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Saturday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Pergolesi's Stabat Mater, Walton's Crown Imperial, and Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 2.

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Pergolesi's Stabat Mater sung by soprano Emma Kirkby and counter-tenor James Bowman with the Academy of Ancient Music, Sir Adrian Boult conducts the London Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Walton's Crown Imperial and the English Baroque Soloists perform Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No.2 conducted by John Eliot Gardiner.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Benjamin Britten

    Boisterous Bourrée from Simple Symphony Op 4

    Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra Performer: Iona Brown [conductor]

    • EMI 2 17530 2.
  • Chick Corea

    Children's Song No 6 & 7

    Performer: Chick Corea [piano]

    • ECM 815 680-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 2 BWV 1047

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

    • SDG 707.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartet in A minor D804

    Performer: Takacs Quartet

    • Decca 436 843-2.
  • Don Gillis

    Symphony No 5½ "A Symphony for Fun" Final mvt: Conclusion

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

    • Hyperion CDA 67067.
  • Jules Massenet

    Meditation from Thais

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti [violin]

    • DG 987 057-7.
  • William Walton

    Crown Imperial

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Adrian Boult [conductor]

    • EMI 7243 5 65584 2 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A minor Op 34 No 1

    Performer: Stephen Hough [piano]

    • Hyperion CDA 67686.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat mater

    Performer: Emma Kirkby [soprano] Performer: James Bowman [countertenor] Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • Lioiseau-Lyre 425 692-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 1 (Op. 21) in C major, 4th mvt; Finale

    Performer: Amsterdam Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Wolfgang Sawallisch [conductor]

    • EMI Classics 7 54501 2.
  • Philip Glass

    Satyagraha [conclusion Act 3]

    Arranger: Paul Barnes Performer: John Lenehan [piano]

    • Sony 8869 7119572.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Finale from Trumpet Concerto in E flat

    Performer: Alison Balsom [trumpet] Performer: German Chamber Philharmonic of Bremen

    • EMI 2 16213 0 7.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia from Spartacus

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    • Philips 442 011-2.
  • Richard Strauss

    Act III Trio – Hab' mir's gelobt from Der Rosenkavalier

    Performer: Genia Kühmeier [Sophie] Performer: Soile Isokoski [Marschallin] Performer: Angelika Kirchschlager [Octavian] Performer: Orchestra of Vienna State Opera Performer: Christian Thielemann [conductor]

    • Orfeo C 672 0521.
  • György Ligeti

    Romanian Concerto for orchestra: Final mvt – Molto vivace

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Jonathan Nott [conductor]

    • Warner 2564 69673-5.
  • Trad

    Marwnad yr ehedydd

    Bryn Terfel (baritone) London Symphony Orchestra Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

    • DG 477 7865.

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