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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

As December progresses, plenty of festival music and surprises, including 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

  • Nicolò Paganini

    Caprice no.1 from 24 Caprices

    Performer: Tanja Becker-Bender (violin)

    • HYPERION CDA 67763.
  • Franz von Suppé

    Light Cavalry Overture

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

    • EMI 754056-2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cypresses no.9 (arranged String Quartet)

    Performer: Hagen Quartet

    • DG 419601.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Nulla in mundo pax sincera, RV 630

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

    • HELIDOR 4765970.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no.17 in D minor op.31 no.2 "The Tempest"

    Performer: Charles Rosen (piano)

    • GLOBE 2-5018.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E, third movement: Rondo

    Performer: Wynton Marsalis (trumpet) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Raymond Leppard (conductor)

    • SONY SK 60804.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Alleluia from Cantata BuxWV 15

    Performer: Accentus Performer: Concerto Koln Performer: Laurence Equilbey (conductor)

    • NAÏVE V 5216.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Duel: Charleston from La revue de cuisine

    Performer: Holst-Sinfonietta Performer: Klaus Simon (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.572485.
  • William Byrd

    Voluntary for my Lady Nevell (Fantasia in G major no.1)

    Performer: Glenn Gould (piano)

    • Sony Classical SMK 52589.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso op.28

    Performer: Joshua Bell (violin) Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton (conductor)

    • DECCA 433 519-2.
  • Aaron Copland

    Hoe Down from Rodeo

    Performer: San Francisco Symphony Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

    • RCA 82876 65840-2.
  • Ned Rorem

    Early in the Morning

    Performer: Susan Graham (soprano) Performer: Malcolm Martineau (piano)

    • ERATO 2564 68625-6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Maestoso, first movement from Serenata Notturna K.239

    Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Andrew Watkinson (conductor)

    • BMG 57024-2.
  • François Couperin

    Les Baricades Misterieuses (arranged Ades)

    Performer: Composers Ensemble Performer: Thomas Ades (conductor)

    • EMI 557610-2.
  • William Walton

    Orb and Sceptre

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andre Previn (conductor)

    • TELARC 80125.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Exsultate Jubilate

    Performer: Emma Kirkby Performer: Academy of Ancient Music

    • Universal 476 7460.
  • Benjamin Britten

    This Little Babe (Ceremony of Carols)

    Performer: Sally Pryce, harp Performer: The Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge Performer: Stephen Layton

    • HYPERION CDA67946.
  • Richard Wagner

    Wie Todesahnung - O, du mein holder Abendstern (Tannhauser)

    Performer: Christian Gerhaher, baritone Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Daniel Harding

    • SONY CLASSICAL 88725422952.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Mirth, admit me of thy crew (L'allegro)

    Performer: Christopher Purves (bass) Performer: Arcangelo Performer: Jonathan Cohen, director

    • HYPERION CDA67842.
  • Henry Purcell

    Symphony from King Arthur Suite Z.628

    Performer: Alison Balsom (trumpet) Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

    • EMI 4403292.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etude op.25 no.1 in Ab major "Aeolian Harp"

    Performer: Lang Lang, piano

    • SONY 88725449602.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto in D op.35: Finale

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti, violin Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Kirill Karabits (conductor)

    • DECCA 4783529.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Lezghinka from Gayaneh

    Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Loris Tjeknavorian (conductor)

    • RCA 82876 65836-2.
  • Trad.

    I wonder as I wander (arranged Berio)

    Performer: Cathy Berberian (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Juilliard Ensemble Performer: Luciano Berio (conductor)

    • BMG 09026 62540-2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony no.2, second movement: Scherzo

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • DECCA 475 8352.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oboe Concerto in D minor: second movement BWV 1059 (arranged for saxophone)

    Performer: Tim Garland (saxophone) Performer: Northern Sinfonia Performer: Bradley Creswick (director)

    • AUDIO B ABCD 5025.
  • Henry Purcell

    Evening Hymn

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Performer: Academia Bizantia Performer: Stepano Montanari (conductor)

    • DECCA 478 2262.
  • Charles‐Marie Widor

    Toccata from Organ Symphony no.5 (last movement)

    Performer: David Hill (organ)

    • HYPERION CDA 66181.

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