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Sunday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Mendelssohn's Scottish Symphony, J Strauss's Champagne Polka and Monteverdi's duet Pur ti miro.

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including the Finale from Mendelssohnn's 'Scottish' Symphony performed by the Gewandhaus Orchestra under Kurt Masur, the London Concert Orchestra perform Strauss' Champagne Polka, and soprano Elin Manahan-Thomas and counter-tenor Robin Blaze sing Monteverdi's duet Pur ti miro from his opera The Coronation of Poppea.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Edvard Grieg

    Rigaudon from Holberg Suite op 40

    Performer: Prague Virtuosi Performer: Oldrich Vlcek (conductor)

    • DICD 920236.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Impromptu no 3 in A flat major op 34

    Performer: Kathryn Stott (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA 67064.
  • Franz Schubert

    Adagio in E flat, D 897

    Performer: Beaux Arts Trio

    • Philips 4126202.
  • Johann Strauss II - Champagne Polka

    Performer: London Concert Orchestra Performer: John Georgiadis (conductor)

  • Francisco Tárrega

    Capricho arabe - Serenade for Guitar

    Performer: Andres Segovia (guitar) (Rec 1955)

    • DG 471 697 2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no 3 in A minor "Scottish": 4th movt - Allegro vivacissimo

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig Performer: Kurt Masur (conductor)

    • Apex 0927 49817.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C sharp major BWV 848, Bk 1 of Well Tempered Clavier

    Performer: Till Fellner (piano)

    • ECM 1853/54.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in B flat major, op 3 no 1

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

    • Apex 0927 48682 2.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Dubinushka op 62

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • CHAN 6511.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo from the "Kegelstatt" Trio K 498: Piano, clarinet and viola

    Performer: Gerhard Starke (clarinet) Performer: Georg Schmid (viola) Performer: Wolfgang Sawallsich (piano)

    • Koch 3-1282-2 G.
  • Franz Schubert

    Standchen from Schwanengesang

    Performer: Christian Gerhaher (baritone) Performer: Gerold Huber (piano)

    • Arte Nova 74321 75075 2.
  • Georges Bizet

    La Garde Montante (Changing of the Guard); Danse Boheme from Carmen Suite no 2

    Performer: St Louis Symphony Orchestra

    • Telarc CD 80048.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Pur ti Miro (from Coronation of Poppea)

    Performer: Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano) Performer: Robin Blaze (counter-tenor) Performer: Orchestra of the Age of the Enlightenment Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    • Heliodor 4765970.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Violin Concerto no 2 in B minor: 3rd movt - Rondo

    Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (violin) Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Alberto Erede (conductor)

    • EMI 5 67824 2.
  • Claude Debussy

    Preludes book 1: Les collines d'Anacapri

    Performer: Pascal Roge (piano)

    • Onyx 4004.

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