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Sunday - Fiona Talkington

Fiona Talkington presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including music from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, J Strauss II's Emperor Waltz, and Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik.

Fiona Talkington presents Breakfast, including music from Prokofiev's ballet Romeo and Juliet performed by the Cleveland Orchestra conducted by Lorin Maazel, the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Henry Krips perform Johann Strauss the Younger's Emperor Waltz, and The English Concert conducted by Andrew Manze perform Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik.

3 hours

Last on

Sun 3 Jul 2011 07:00

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Magnificat in D BWV243: opening

    Performer: RIAS Chamber Choir Performer: CPE Chamber Chorus

    • Peter Schreier (conductor).
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E flat Op.9 No.2

    Arranger: Popper Performer: Alban Gerhardt (cello) Performer: Cecile Licad (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67831.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo & Juliet: Dance of the five couples; Dance with mandolins

    Performer: Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    • Decca 4529702.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Exultate, jubilate K165: opening

    Performer: Carolyn Sampson (soprano) Performer: The King's Consort Performer: Robert King (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA30012.
  • George Butterworth

    The Banks of Green Willow

    Performer: English Symphony Orchestra Performer: William Boughton (conductor)

    • Nimbus NI5210/3.
  • Padre Antonio Soler

    Sonata in D flat R88

    Performer: Virginia Black (harpsichord)

    • United 88005.
  • Franz Schubert

    Octet D803: III. Allegro vivace

    Performer: Vienna Octet

    • Decca 4487152.
  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta: Allegretto; Andante

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Performer: Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • Supraphon SU40422.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Le Rappel des Oiseaux (mvts)

    Performer: Calefax Reed Quintet

    • MDG 61913742.
  • Johann Strauss II - Emperor Waltz

    Performer: Philharmonia Promenade Orchestra Performer: Henry Krips (conductor)

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song without words in E Op.19 No.1

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim (piano)

    • DG 4530612.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for oboe and violin in B flat RV548

    Performer: Simon Standage (violin) Performer: David Reichenberg (oboe) Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

    • Archiv 4156742.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Agnus Dei (Petite Messe Solennelle)

    Performer: Brigitte Fassbaender (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Katia & Marielle Labeque (pianos) Performer: David Briggs (harmonium) Performer: Choir of King's College, Cambridge Performer: Stephen Cleobury (conductor)

    • EMI CDS7474828.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K525, IV Rondo: Allegro

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Andrew Manze (conductor)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMX2907280.
  • Edward Elgar

    Idylle Op.4 No.1

    Performer: Marat Bisengaliev (violin) Performer: Benjamin Frith (piano)

    • Naxos 8572643-45.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.4 in G BWV1049

    Performer: Orchestra Mozart Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 4778908.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata: 2nd mvt

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

    • Signum SIGCD252.
  • Hubert Parry

    I was glad

    Performer: Choir of St George’s Chapel, Windsor Performer: Roger Judd (organ) Performer: Christopher Robinson (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA66273.
  • Johann Wilhelm Hertel

    Trumpet concerto in D

    Performer: Hakan Hardenberger (trumpet) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • Philips 4202032.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    1812 overture

    Performer: Members of the Royal Military Band of the Netherlands Performer: Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink (conductor)

    • Philips 4224692.


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