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Friday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including Delibes's Flower Duet from his opera Lakme, a Polka by Smetana, and Tchaikovsky's Capriccio Italien.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Breakfast, including a performance of the famous Flower Duet by Delibes given by Joan Sutherland and Jane Berbie with the Monte-Carlo Opera Orchestra under Richard Bonynge, Smetana's Polka from The Bartered Bride performed by the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Herbert von Karajan, and the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra under Neeme Jarvi perform Tchaikovsky's Capriccio Italien.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Geme la tortorella (La finta giardiniera)

    Performer: Renee Fleming (soprano) Performer: Orchestra of St Luke's Performer: Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • Decca 4526022.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Serenade No. 1 in D: Rondo finale

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Adrian Boult (conductor)

    • EMI 5686552.
  • George Frideric Handel

    The Arival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)

    Performer: Accademia Bizantina Performer: Stefano Montanari (conductor)

    • Naïve OP 30484.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Trio in E flat Op.70 No. 2: III - Allegretto ma no troppo

    Performer: Gryphon Trio

    • Analekta AN29860.
  • William Byrd

    Prelude and Goodnight Ground a 5

    Performer: Phantasm

    • Linn CKD372.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Bagatelle Op. 47 No. 5

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonia Quintet

    • Decca 4802375.
  • Thomas Ford

    Since first I saw your face

    Performer: Michael Chance (countertenor) Performer: Christopher Wilson (lute)

    • Chandos CHAN 0538.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Bartered Bride: Polka

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

    • DG 4158562.
  • Fernando Sor

    Le Calme: Caprice pour guitar seul Op.50

    Performer: William Carter (guitar)

    • LINN CKD 380.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Chacun le sait (La Fille du regiment)

    Performer: Joan Sutherland (soprano) Performer: Royal Opera House Orchestra and Chorus Performer: Richard Bonynge (conductor)

    • Decca 4256052.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Les Sylphides: Waltz in C sharp minor Op. 62 No. 2

    Arranger: Douglas Performer: Philharmonia Performer: Robert Irving (conductor)

    • EMI 9498342.
  • Claude Debussy

    Images book I No. 3: Movement

    Performer: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano)

    • Decca 4602472.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Vincera la mia costanza (L'Adelaide)

    Performer: Lorenzo Regazzo (bass) Performer: Concerto Italiano Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini (conductor)

    • Naïve Op 30415.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No.5 in G BWV829: Gigue

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)

    • Decca 4782163.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet in G D887: Scherzo

    Performer: Emerson String Quartet

    • DG 4770452.
  • Carl Loewe

    Uber allen Gipfeln ist Ruh' Op.9 Bk1 No.3a

    Performer: Florian Boesch (baritone) Performer: Roger Vignoles (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67866.
  • Johann Strauss II - Treasure Waltz

    Performer: Vienna Johann Strauss Orchestra Performer: Willi Boskosky (conductor)

  • Orchestre national du Capitole de Toulouse

    Gymnopodie No.1

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No. 2: Ouverture

    Performer: Lisa Beznosuik (flute) Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • Decca 458 0692.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance No. 2 in E minor

    Arranger: Kreisler Performer: Oscar Shumsky (violin) Performer: Milton Kaye (piano)

    • Nimbus NI2529-32.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Malurous qu'o uno fenno (Songs of the Auvergne)

    Performer: Arleen Auger (soprano) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

    • Virgin VC7907142.
  • Gilbert & Sullivan - Tower warders under orders (The Yeomen of the Guard)

    Performer: Anthony Michaels-Moore (baritone) Performer: Academy & Chorus of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    The Stone Flower Op. 118: Waltz

    Performer: Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN8806.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano concerto No.14 in E flat K.449

    Performer: Malcolm Bilson (fortepiano) Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • Archiv 4134632.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Alma Redemptoris mater à 8

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.

    Performer: Choir of Westminster Cathedral Performer: James O’Donnell (conductor)

    • HELIOS CDH55376.
  • Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg – prelude

    Performer: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performer: Georg Solti (conductor)

  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Suite for strings and BC in G TWV 55:G2 – Ouverture

    Performer: B’Rock

    • Et’Cetera KTC4027.
  • George Gershwin

    Summertime (Porgy and Bess)

    Arranger: Grofe Performer: Al Gallodoro (saxophone) Performer: Harmonie Ensemble Performer: Steven Richman (conductor)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU 907492.

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