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Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's breakfast show. Including Ivor Gurney's song Sleep, Copland's Fanfare for the Common Man, and Vaughan Williams's Norfolk Rhapsody No 1.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast Show, including Ivor Gurney's song Sleep sung by Lynne Dawson accompanied by Malcolm Martineau, Aaron Copland's Fanfare for the common man is played by the Los Angeles Philharmonic conducted by Zubin Mehta, and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields perform Vaughan Williams Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 conducted by Neville Marriner.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite No 4 BWV 809: Prélude

    Performer: Gustav Leonhardt (harpsichord)

    • EMI CDS 7 49000 8.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Marche hongroise (Rakoczy march) (La Damnation de Faust)

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Enrique Bátiz (conductor)

    • RPO CDRPO 5006.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    On the Town: Three dance episodes

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Leonard Bernstein (conductor)

    • CBS MK 42263.
  • William Boyce

    Symphony No 2 in A major

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (director)

    • L’oiseau-lyre 436 761-2.
  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the common man

    Performer: Los Angeles Philharmonic Performer: Zubin Mehta (conductor)

    • Decca 473 146-2.
  • Claude Debussy

    Jardins sous la pluie (Estampes)

    Performer: Alexis Weissenberg (piano)

    • DG 415 510-2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin arranged for chamber orchestra

    Performer: Northern Sinfonia Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • EMI CDC 7 47672 2.
  • César Franck

    Violin Sonata in A major: final mvt

    Performer: Augustin Dumay (violin) Performer: Maria João Pires (piano)

    • DG 445 880-2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No 3 in C sharp minor, Op 39

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)

    • Decca 478 3206.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Where'er you walk (Semele)

    Performer: John Mark Ainsley (tenor) Performer: The King’s Consort Performer: Robert King (conductor)

    • Regis RRC 1062.
  • Ivor Gurney


    Performer: Lynne Dawson (soprano) Performer: Malcolm Martineau (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67227.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets: Uranus, the Magician

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andrew Davies (conductor)

    • Teldec 4509-94541-2.
  • Alonso Lobo

    Versa est in luctum

    Performer: The Tallis Scholars Performer: Peter Phillips (conductor)

    • Gimell 453 931-2.
  • Hans Christian Lumbye


    Performer: Norwegian Radio Orchestra Performer: Ari Rasilainen (conductor)

    • Finlandia 0927-49253-2.
  • Lyadov

    Mazurka "Village scene by the Inn"

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 9911.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Gavotta condivisiono (Sett of Ayres in F)

    Performer: Palladian Ensemble

    • Linn CKD 041.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 4 "Italian": mvt I – Allegro Vivace

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Christoph Dohnányi (conductor)

    • Decca 460 239-2.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Turangalila Symphony: Joie du sang des étoiles

    Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano) Performer: Dominique Kim (ondes martenot) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Kent Nagano (conductor)

    • Teldec 8573-82043-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Laudate Dominum (Vesperae SolennesK339)

    Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Orchestra and Chorus of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2249.
  • Henry Purcell

    Rejoice in the Lord alway

    Performer: Michael Cockerham (alto) Performer: Andrew King (tenor) Performer: Nicholas Hayes (bass) Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Philip Ledger (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 7 63966 2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Norfolk Rhapsody No 1 in E minor

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

    • Philips 442 427-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in B flat D960: Scherzo

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Decca 478 2116.


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