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Thursday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Hugo Alfvén

    Herdmaiden's dance (Suite from The Mountain King)

    Performer: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    • BIS CD585.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Motet 'Singet Dem Herrn' BWV225 (transcription for Piano Quartet)

    Performer: Ensemble Contraste

  • Chen Yi

    Romance of Hsiao and Ch'in

    Performer: Cho-Liang Lin (violin) Performer: Yi-Jia Susanne Hou (violin) Performer: Singapore Symphony Orchestra Performer: Lan Shui (conductor)

    • BIS CD1352.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Running Set

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN10001.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise Op.34 No.14

    Performer: Lisa Batiashvili (violin) Performer: Hélène Grimaud (piano)

    • DG 4779299.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major Op.15 – third movement Rondo

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano) Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 4627812.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Locus iste

    Performer: La Chapelle Royale & Collegium Vocale Performer: Philippe Herreweghe (director)

    • HMC901322.
  • François Couperin

    Passacaille ou Chaconne (First Suite for Viola da Gamba and Continuo)

    Performer: Paolo Pandolfo (viola da gamba) Performer: Thomas Boysen (theorbo) Performer: Markus Hünninger (harpsichord)

    • GLOSSA GCD920414.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Anitra's Dance from Peer Gynt Suite No.1

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

    • HANNSLER CD98995.
  • Edward German

    Glorious Devon (libretto Harold Boulton)

    Performer: Peter Dawson (bass-baritone) Performer: Orchestra conducted by George Byng

    • EMI CDH7631072.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream (transcribed Rachmaninov)

    Performer: Simon Trpceski (piano)

    • EMI 5579432.
  • Sylvius Leopold Weiss

    Sonata No.49 – sixth movement Presto

    Performer: Robert Barto (lute)

    • NAXOS 8553773.
  • Percy Grainger

    Over the Hills and Far Away

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Adrian Boult (conductor)

    • LYRITA SRCD246.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Souvenir de Florence Op.70 – fourth movement

    Performer: Borodin Quartet Performer: Yuri Yurov (viola) Performer: Mikhail Milman (cello)

    • TELDEC 4509904222.
  • George Butterworth

    Loveliest of trees from 'A Shropshire lad'

    Performer: Roderick Williams (baritone) Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)

    • NAXOS 8572426.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No.6 in D major (orchestrated Parlow)

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fischer (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 4625892.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in D sharp minor BWV877 (The Well-Tempered Clavier Book 2 No.8)

    Performer: Peter Hill (piano)

    • DELPHIAN DCD34101.
  • Franz Schubert

    Die Forelle D550 (arranged Britten)

    Performer: Anne Sofie von Otter (soprano) Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 4715862.
  • William Walton

    Portsmouth Point Overture

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Bryden Thomson (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN8968.
  • Thomas Tallis

    If Ye Love Me

    Performer: The Tallis Scholars Performer: Peter Phillips (director)

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to Don Giovanni

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    • RCA 74321566982.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Rite of Spring (extract)

    Performer: Berliner Philharmoniker Performer: Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • EMI 7236112.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    "Ich harrete des Herrn" from Symphony No.2 in B flat Op.52

    Performer: Elizabeth Connell & Karita Mattila (sopranos) Performer: London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 4231432.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Étude Op.10 No.10

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    • DG 4137942.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Grand March from Aida

    Performer: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Performer: Elgar Howarth (conductor)

    • DECCA 4662412.


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