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Friday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents wide-ranging music, from Bach to Bacharach, Elgar to Ellington and Mozart to Makeba.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Breakfast. Music includes Borodin's overture to Prince Igor performed by the Halle Orchestra conducted by Vernon Handley, pianist Jeremy Filsell performs Rachmaninov's Prelude in D major Op 23 No. 4, and soprano Anna Netrebko sings Gounod's Jewel Song from Faust with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Gianandrea Noseda.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Carl Orff

    Carmina Burana: Dance and Flora silva nobilis

    Performer: Chorus and Orchestra of the Deutschen Oper Berlin Performer: Eugen Jochum (conductor)

    • DG 447 437-2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    "Paris" Concerto for 5 strings & continuo in C, RV 114

    Performer: La Serenissima Performer: Adrian Chandler, directed from the violin

    • AVIE 2178.
  • John Bennet

    Weep, O mine eyes

    Performer: The King’s Singers

    • EMI CLASSICS CDC 7 49265 2.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Berceuse Op 38 No. 1

    Performer: James Rhodes (piano)

    • Warner 5052498358328.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Ancient Airs and Dances for lute – Suite no.2 for Orchestra: I - Laura oave; balleto con g

    Performer: Philharmonia Hungarica Performer: Antal Dorati (conductor)

    • MERCURY 434 404-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto in C for Flute & Harp KV299: Rondeau Allegro (Finale)

    Performer: Konrad Hunteler (flute) Performer: Helga Storck (harp) Performer: Orchestra of the 18th Century Performer: Frans Bruggen (conductor)

    • Philips 442 148-2.
  • Franz Liszt

    Vallée d'Obermann

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Philips 475 7188.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Allegro from String Sonata No. 3 in C major

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

    • DECCA 443 838-2.
  • Arthur Bliss

    A Colour Symphony: Red

    Performer: BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra Performer: Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Gavotta con due variazioni from Suite after Themes, Fragments and Pieces by Giambattista P

    Performer: Augustin Hadelich (violin) Performer: Robert Kulek (piano)

    • AVIE AV2216.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat Mater (opening movement from Stabat Mater)

    Performer: Mieke van der Sluis (soprano) Performer: Gerard Lesne (counter tenor) Performer: Clemencic Consor Performer: Rene Clemencic (director)

    • ACCORD 464 236-2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Rondo a la Mazur in F Op 5

    Performer: Danielle Laval, piano

  • Nicolò Paganini

    Caprice No. 14 in E flat major

    Performer: Julia Fischer, violin

    • DECCA 478 2274.
  • George Gershwin

    Suite from A Damsel in Distress: including Nice Work If You Can Get It; A Foggy Day In Lon

    Arranger: John Mcglinn Performer: The New Princess Theater Orchestra Performer: John McGlinn (conductor)

    • EMI CDC 7 47977.
  • George Frideric Handel

    There the brisk sparkling nectar drain (from The Choice of Hercules)

    Performer: Susan Gritton (soprano) Performer: The King’s Consort Performer: Robert King (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA 67298.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in D major Op 23 No. 4

    Performer: Jeremy Filsell (piano)

  • Alessandro Striggio

    Sanctus from Missa – Ecco si beato giorno

    Performer: I Fagiolini Performer: Robert Hollingworth (conductor)

    • DECCA 478 2734.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Trio No. 7 in B flat major Op 97 "Archduke": Scherzo

    Performer: Haydn-Trio, Wien

    • APEX 2564-61578-2.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Prince Igor - Overture

    Performer: Hallé Orchestra Performer: Vernon Handley (conductor)

    • EMI CFP 574 0062.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Guitar Quintet No.4 in D major: 3rd Mvt Grave assai – Fandango

    Performer: Narciso Yepes (guitar) Performer: Melos Quartet

    • DG 429 512-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Abschied from Schwanengesang D957

    Performer: Thomas Quasthoff (baritone) Performer: Justus Zeyen, piano

    • DG 471 030-2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    5 Variants on Dives & Lazarus

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

    • CFM CD50.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Jewel Song from Faust

    Performer: Anna Netrebko (soprano) Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

    • DG 477 6344.
  • Michael Nyman

    Tango from "Never Forever"

    Performer: The Smith Quartet

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Trumpet Overture Op 101

    Performer: Bamberger Symphoniker Performer: Claus Peter Flor (conductor)

    • SONY MUSIC 88697420722-07.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Gloria: Qui sedes ad dexteram (Finale)

    Performer: Norma Burrows (soprano) Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Louis Fremaux (conductor)

    • HMV CLASSICS 7 67841 2.


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