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Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Barber's Adagio for Strings, Vaughan Williams's O Clap Your Hands and Vivaldi's La tempesta di mare.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Barber's Adagio for Strings performed by the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, the Choir of Winchester Cathedral and Waynflete Singers sing Vaughan Williams' motet O Clap your Hands, and Europa Galante perform Vivaldi's concerto for violin and orchestra 'La Tempesta di mare'.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Bartered bride (B.143) [1870] vers definitive in 3 acts, Act 2 sc.1; Furiant

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Libor Pesek (conductor)

    • Virgin Classics VC7592852.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No 6 in E minor BWV 830

    Performer: Murray Perahia [piano]

    • Sony 88697443612.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Cantique de Jean Racine Op 11

    Performer: The Choir of New College Oxford Performer: Edward Higginbottom (conductor)

    • Erato 0630-14634-2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for vln & orchestra (RV.253) (Op.8`5) "La Tempesta di mare"

    Performer: Fabio Biondi [violin and direction] Performer: Europa Galanta

    • Virgin 5 619802.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sospiri Op 70

    Performer: New Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Sir John Barbirolli

    • EMI 7 64724 2 3.
  • Percy Grainger

    Shepherd's hey

    Performer: Royal Northern College of Music Wind band Performer: Clark Rundell (conductor)

    • Chan 9549.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Bachiana brasileira no. 5 vers. for soprano & cellos, Aria (Cantilena)

    Performer: Kiri Te Kanawa (conductor) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Jeffrey Tate (conductor)

    • Decca 444 995-2.
  • Franz Liszt

    Feux Follets

    Performer: Nelson Goerner (piano)

    • Cascavelle.
  • Franz von Suppé

    Die schöne Galathee

    Performer: Dresden State Orchestra Performer: Otmar Suitner [conductor]

    • Philips 422 272-2.
  • Robert Schumann

    5 Stucke im Volkston for cello and piano (Op.102), Langsam

    Performer: Stephen Isserlis [cello] Performer: Christoph Eschenbach [piano]

    • RCA Red Seal 09026 688002.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Opening Chorus – Christen atzet diesen tag from cantata BWV 63

    Performer: The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Choir Performer: Ton Koopman [director]

    • Erato 0630 14336-2.
  • Gershwin / Wild

    I got rhythm

    Performer: Xiayin Wang [piano]

    • CHAN 10626.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Final mvt - Vivace from String Quartet in E flat major

    Performer: The Sibelius Academy Quartet

    • Finlandia 4509 958582.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Ma vlast [My country] - cycle of symphonic poems, Vltava [Moldau]

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Jiri Belohlavek [conductor]

    • Supraphon 11 0957-2.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes Galantes – Contradanse

    Performer: Orchestra of the 18th Century Performer: Frans Bruggen (director)

    • Philips 438 946-2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    O clap your hands

    Performer: Choir of Winchester Cathedral Performer: Waynflete Singers Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: David Hill (conductor)

    • Argo 436 120-2.
  • Samuel Barber

    Adagio for string orchestra ar. from 2nd mvt of String Quartet

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

    • Philips 420 155-2.
  • Jean-Joseph de Mondonville

    Sonate en Symphonioe Op 3 No 5 – 1st mvt: Allegro

    Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Marc Minkowski (conductor)

    • Archiv 457 600-2.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    E lucevan le stelle from Tosca

    Performer: Joseph Calleja [tenor] Performer: Orchestra of the Swiss Romande Performer: Marco Armiliato [conductor]

    • Decca 478 2720.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 6 in B flat major K238: 3rd mvt – Rondeau

    Performer: Angela Hewitt [piano] Performer: Orchestra da camera di Mantova

    • Hyperion CDA 67840.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Gigue from Overture and suite in D major TWV 55:D6

    Performer: Jordi Savall [viole de gamba & direction] Performer: Le Concert des Nations

    • Alia Vox ASVA 9877.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Finale – Shepherd's Hymn after the Storm from Symphony No 6

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Karl Böhm [conductor]

    • DG 447 433-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in E flat major 'St Anne'

    Performer: Christopher Herrick (organ of the Jesuit Church, Lucerne)

    • Hyperion CDD22062.
  • Henry Thacker Burleigh

    Deep River

    Performer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson [mezzo] Performer: Peter Serkin [piano]

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU 907500.

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