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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Breakfast. David Pyatt performs one of Mozart's horn concertos, Saint-Saens's Danse Macabre is performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra under Charles Dutoit, and Sara takes an in-depth look at this week's Specialist Classical Chart.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Castor and Pollux - overture

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

    • OISEAU LYRE 455 293 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Klavierstucke Op.76 No. 2

    Performer: Cedric Tiberghien (piano)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 902015.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for horn and orchestra K417

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

    • ERATO 0630170742.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    O come vaghi

    Performer: Il Complesso Barocco Performer: Alan Curtis (director)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS VC545302 2.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse macabre

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    • DECCA 425 021 2.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Summa for strings

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9134.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Let thy hand be strengthened

    Performer: Choir of Westminster Abbey Performer: The English Concert Performer: Simon Preston

    • ARCHIV 410 030 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Nocturne No. 14 in F sharp minor

    Performer: Jan Smeterlin (piano)

  • Specialist Classical Chart

    • Giacomo Puccini

      Tosca: Vissi d'arte

      Performer: Leontyne Price (Tosca) Performer: Metropolitan Orchestra Performer: Kurt Adler (conductor)

      • SONY 8869 780 4682.
    • Maurice Ravel

      Alborado del gracioso from Miroirs

      Performer: Steven Osborne (piano)

      • HYPERION CDA 677312.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

      Clarinet Quintet in A major K581: second movement

      Performer: Thea King (bassett clarinet) Performer: Gabrieli String Quartet

      • HYPERION CDA30010.
    • Alessandro Striggio

      Ecce beatum lucem

      Performer: I Fagiolini Performer: Robert Hollingworth (conductor)

      • DECCA 478 2734.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Creatures of Prometheus - overture

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    • DG 427 256 2.
  • Frederick Delius

    A Late Lark

    Performer: Susan Gritton (soprano) Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Edward Gardner (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 10590.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Violin Sonata No.2 – third movement

    Performer: Vadim Repin (violin) Performer: Nikolai Lugansky (piano)

    • DG 477 8794.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Nabucco: "Va', pensiero, sull'ali dorate"

    Performer: German Opera Chorus and Orchestra Performer: Giuseppe Sinopoli (conductor)

    • DG 477 9193.
  • Franz Schubert

    Hungarian Melody D817

    Performer: Brigitte Engerer (piano)

    • MIRARE MIR 043.
  • Kurt Weill

    Der Silbersee – Finale

    Performer: Juanita Lascarro (Fennimore) Performer: London Sinfonietta and Chorus Performer: Markus Stenz (conductor)

    • BMG 09026 63447 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.4 BWV 1049 in G major

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

    • SDG SDG707.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Os Isis und Osiris from Die Zauberflote

    Performer: Kurt Moll (Sarastro) Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Georg Solti (conductor)

    • DECCA 433 210-2.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Mensa sonora – Part 2

    Performer: Musica Antiqua Koln Performer: Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 421 701 2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Salve Regina

    Performer: Tenebrae Performer: Nigel Short (conductor)

    • SIGNUM SIGCD197.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Quintet in A major "The Trout" – Theme and Variations

    Performer: Andras Schiff (piano) Performer: Members of the Hagen Quartet Performer: Alios Posch (bass)

    • DECCA 411 975 2.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Ruslan and Ludmila (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.

    Performer: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performer: Fritz Reiner (conductor)

    • RCA GD 60176.
  • Robert Schumann

    Liederkreis Op 39: Die Stille; Mondnacht

    Performer: Andreas Schmidt (baritone) Performer: Rudolf Jansen (piano)

    • DG 439 943-2.

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