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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Chopin's Ballade No 1 in G minor, Mascagni's Intermezzo, and Ponchielli's Dance of the Hours.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Chopin's Ballade No.1 in G minor performed by pianist Emmanuel Ax, Mascagni's Intermezzo from his opera Cavalleria Rusticana is played by the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Eugene Ormandy, and Herbert von Karajan conducts the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra's performance of Ponchielli's Dance of the Hours (from La Giaconda).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Oboe concerto in C major, op 9 no 5

    Performer: Anthony Camden (oboe) Performer: The London Virtuosi Performer: John Georgiadis (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.553991.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Scottish Dances op 59 Third movt : Allegretto

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Malcolm Arnold (conductor)

    • Lyrita LYRI QUE 001.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no 142 BWV 142 1st movt : Concerto

    Performer: Accademia Bizantina Performer: Ottavio Dantone (director)

    • Decca 478 2718.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Cello Sonata no 2 in F major, op 123 4th Movt : Allegro non troppo grazioso

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

    • SIGCD 252.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance op72 no 10 Dumka

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vaclav Neumann (conductor)

    • Apex 0927 48999 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade no 1 in G minor, op 23

    Performer: Emmanuel Ax (piano)

    • RCA 82876 72554 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Conservate, raddoppiate

    Performer: James Bowman (countertenor) Performer: Gillian Fisher (soprano) Performer: The King’s Consort

    • Helios CDH55262.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg Suite: 1st movt : Praeludium

    Performer: Prague Virtuosi Performer: Oldrich Vlcek (conductor)

    • Koch DICD 920236.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    Land of the Mountain and the Flood

    Performer: Royal Ballet Sinfonia Performer: John Wilson (conductor)

    • White Line CD WLS 501.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trio for flute, cello and piano in G major, Hob 15:15 Last movt : Allegro moderato

    Performer: Uwe Grodd (flute) Performer: Martin Rummel (cello) Performer: Christopher Hinterhuber (piano)

    • Naxos 8.572667.
  • Herbert Howells

    A spotless rose (Three Carol Anthems)

    Performer: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge Performer: David Hill (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA 67576.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Dim dim is my eye (Scottish Songs op 108 no 6)

    Performer: Lynne Dawson (soprano) Performer: Alida Schat (violin) Performer: Jaap ter Linden (cello) Performer: Bart van Oort (fortepiano)

    • Berlin Classics 0016392.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata no 3 in C, op 2.3

    Performer: Stephen Kovacevich (piano)

    • EMI 5 77390 2.
  • Hans Christian Lumbye

    Concertpolka for 2 violins and orchestra

    Performer: Harald Aadland and Atle Sponberg (violins) Performer: Norwegian Radio Orchestra Performer: Ari Rasilainen (conductor)

    • Finlandia 0927 49253 2.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

    • SBK 63053.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no 3 in A minor, "Scottish" 2nd movt : Vivace non troppo

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

    • APEX 0927 49817 2.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Vespers : Introit and Toccata : Deus in adiutorium : Psalm 109 : Dixit Dominus

    Performer: L’Arpeggiata Performer: Christina Pluhar (director)

    • Virgin 6419942.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quintet for horns and Strings in E flat major, K 407

    Performer: Berlin Soloists Performer: Radovan Vlatkovic (horn)

    • Apex 8573 89080 2.
  • Amilcare Ponchielli

    Dance of the Hours (La Giaconda)

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    • DG 459 445 2.
  • Henry Purcell

    Trumpet Overture (Indian Queen)

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner

    • Warner 2564 69240 2.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in E major K 380

    Performer: Yuja Wang (piano)

    • DG 477 8795.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Festal Coronation March in D major

    Performer: Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • CHAN 6511.
  • Trad.

    Loch Lomond (Trad Scottish)

    Arranger: Vaughan Williams Performer: Ian Partridge Performer: London Madrigal Singers

    • EMI 2 07992 2.

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