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Sunday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Strauss II

    Bandit's Gallop

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Willi Boskovsky

    • DECCA 4552542.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in D minor "La Folia" Op 5 No. 12

    Performer: Hesperion XXI Performer: Jordi Savall (Manfredo Kraemer (violin))

    • AVIE AVSA9844.
  • Joseph Horovitz

    II. Lento quasi andante from Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano

    Performer: Michael Collins (clarinet) Performer: Michael McHale (piano)

    • CHANDOS CHAN10758.
  • Hector Berlioz

    II. Un Bal from Symphonie Fantastique

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Sir Colin Davis

    • LSO LIVE LSO0007.
  • Francis Poulenc


    Performer: Pascal Rogé

    • DECCA 4603292.
  • Henry Litolff

    Concerto Symphonique No 4 Op 102-Scherzo

    Performer: Clifford Curzon (piano) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Sir Adrian Boult

    • DECCA 4663762.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Orpheus – Orpheus weeps for Eurydice – Air de Danse

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Ilan Volkov

    • HYPERION CDA67698.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion: Wir setzen uns

    Performer: Gewanthaus Orchester Leipzig Performer: St Thomas’ Boys Chorus, Leipzig Performer: Chailly

    • Decca 478 2194.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival Overture

    Performer: Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Conducted by Neeme Jarvi

    • CHANDOS CHAN24144.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Descent of the Holy Ghost from The Rosary Sonatas

    Performer: John Holloway (violin) Performer: Davitt Moroney (organ/harpsichord) Performer: Tragicomedia

    • VIRGIN VERITAS VCD7908382.
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer

    Pays merveilleux... Ô paradis from l'africaine

    Performer: Placido Domingo Performer: LA Philharmonic Performer: Conducted by Carlo Maria Giulini

  • Arthur Bliss

    March from Things to Come suite (Arranged by the composer from his music for the film 'Thi

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra

    • Arthur Bliss.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet no. 19 in C minor, Op.17 no.4, Hob III:28 – IV. Adagio

    Performer: Angeles String Quartet

    • Philips 4646502.
  • Christian Sinding

    Frühlingsrauschen from 6 pieces for piano Op. 32

    Performer: Kjell Baekkelund, Robert Levin (Pianos)

    • NKK NKFCD500172.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Symphony No. 3 "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs for Soprano and Orchestra: Lento, second movem

    Performer: Dawn Upshaw Performer: London Sinfonietta Performer: David Zinman

    • ELEKTRA NONESUCH 7559792822.
  • John Plummer

    Tota Pulcra est

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Directed by Harry Christophers



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