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Tuesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Gloria for soloists, chorus and orchestra (RV.589) in D major, Gloria in excelsis Deo

    Performer: The Kings Consort Performer: Robert King

    • Hyperion CDS 44171.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Spiegel im Spiegel

    Performer: Tasmin Little Performer: Martin Roscoe [piano]

    • EMI 5 75805 2.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried-Idyll for small orchestra

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Georg Solti

    • Decca 430 247-2.
  • Hans Christian Lumbye

    Champagne Galop, Op 14

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Georges Pretre [conductor]

    • Decca 478 2113.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    Bank Holiday

    Performer: Una Hunt [piano]

    • ASV CDDCA 1138.
  • Percy Grainger

    Irish Tune from County Derry

    Performer: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra Performer: Timothy Reynish

    • Chandos CHAN 9549.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets - suite (Op.32); Jupiter, The Bringer Of Jollity

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Jurowski [conductor]

    • LPO 0047.
  • Christopher Brown

    New Year's Carol

    Performer: BBC Singers Performer: Gavin Roberts [organ] Performer: Paul Brough [conductor]

    • BBC Singers recorded in Maida Vale Studio 1.
  • Louis Vierne

    Pieces de fantaisie - suite for organ no. 3 (Op.54), Carillon de Westminster

    Performer: Simon Preston [Organ of Westminster Abbey]

    • DG 413 4382.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Scherzo-valse from Suite pastorale for orchestra

    Performer: Vienna Phliharmonic Performer: John Eliot Gardiner [conductor]

    • DG 447 751-2.
  • John Dowland

    Pavan Lachrimae Antiquae

    Performer: Fretwork

    • Virgin 5 61561 2 8.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor; fourth movement; Adagietto

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev

    • LSO Live LSO 0664.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Ground after the Scotch humour

    Performer: Palladian Ensemble

    • Linn CKD 321.
  • Arvo Pärt


    Performer: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir Performer: Tallinn Chamber Orchestra Performer: Tonu Kaljuste [conductor]

    • Arvo Part ECM 476 4825.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Lark Ascending

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.

    Performer: Iona Brown Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner

    • Decca 430 093-2.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata (Kk.8) in G minor

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud

    • Virgin 50999 64201603.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata BWV 143 "Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele": i. Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele (Chorus); i

    Performer: Roger Cericius [sorpano] Performer: Knabenchor Hannover Performer: Collegium Vocale Performer: Concentus Musicus Wien Performer: Leonhardt Consort Performer: Gustav Leonhardt [director]

    • Teldec 242 630-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Traviata - opera in 3 acts, Act 1; Prelude

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy [conductor]

    • Sony SBK 63053.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no. 32 (K.318) in G major, first movement, Allegro spiritoso

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Jeffrey Tate

    • EMI 387 895 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Cockaigne (In London town) - overture (Op.40)

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: John Barbirolli

    • EMI CDM 566323 2.


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