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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Italian Symphony op 90, third movement: Con moto moderato

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig Performer: Kurt Masur

    • Apex 0927 49817 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Nottorno no 4 in C major, Hob II:31

    Performer: Mozzafiato (wind) Performer: L’Archibudelli (strings)

    • Sony SK 626 78.
  • Franz Schubert

    Marche Militaire D733 no 1

    Performer: Jeno Jando (piano) Performer: Zsuzsa Kollar (piano)

    • Naxos 8.553441.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    O Clap Your Hands

    Performer: Voces 8

    • Signum SIGCD283.
  • Philip Glass

    String Quartet no 2 "Company", last movement

    Performer: Carducci String Quartet

    • Naxos 8.559636.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Quintet in E flat. K 407: Rondo

    Performer: Berlin Soloists Performer: Radovan Vlatkovic – horn

    • Apex 8573 89080-2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No. 2 "Little Russian", second movement – Andantino Marizale

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Kirill Karabits

    • Onyx 4074.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche – Brazileira

    Performer: Emma Johnson (clarinet) Performer: Julius Drake (piano)

    • ASV CD DCS 238.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Traviata – Di Provenza il mar

    Performer: Simon Keenlyside (baritone) Performer: Munich Radio Orchestra Performer: Ulf Schirmer

    • Sony 8287 6884 822.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso op 6 no 11

    Performer: Il Giardino Armonico Performer: Giovanni Antonini

    • L’Oiseau Lyre 478 0319.
  • Johann Strauss II - Overture – Die Fledermaus, operetta in 3 acts

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata op 65, Largo

    Performer: Truls Mork (cello Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

    • SIMAX PSC 1063.
  • Franz Liszt

    La Danza (Transcr from Rossini's Soirees Musicale)

    Performer: Francois-Rene Duchable

    • Virgin 96359 2.
  • Anon.

    Greensleeves to a Ground

    Performer: Daniel Hope (violin) Performer: Stefan Maass Performer: Stephan Rath

    • DG 477 8094.
  • Amy Beach

    Three Shakespeare Songs op 37, O Mistress Mine

    Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: James LIsney (piano)

    • BIS CD 1245.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Overture "Ruslan and Ludmilla"

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev

    • Philips 470 032 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Musical Offering BWV 1079, Trio Sonata – Second movement: Allegro

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud (flute) Performer: Matthew Truscott (violin) Performer: Jonathan Manson (cello) Performer: Trevor Pinnock (harpsichord)

    • EMI 0842302.
  • John Tavener

    Song for Athene

    Performer: The Cambridge Singers Performer: John Rutter

    • COLCD 136.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Introduction et Tarantelle op 43

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman (violin) Performer: Abbey Road Ensemble Performer: Lawrence Foster

    • EMI 5 62594 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle op 33 no 6

    Performer: Steven Osborne (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA 67879.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg Suite – Rigaudon

    Performer: Jonathan Freeman-Attwood (trumpet) Performer: Daniel-Ben Pienaar (piano)

    • Linn CKD 370.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Requiem: Introit-Kyrie-Dies Irae

    Performer: Netherlands Bach Society Choir Performer: The Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra Performer: Ton Koopman

    • Erato 2292454722.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Scheherazade op 35, The Young Prince and Princess

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Glenn Dicterow (solo violin) Performer: Kurt Masur (conductor)

    • APEX 2564 60374 2.

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