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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

Featuring the Breakfast Advent Calendar - opening a door every day to reveal winter music and readings chosen by listeners and presenters.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The Flight of the Bumblebee from The Tale of the Tsar Sultan

    Performer: Seattle Symphony Performer: Gerard Schwarz (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.572693.
  • Joseph Haydn

    'The Emperor's Hymn' Quartet Op.76 No.3 'Emperor' - 3rd movement

    Performer: The Parley of Instruments

    • HYPERION CDA67150.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No.5 in E minor Op.64 – 3rd movement Waltz

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Daniele Gatti (conductor)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU907381.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Requiem in D minor, K. 626: Lacrimosa

    Performer: London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    • LSO LIVE LSO0127.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Folk Festival from Five Pieces from The Gadfly Op.97

    Performer: Lawrence Power (viola) Performer: Simon Crawford-Philips (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67865.
  • Johann Baptist Georg Neruda

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat – 2nd movement Largo

    Performer: Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet) Performer: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra

    • SIMAX PSC1292.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No.2

    Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: James Judd (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.557273.
  • Franz Schubert

    Klavierstücke D.946 No.3

    Performer: Paul Lewis (piano)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC902115.16.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B minor for 4 violins Op.3 No.10 RV.580

    Performer: Apollo’s Fire (The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra) Performer: Jeanette Sorrell (conductor)

    • AVIE AV2211.
  • Paul Desmond

    Take Five

    Performer: Dave Brubeck Quartet

    • SONY CK65122.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude from Suite No.1 in G major, BWV.1007

    Performer: Richard Tunnicliffe (cello)

    • LINN CKD396.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Piano Quintet in E flat Op.87 – Finale

    Performer: Schubert Ensemble

    • HELIOS CDH88010.
  • Jonathan Harvey

    The Angels

    Performer: Latvian Radio Choir Performer: Kaspar Putnins (director)

    • HYPERION CDA67835.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Symphony No.3 in C minor, Op.78 – Finale

    Performer: Simon Preston (organ) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    • DG 4196172.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No.12 in D minor

    Performer: Oscar Shumsky (violin) Performer: Frank Maus (piano)

    • NIMBUS NI2552.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Saint Nicholas – The birth of Nicolas

    Performer: Allan Clayton (tenor) Performer: Boys of the Temple Church Choir Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Stephen Layton (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67946.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Gazza Ladra – Overture

    Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 4316532.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Aria 'Lascia ch'io pianga' from Rinaldo

    Performer: Daniele de Niese (soprano) Performer: Les Arts Florissants Performer: William Christie (conductor)

    • DECCA 4758746.
  • Brubeck

    Thank You from Jazz Excursions to Eurasia

    Performer: Dave Brubeck (piano)

    • COLUMBIA 4712492.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue, BWV.850

    Arranger: Niall Keatley Performer: Onyx Brass

    • CHANDOS CHAN10462.
  • Percy Grainger

    A Lincolnshire posy - The lost lady found

    Performer: RNCM Wind Band Performer: Timothy Reynish (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN9549.
  • Anon.

    Anon. - Nicholai presulis

    Performer: Anonymous 4

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64 – 3rd movement, Finale

    Performer: Daniel Hope (violin) Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor)

    • DG 4776634.
  • SCHUBERT transc. LISZT

    Auf dem Wasser zu singen

    Performer: Jorge Bolet (piano)

    • DECCA 4678012.
  • Jonathan Harvey

    Mortuos Plango, Vivos Voco

    Performer: Tenor bell at Winchester Cathedral Performer: Dominic Harvey (treble)

    • Recovery / Discovery SAM0801.

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