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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's breakfast show. Including Rimsky-Korsakov's overture to The Tsar's Bride, Liszt's Liebestraum No 3, and Mozart's Divertimento in E flat.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Rimsky-Korsakov's overture to The Tsar's Bride performed by the Russian National Orchestra conducted by Mikhail Pletnev, Liszt's Liebestraum No.3 is played by pianist Jorge Bolet, and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra directed by Alexander Janiczek perform Mozart's Divertimento in Eb (K113).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)

    Performer: English Concert Performer: Director Trevor Pinnock

    • Archiv 419 410 2.
  • Johann Strauss II - Neue Pizzicato-Polka, Op 449

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Conductor Ivan Fischer

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 65 (4th movement: Allegro)

    Performer: Andreas Brantelid (cello) Performer: Marianna Shirinyan (piano)

    • EMI 6 87742 2.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Overture: The Tsar's Bride

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Conductor Mikhail Pletnev

    • DG 439 892-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Versunken, D715

    Performer: Dawn Upshaw (soprano) Performer: Richard Goode (piano)

    • Elektra Nonesuch 7559-79317-2.
  • Gustav Holst

    St Paul's Suite (4th movement: Dargason)

    Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Conductor Richard Hickox

    • CHAN 9270.
  • Franz Liszt

    Liebestraume No 3 in A flat

    Performer: Jorge Bolet (piano)

    • Ensayo 3406.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in E flat, K113

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Director Alexander Janiczek

    • Linn CKD 287.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Barcarolle (Les Contes d'Hoffmann)

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conductor Herbert von Karajan

    • EMI 5628692.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Jubilate Deo

    Performer: Cambridge Singers Performer: La Nuova Musica Performer: Director John Rutter

    • Collegium Records COLCD 134.
  • Henryk Wieniawski

    Polonaise No 1 in D, Op 4

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov (violin) Performer: Itamar Golan (piano)

    • Teldec 9031-77351-2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Serenade (King Christian II, Op 27)

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor Neeme Jarvi

    • DG 447 760 2.
  • William Bolcom


    Performer: Measha Brueggergosman (soprano) Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor David Robertson

    • DG 00289 47765689.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet in E flat, D87 (2nd movement: Scherzo)

    Performer: Belcea Quartet

    • EMI 5574192.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in G minor, BWV1058

    Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortensen (harpsichord & director) Performer: Concerto Copenhagen

    • cpo 777 248-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Overture: La forza del destino

    Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conductor Riccardo Chailly

    • Decca 410 141-2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sonata for Piano Duet

    Performer: Katia & Marielle Labeque (piano duet)

    • Philips 426 284-2.
  • Frederick Delius

    On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conductor Vernon Handley

    • CHAN 8330.
  • Stefano Landi


    Performer: L’Arpeggiata Performer: Director Christina Pluhar

    • Alpha 020.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Scherzo burlesque (Suite No 2 in C, Op 53)

    Performer: New Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Conductor Antal Dorati

    • Decca 478 1708.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Nacqui all'affanno - Non piu mesta (La Cenerentola)

    Performer: Teresa Berganza (Cenerentola) Performer: Orchestra and Chorus of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Performer: Conductor Claudio Abbado

    • Memories HR 4283/84.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle, Op 126 No 2

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Philips 475 7182.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Invitation to the Dance

    Orchestrator: Berlioz Performer: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor Fritz Reiner

    • RCA 09026612502.


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