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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including the famous Adagietto from Mahler's Fifth Symphony and Berlioz's March to the Scaffold.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Breakfast, including the famous Adagietto from Mahler's Fifth Symphony performed by the London Symphony Orchestra under Valery Gergiev, Berlioz's March to the Scaffold from his Symphonie Fantastique performed by Anima Eterna Brugge conducted by Jos van Immerseel, and Ronald Corp conducts the New London Orchestra in a performance of Strauss's Tritsch-Tratsch Polka.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Georges Bizet

    Symphony in C: Scherzo

    Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • Virgin VC 7 90765-2.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Ye Choirs of new Jerusalem

    Performer: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge Performer: Silas Standage (organ) Performer: Richard Marlow (conductor)

    • Conifer CDCF 214.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pièce en forme de habanera

    Performer: Augustin Dumay (violin) Performer: Maria João Pires (piano)

    • DG 445 880-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 25: 1st mvt

    Performer: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Roger Norrington (conductor)

    • Hänssler CD 93.211.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    La Boheme: Act I - Che gelida manina

    Performer: Vittorio Grigolo (tenor) Performer: Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Parma Performer: Pier Giorgio Morandi (conductor)

    • Sony 88697723842.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Festival Scherzo

    Performer: Martin Roscoe (piano) Performer: Guildhall Strings Performer: Robert Salter (director)

    • Hyperion CDA67316.
  • George Frideric Handel

    The king shall rejoice

    Performer: Choir of Westminster Abbey Performer: The English Concert Performer: Simon Preson (conductor)

    • Archiv 410 030-2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in B major, op 62'1

    Performer: Stephen Hough (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67764.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring from Cantata BWV 147

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 429 390-2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker: Pas de deux

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

    • EMI 6463852.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude Op 23'5 in G minor

    Performer: Simon Trpčeski (piano)

    • EMI 5 57943 2.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 5 in C# minor: Adagietto

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    • LSO live LSO 0664.
  • Johann Strauss II - Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

    Performer: The New London orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No 29 in Bb Op 106 "Hammerklavier": 1st mvt

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Philips 446 932-2.
  • Jaromír Weinberger

    Polka and fugue from Schwanda the bagpiper

    Performer: Pro Arte Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 7 63779 2.
  • John Dowland

    The King of Denmark, his galliard

    Performer: Kristian Buhl-Martensen (lute)

    • Scandinavian Classics 220554-205.
  • Bernard Herrmann

    North by Northwest: Main titles

    Performer: London Studio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Laurie Hohnson (conductor)

    • MILAN CDCH022.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pour le Piano:Toccata

    Performer: Jean-Bernard Pommier (piano)

    • Virgin VC 7 90847-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion: Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder

    Performer: Arnold Schoenberg Choir Performer: Concentus musicus Wien Performer: Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

    • Teldec 8573-81036-2.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Young Person's Guide to the orchestra

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: André Previn (conductor)

    • Telarc CD-80126.
  • John Sheppard

    Verbum Caro

    Performer: TheTallis Scholars Performer: Peter Phillips (conductor)

    • Gimell CDGIM 016.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Paris Quartet No 2 in A major: 1vt mvt

    Performer: Florilegium

    • Channel Classics CCS 13598.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphony Fantastique: March to the scaffold

    Performer: Anima Eterna Brugge Performer: Jos van Immerseel (conductor)

    • Zig zag ZZT 100101.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 2 in C minor "Resurrection" 4th mvt; Urlicht (Sehr feirlich...)

    Performer: Jard van Nes (mezzo) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Klaus Tennestedt (conductor)

    • LPO 0044.

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