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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season with the Breakfast Forty-Eight and the Musical Map of Britain.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season. Featuring Breakfast Forty-Eight - a daily morning dose of the 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier. As part of Breakfast's Musical Map of Britain, running throughout 2013, Breakfast will be asking listeners to highlight Baroque connections to their area of the UK.
BBC Radio 3's Baroque Spring is a month long season of music, drama and comedy dedicated to shedding new light on the Baroque era.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jacques Offenbach

    Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour from the Tales of Hoffmann

    Performer: Anne-Sofie von Otter (mezzo sorpano) Performer: Stephanie D'Oustrac (mezzo soprano) Performer: Chorus of Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Marc Minkowski (conductor)

    • DG 471 5012.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ständchen (arranged Liszt)

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    • SONY SK 66511.
  • Orlande de Lassus

    In Monte Oliveti

    Performer: Stile Antico

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 807555.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water Music Suite in D HWV.349 (complete)

    Performer: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra Performer: Nicholas McGegan (conductor)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMG 507010.
  • Nigel Hess

    Ladies in Lavender

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

    • DECCA 478 3529.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Largo al Factotum from The Barber of Seville

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

    • PHILIPS 422 278-2.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Last Spring from Two Elegiac Melodies op.34

    Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Ole Kristian Ruud (conductor)

    • BIS CD 1740.
  • Flanders and Swann

    The Slow Train

    Performer: Flanders & Swann

    • EMI CDS7974642.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Alborada del gracioso (Miroirs)

    Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard.

    Performer: Imogen Cooper (piano)

    • WIGMORE HALL LIVE 0018.
  • Giuseppe Torelli

    Allegro (finale) of Concerto op.6 no.12

    Performer: Charivari Agreable Performer: Kah-Ming Ng (director)

    • SIGNUM CD 157.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    La campanella third movement from Violin Concerto no.2

    Performer: Salvatore Accardo (violin) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    • DG 415 378-2.
  • William Herschel

    Prelude for Organ

    Performer: Irene Robertson

    • LRS 1441.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Opening Dance from Pineapple Poll (arranged Mackerras)

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.570351.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Exsultate, Jubiliate K.165 (first movement)

    Performer: Emma Kirkby (soprano) Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • L'OISEAU LYRE 425 643-2.
  • John Bull

    Why Ask You? No.3

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord)

    • MUSICA OMNIA MO0301.
  • Johann David Heinichen

    Concerto in F Seibel 235

    Performer: Musica Antiqua Koln Performer: Reinhard Goebel (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 437492-2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony no.6 second movement, Allegro con grazia

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 456 580-2.
  • Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    The Banana Tree

    Performer: Noel Lee (piano)

    • WARNER APEX 2564 61183-2.
  • Alfredo Catalani

    Ebben? Ne andro lontana from La Wally

    Performer: Victoria de Los Angeles (soprano) Performer: Orchestra of the Teatro dell'Opera, Rome Performer: Giuseppe Morelli (conductor)

    • EMI 575888-2.
  • Dag Wirén

    March from Serenade for Strings op.11

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Kenneth Montgomery (conductor)

    • EMI 68161-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue no.24 in B minor BWV.869

    Performer: Andras Schiff (piano)

    • DECCA 414 338-2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance no.1 in G minor

    Performer: Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink (conductor)

    • PHILLIPS 422 4772.
  • Charles Theodore Pachelbel

    Magnificat Anima Mea Dominum

    Performer: Columbus Consort Performer: Joseph Pettit (conductor)

    • CHANNEL CLASSICS CCS 5693.
  • Robert Schumann

    Marchenerzahlungen op.132 fourth movement

    Performer: The Nash Ensemble

    • HYPERION CDA 67923.

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