Performer: La Serenissima Performer: Director Adrian Chandler (violin & director)

    • AVIE AV 2178.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Dance of the Furies (Orfeo ed Euridice)

    Performer: Orchestra of the ROH, Covent Garden Performer: Georg Solti (Conductor)

    • Decca 448 942 2.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 19 (3rd movement: Andante)

    Performer: Jamie Walton (cello) Performer: Daniel Grimwood (piano)

    • Signum SIGCD172.
  • Jean Françaix

    Petit quatuor pour saxophones

    Performer: Adelphi Saxophone Quartet

    • EMI 5 72527 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in A, Op 118 No 2

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    • Sony Classical 88697727252.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp & Circumstance March No 5

    Performer: English String Orchestra Performer: William Boughton (Conductor)

    • Nimbus NI 5136.
  • Thomas Arne

    Overture: Artaxerxes

    Performer: Classical Opera Company Performer: Ian Page (Conductor)

    • Linn CKD 358.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring from Cantata BWV 147

    Arranger: Hess Performer: Simone Dinnerstein (piano)

    • Sony 88697727282.
  • John Tavener

    Towards Silence (extract)

    Performer: Medici Quartet Performer: Finzi Quartet Performer: Cavaleri Quartet Performer: Fifth Quadrant

    • Signum SIGCD221.
  • William Byrd

    Peccantem me quotidie

    Performer: Alamire Performer: David Skinner (Director)

    • Osbidian CD706.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 40 in G minor, K550 – 1st movement: Allegro molto

    Performer: London Philharmoni Orchestra

    • Conductor David Parry.
  • George Gershwin

    Overture: Girl Crazy

    Performer: Aalborg Symphony Performer: Wayne Marshall (Conductor)

    • Virgin Classics 5620562.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Petite symphonie pour instruments a vent - 3rd movement: Scherzo

    Performer: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Performer: Christopher Hogwood (Conductor)

    • Decca 430 231 2.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Concert Waltz No 1 in D, Op 47

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (Conductor)

    • Orfeo C 148 101 A.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Sonata No 2 in A, Op 100 – 3rd movement: Allegretto grazioso

    Performer: Jack Liebeck (violin) Performer: Katya Apekisheva (piano)

    • Sony Classical 88697623842.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Zadok the Priest

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Stephen Cleobury (Conductor)

    • EMI 2 28944 0.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Ballade No 4 in F minor, Op 52

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Oboe Quartet in F, K370

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel (oboe) Performer: The Lindsays

    • ASV CDDCA968.
  • Georges Bizet

    Le fleur que tu m'avais jetee (Carmen)

    Performer: Andrea Bocelli (Don Jose) Performer: Radio France Philharmonic Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (Conductor)

    • Decca 475 914 3.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto in G for flute, chalumeau, oboe, 2 double basses, strings & basso continuo

    Performer: La Stravangza Koln Performer: Andrew Manze (Director)

    • Denon CO78933.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D minor, Kk32

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    • Virgin Classics 5099964201603.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony No 6 in B minor – 3rd movement: Presto

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Jurowski (Conductor)

    • Pentatone PTC5186068.

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