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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Elgar's Nimrod, music from Brahm's Violin Concerto and music from Beethoven's Symphony No 6.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast Show, including Elgar's Nimrod (from Enigma Variations Op.36) performed by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Simon Rattle, violinist Maxim Vengerov plays the 3rd movement of Brahm's Violin Concerto with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Daniel Barenboim, and the last movement of Beethoven's Symphony no.6 performed by the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Herbert von Karajan.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No.29 in A major K201 (4th movement)

    Performer: Danish National Symphony Orchestra Performer: Adam Fischer (conductor)

    • DACAPO 6220543.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Movement de samba (from Scaramouche)

    Performer: Güher and Süher Pekinel (pianos)

    • BERLIN CLASSICS 0013302BC.
  • Edward Elgar

    Nimrod (from Enigma Variations Op.36)

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • EMI 6975882.
  • Robert Schumann

    Fantasiestuck Op.73 No.3

    Performer: Karine Georgian (cello) Performer: Jan Willem Nelleke (piano)

    • NAXOS 8572375.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    L'Orfeo – Toccata

    Performer: Le Concert d’Astree Performer: Emmanuelle Haim

    • Virgin Veritas 7243 5 45642 2 2.
  • Frederick Delius

    On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

    Performer: Northern Sinfonia Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • EMI 5650672.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Interlude & Dance from La Vida Breve

    Performer: L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Performer: Ernest Ansermet (conductor)

    • DECCA 4177712.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude from English Suite No.3 in G minor BWV808

    Performer: Lisa Goode Crawford (harpsichord)

    • NAXOS 8572309.
  • Hubert Parry


    Performer: Cor Meibion Y Brythoniaid

    • ARC MUSIC EUCD2145.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Concerto Op.77 (3rd movement)

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov (violin) Performer: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Performer: Daniel Bareboim (conductor)

    • TELDEC 0630171442.
  • Gustav Holst

    Mars (The Bringer of War) From The Planets – Suite, op.32

    Performer: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Performer: Yoel Levi (conductor)

    • TELARC CD80466.
  • César Franck

    Sonata for cello and piano in A major (4th movement)

    Performer: Steven Isserlis (cello) Performer: Stephen Hough (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67376.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Ombra mai fu (from Serse)

    Performer: Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano) Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Harry Christophers

    • DECCA 4765970.
  • Louis Spohr

    Introduction and Festmarsch in D major

    Performer: Orchestra Della Svizzera Italiana Performer: Howard Shelley (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67939.
  • Thomas Adès

    Les Tours De Passe-Passe (from Three Studies from Couperin)

    Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Thomas Ades (conductor)

    • EMI 4578132.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Gigue from Suite No.3 in D major BWV1068

    Performer: Bach Collegium Japan Performer: Masaaki Suzuki (director)

    • BIS SACD1721/22.
  • Georges Bizet

    Then from the Holy Shrine (The Pearl Fishers Act 1)

    Performer: Barry Banks (tenor - Nadir) Performer: Simon Keenlyside (baritone – Zurga) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Brad Cohen (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN3156.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Quintet K407 (3rd movement)

    Performer: The Nash Ensemble

    • VIRGIN VC7910742.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Procession of the Nobles (from Mlada)

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

    • CHANDOS CHAN103692X.
  • Grace Williams

    High Wind (from Sea Sketches)

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: David Atherton (conductor)

    • LYRITA SRCD323.
  • Your Call - John Curry

    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      Symphony No.6 in F major Op.93 Pastorale (5th movement)

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

      • DG 4390042.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Ostro picta RV642

    Performer: Carolym Sampson (soprano) Performer: The King’s Consort Performer: Robert King (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA66849.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz Op.69 No.2 in B minor

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)



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