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Monday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating British Music and continuing our Musical Map of Britain.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Bartered Bride – Overture

    Performer: Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Christoph von Dohnanyi

    • Decca 444 867-2.
  • Claude Debussy

    Images - set 1 for piano, no.1; Reflets dans l'eau

    Performer: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli

    • Deutsche Grammophon 449 438-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    2-part invention no 6 E major BWV 777 (original for keyboard)

    Performer: Janine Jansen (violin) Performer: Maxim Rysanov (viola)

    • Decca 475 9081.
  • François Francœur

    Suite in g minor: Ouverture

    Performer: La Simphonie du Marais Performer: Hugo Reyne, director

    • Virgin 50999 0 96344 2 8.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Quintet for clarinet, horn, violin, cello & piano: fourth movement (Finale)

    Performer: Nash Ensemble

    • Hyperion CDA 67381/2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to Marriage of Figaro

    Performer: Norwegian National opera Orchestra Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini, conductor

    • Naïve OP30479.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    String Quartet No 2 in E flat major Op 26: Waltz (final movement)

    Performer: Brodsky Quartet

    • Vanguard Classics 99209.
  • Robert Schumann

    Liederkreis Op 39: Intermezzo

    Performer: Gerald Finley, baritone Performer: Julius Drake, piano

    • Hyperion CDA67944.
  • Richard Strauss

    Serenade for 13 wind instruments (Op.7) in E flat major

    Performer: London Winds Performer: Michael Collins, director

    • Hyperion CDA 66731.
  • Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger

    Canario

    Performer: Matthew Wadsworth, theorbo Performer: Gary Cooper, harpsichord Performer: Mark Levy, lirone

    • Deux-Elles DXL1044.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    The Mountain king [Bergakungen] (Op.37), Shepherd girl's dance

    Performer: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Mariss Jansons

    • EMI Classics 5 56576 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata BWV 1027 in G major for gamba and harpsichord: first movement: Adagio

    Performer: Paolo Pandolfo, gamba Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini, harpsichord

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC905218.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    The Lady and the Fool: Prologue (arranged Mackerras)

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras

    • EMI Classics 50999 9 49849.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo KV 494 in F major

    Performer: Christian Zacharias, piano

    • MDG 34009612.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Overture to Ruslan & Lyudmila

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra Performer: Valery Gergiev

    • Philips 446 746-2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique Op.14 second movement; Un Bal (Valse) (Allegro non troppo)

    Performer: Berliner Philharmoniker Performer: Daniel Barenboim

    • CBS Masterworks MK 39859.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Canticle 1: My beloved is mine (final Part)

    Performer: Ben Johnson, tenor Performer: James Baillieu, piano

    • Signum Classics SIGCD 317.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 101 in D major "Clock", second movement (Andante)

    Performer: Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

    • Teldec 8 44091.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    Prologue to Serenade in G (1948)

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra Performer: JoAnn Faletta, conductor

    • Naxos 8.573034.
  • James Oswald

    Sonata on Scots tunes: Polwart on the Green.

    Performer: Concerto Caledonia

    • Linn CKD 101.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Concerto for 2 pianos in D minor: Finale

    Performer: Güher & Süher Pekinel, pianos Performer: Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France Performer: Marek Janowski, conductor

    • Warner Classics 2564 62125-2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Nulla in mundo pax sincera, RV 630

    Performer: Elin Manahan Thomas Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Harry Christophers

    • Heliodor 476 5970.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Habanera

    Performer: Orchestre de Suisse Romande Performer: Neeme Jarvi

    • Chandos CHSA 5122.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Navarra - duo version for violin and piano [original for two violins and pianoforte]

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman Performer: David Garvey, piano

    • RCA 82876 62517 2.

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