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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Musical Map of Britain and listener requests. Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Hugo Alfvén

    Shepherd Girl's Dance (The Mountain King)

    Performer: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conductor Mariss Jansons

    • EMI Classics 5 56576 2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for mandolin and orchestra (RV.425) in C major, [complete]

    Performer: Duilio Galfetti (mandolin) Performer: I Barocchisti Performer: Diego Fasolis

    • Claves CD 50-2204.
  • Alan Abbott

    Alla Caccia

    Performer: David Pyatt (horn) Performer: Martin Jones (piano)

    • Erato 3984-21632-2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le Tombeau de Couperin: Rigaudon

    Performer: Montreal Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor Charles Dutoit

    • Decca 410 254 2.
  • Alexander Borodin

    String Quartet no.2 in D: Finale

    Performer: Borodin Quartet

    • CHAN 9965.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Air: Dance of the Blessed Spirits

    Performer: Francois Leleux (oboe) Performer: Munich Chamber Orchestra

    • Sony Classical 88725405912.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Egmont Overture

    Performer: London Classical Players

    • Roger Norrington (conductor).
  • George Frideric Handel

    Serse - Act 1; Ombra mai fu

    Performer: Janet Baker (mezzo) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Conductor Raymond Leppard

    • Philips 465 253 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Suite mignonne for flute and string orchestra (Op.98`1)

    Performer: Finlandia Sinfonietta Performer: Pekka Helasvuo (conductor)

    • Finlandia FACD 354.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Villes (Les Illuminations)

    Performer: Ian Bostridge (tenor) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor Daniel Harding

    • BBC Radio 3 live recording from Proms.
    • 41506.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in E flat, D899 No 2

    Performer: Imogen Cooper (piano)

    • Avie AV 2158.
  • Jack Strachey

    These Foolish Things

    Performer: Stephane Grappelli (violin) Performer: Michel Petrucciani (piano) Performer: Roy Haynes (drums) Performer: George Mraz (bass)

    • Dreyfus FDM365802.
  • Richard Strauss

    Der Rosenkavalier - waltz sequence no. 1 [from Acts 1 and 2]

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor Karl Anton Rickenbacher

    • Koch 3 6534 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Toccata (Op.7) in C major

    Performer: Freddy Kempf (piano)

    • BIS CD 960.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Suite no. 3 (Op.55) in G major, Scherzo (Presto)

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Conductor Vladimir Jurowski

    • Pentatone Classics 5186 061.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Che far senza Euridice (Orfeo ed Euridice)

    Performer: Janet Baker (mezzo) Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Conductor Raymond Leppard

    • Philips 465 253-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ballet from Rosamunde

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Conductor Enrique Batiz

    • CDRPO 5006.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Double (Partita No 1 in B minor, BWV1002)

    Performer: Chris Thile (mandolin)

    • Nonesuch 7559-79586-4.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    La Poule (concert en sextuor no.6 in G minor)

    Performer: Les Talens Lyriques Performer: Director Christophe Rousset

    • Decca 467 699 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Spring Sonata (op.24 in F): second movement

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova (violin) Performer: Cedric Tiberghien (piano)

    • Wigmore Hall Live 0041.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Bourree fantasque (orchestrated Mottl) [original for piano]

    Performer: Suisse Romande Orchestra Performer: Conductor Neeme Jarvi

    • Chandos CHSA 5122.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Prelude in F sharp, Op 28 No 8

    Performer: Martha Argerich (piano)

    • DG 415 836 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Swimmer (Sea Pictures, no.5)

    Performer: Janet Baker (mezzo) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor John Barbirolli

    • EMI 5 562192.

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