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Friday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

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

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Josef Myslivecek

    Overture to L'Olimpiade

    Performer: L’Orfeo Barockorchester Performer: Michi Gaigg (conductor)

    • CPO 777 050-2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lied ohne Worte for cello and piano in D major, Op.109

    Performer: Richard Lester (cello) Performer: Susan Tomes (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA 66478.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ruins of Athens : Turkish March

    Performer: St Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

    • RCA RD 87716.
  • Gerald Finzi

    To Lizbie Browne from Earth and Air and Rain, Op.15

    Performer: Jonathan Lemalu (bass baritone) Performer: Roger Vignoles (piano)

    • EMI 5 75203 2.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Scherzo-valse from Suite pastorale for orchestra

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • DG 447 751-2.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Bugler's Holiday

    Performer: Catherine Moore, David McCallum, John Blackshaw (trumpets) Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.559313.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Second movement "Allegretto quasi andantino " from Violin Concerto no.1 in F major, Op.8

    Performer: Hanning Kraggerud (violin) Performer: Tromso Chamber Orchestra

    • Naxos 8.573137.
  • Edward White

    Puffin' Billy

    Orchestra: Melodi Light Orchestra. Conductor: Hubert Clifford.

    Performer: RTE Concert Orchestra Performer: Ernest Tomlinson (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.553515.
  • William Boyce

    Symphony no.5 in D major

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (director)

    • Archiv 419 61 2.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die selige Morgentraum from Act 3 of Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

    Performer: Hans Sachs (singer - Theo Adam) Performer: Helen Donath (soprano - Eva) Performer: Rene Kollo (tenor - Walther) Performer: Peter Schreier (tenor – David) Performer: Ruth Hesse (mezzo-soprano – Magdalena) Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    • EMI CDS 7 49683 2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Scherzo from A Midsummer night's dream, Op.61

    Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sieji Ozawa (conductor)

    • DG 439 8972.
  • Gustav Holst

    Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity

    Arranger: Stephen Roberts Performer: Black Dyke Mills Band Performer: James Watson (conductor)

    • Doyen DOY CD050.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantaisie in D minor, K.397/385g

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim (piano)

    • EMI CDC 7 47384 2.
  • Jaromír Weinberger

    Polka from Svanda the bagpiper - suite

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

    • Sony SBK 63053.
  • Eric Coates

    The Dam Busters March

    Orchestra: Ron Goodwin and His Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Eric Coates.

    Performer: Central Band of the Royal Air Force Performer: Wing Commander Duncan Stubbs (conductor)

    • Decca 274 751 2.
  • Amy Beach

    Four Sketches, Op.15 - No 4 : Fireflies

    Performer: Alan Feinberg (piano)

    • Argo 436 121-2.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping beauty, Op.66 - Act 1, no.6; Waltz

    Performer: Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra Performer: Alexander Lazarev (conductor)

    • Warner 2564 68344-8.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Die Tote Stadt, Op.12 - Act 1; Gluck das mir verblieb

    Performer: Renee Fleming (soprano) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Jeffrey Tate (conductor)

    • Decca 476 244-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Polonaise in B flat for violin and orchestra, D.580

    Performer: Paul Guggenberger (violin) Performer: Ensemble Wien

    • Sony SK 48 386.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Overture to Il Signor Bruschino, ossia Il figlio per azzardo

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 419 869-2.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat mater for soprano, alto, strings & organ in F minor (opening duet)

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (counter tenor) Performer: Barbara Bonney (soprano) Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Christophe Rousset (director)

    • Decca 466 134-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Septet. Op 20 : Scherzo

    Performer: Berlin Soloists

    • Apex 8573 89080 2.
  • Michael Tippett

    Concerto for Double String Orchestra – Second movement : Andante cantabile

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Michael Tippett (conductor)

    • Virgin VC 90701-2.
  • Anon

    Folia - Improvisation

    Performer: L’Arpeggiata Performer: Christina Pluhar (director)

    • Alpha 512.

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