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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including Vaughan Williams's Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus, and Mozart's aria Ruhe sanft from Zaide.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Vaughan Williams' Five Variants of 'Dives and Lazarus' performed by the Jacques Orchestra conducted by David Willcocks, and soprano Christine Schäfer sings Mozart's aria 'Ruhe sanft' from Zaide accompanied by the Berlin Philharmonic under Claudio Abbado.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Trio Sonata in F major(originally in C) BMV 529: mvt I Allegro

    Performer: The Palladian Ensemble

    • Linn CKD 036.
  • Maurice Duruflé

    Requiem: Pie Jesu

    Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Luigi Piovano (cello) Performer: Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2249.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Lyric Pieces Op 54: Scherzo

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

    • Virgin VC 7 59300 2 3.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    5 Variants of "Dives and Lazarus"

    Performer: Jacques Orchestra Performer: Sir David Willcocks (conductor)

    • EMI 6 27910 2.
  • Johann Strauss II - Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

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

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 8: Finale

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2721.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rodelinda: Vivi, tiranno

    Performer: David Daniels (counter-tenor) Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Sir Roger Norrington (conductor)

    • Virgin VC 5 45326 2.
  • Verdi/Doppler/Doppler/Gamzou

    Rigoletto Fantasy

    Performer: Emmauel Pahud and Juliette Hurel (flutes) Performer: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Yannick Nézet-Ségun (conductor)

    • EMI 4 57814 2.
  • John Bennet

    All Creatures Now

    Performer: Kings Singers

    • Signum SIGCD082.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K525, IV Rondo: Allegro

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

    • Philips 426 208-2.
  • George Gershwin

    Piano Concerto in F: mvt iii – Allegro con brio

    Performer: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano) Performer: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Performer: Marin Alsop (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2189.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Scherzo in C minor

    Performer: Josef Suk (violin) Performer: Juliu Katchen (piano)

    • Decca 448 092-2.
  • Frank Bridge

    Intermezzo from "Threads"

    Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 10246.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Deus noster refugium

    Performer: Les Arts Florissants Performer: William Christie (conductor)

    • Erato4509-96967-2.
  • Charles Wood

    Hail, gladdening light

    Performer: The Cambridge Singers Performer: John Rutter (conductor)

    • Collegium COLCD 113.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major RV 293 "Autumn"

    Performer: Andrew Manze (violin) Performer: The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra Performer: Ton Koopman (director)

    • Erato 4509-94811-2.
  • Percy Grainger

    Bridal Lullaby (from the film soundtr to Howard's End)

    Performer: Martin Jones (piano) Performer: Harry Rabinowitz (conductor)

    • Nimbus NI 5339.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Zaide: Ruhe sanft, mein holdes Leben

    Performer: Christine Schäfer (soprano) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 457 582-2.
  • John Williams

    The Imperial march from "The Empire Strikes back"

    Performer: The Skywalker Symphony Orchestra Performer: John Williams (conductor)

    • Sony S2K 51333.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etude in C minor Op 10'12 "Revolutionary"

    Performer: Tamas Vasary (piano)

    • DG 00289 477.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Christmas Oratorio: opening chorus - Jauchzet, frohlocket!

    Performer: Dresdner Kammerchor Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2271.
  • Simon Laks

    Cello Sonata: mvt iii – Presto-prestissimo

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch (cello) Performer: John York (piano)

    • Nimbus NI 5862.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Let us garlands bring: It was a lover and his lass

    Performer: Christopher Maltman (baritone) Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA67065.

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