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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Leonardo Leo

    Sinfonia from L'Olimpiade

    Performer: Venice Baroque Orchestra Performer: Markellos Chryssicos [conductor]

    • Naïve V5295.
  • John Rutter

    Gloria Patri from Magnificat

    Performer: Elisabeth Cragg [soprano] Performer: The Choirs of St Albans Cathedral Performer: Ensemble DeChorum Performer: Andrew Lucas [conductor]

    • Naxos 8.572653.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte

    Performer: Katia and Marielle Labeque [pianos]

    • KML 1111.
  • José Pablo Moncayo

    Huapango for orchestra

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Enrique Batiz [conductor]

    • ASV CD DCA871.
  • Michael William Balfe

    The Blighted Flower

    Performer: Sally Silver, soprano Performer: Richard Bonynge, piano

  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Barbiere di Siviglia - opera in 2 acts, Overture

    Performer: Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala Performer: Riccardo Chailly

    • Decca 448 2182.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor BWV.974 for keyboard, transcribed from A. Marcello's concerto for oboe

    Performer: James Rhodes [piano]

    • Signum Classics SIGCD308.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Fanfare from Suite in D for 2 trumpets kettledrums, strings and basso continuo

    Performer: Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin

    • Harmonia Mundi HMX 2901795.
  • Johann Strauss II - Kaiser-Walzer (Op.437)

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Willi Boskovsky [conductor]

  • Percy Grainger

    Country gardens version for orchestra

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Richard Hickox

    • Chandos CHAN 9584.
  • Franz Schubert

    Frülingstraum from Winterreise D911

    Performer: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau [baritone] Performer: Gerald Moore, piano

    • EMI 63559 2.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Concerto no. 3 in A major Wq.172 for cello and strings: third movement; Allegro

    Performer: Alison McGillivray [cello] Performer: The English Concert Performer: Andrew Manze [director]

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU 907403.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Aida - opera in 4 acts, Act 2 sc.2; Triumphal Scene - Gloria all'Egitto [chorus]

    Performer: Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra Performer: Lamberto Gardelli [conductor]

    • EMI CDM 7643562.
  • Edvard Grieg

    The Tryst from Haugtussa Op 67

    Performer: Tine Thing Helseth [trumpet] Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

    • EMI 0 88328 2 5.
  • George Frideric Handel

    He comes, he comes to end our woes from Esther

    Performer: Dunedin Consort Performer: John Butt [director]

    • Linn CKD 397.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle Op 126 No 4 in B minor - Presto

    Performer: Steven Osborne [piano]

    • Hyperion CDA 67879.
  • Gerald Finzi

    The Salutation from Dies natalis Op 8

    Performer: Mark Padmore [tenor] Performer: Britten Sinfonia Performer: Jacqueline Shave [director]

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU 807552.
  • Karl Jenkins

    Intermezzo – Solitude from The Peacemakers

    Performer: Chloe Hanslip [violin] Performer: London Symphony Orchestra

    • EMI 0 84378 2 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden BWV 230

    Performer: Monteverdi Choir Performer: John Eliot Gardiner

    • SDG 716.
  • John Adams

    Short ride in a fast machine for orchestra

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Marin Alsop

    • Naxos 8.559031.
  • Rutland Boughton

    Concerto for flute and strings in D major, third movement; Allegro molto

    Performer: Emily Beynon [flute] Performer: New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp [conductor]

    • Hyperion CDA 67185.
  • Robert Lucas Pearsall

    Lay a garland on her hearse for 8 voices

    Performer: Cambridge Singers Performer: John Rutter [director]

    • Collegium CSCD 509.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Sheherazade - symphonic suite (Op.35), The Sea and Sinbad's ship

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras

    • Teldec CD 80208.
  • Samuel Barber

    There's nae lark

    Performer: Gerald Finley [baritone] Performer: Julius Drake [piano]

    • Hyperion CDA67528.


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