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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch: Sound of Cinema

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Sound of Cinema with the A-Z of film music, the Musical Map and listener requests. Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Toccata and Fugue, BWV.565

    Orchestrator: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • 20th Century Bach: Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 5 in G minor

    Music Arranger: Martin Schmeling. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • 111 Years of Deutsche Grammophon.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 1.
  • William Byrd

    In nomine a5 (IV)

    Ensemble: Phantasm. Director: Laurence Dreyfus.
    • Byrd: Consort Music / PHANTASM.
    • Linn.
    • 6.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Far from the madding crowd - music for the film: Prelude

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Bateman.
    • The Great British Film Music Album.
    • Silva Screen.
    • 19.
  • Eric Coates

    The Dam Busters March

    Orchestra: Ron Goodwin and His Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Eric Coates.
    • The Definitive Eric Coates.
    • Nimbus.
    • 18.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto grosso (Op.6`4) in D major, 1st & 2nd mvts

    Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Performer: Jordi Savall. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Le Concert Spirituel: Le Concert des Nations / Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    L'isle joyeuse orch Molinari

    Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Jun Märkl.
    • Debussy.: Orchestral Works, Vol. 5; Markl.
    • Naxos.
    • 16.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Apostles: Prologue

    Orchestra: Halle. Choir: Hallé Choir. Choir: Hallé Youth Choir. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Elgar: The Apsotles: The Halle.
    • Halle.
    • 1.
  • Benjamin Frankel

    The Battle of the Bulge - music for the film: Prelude and Aerial Pursuit

    Orchestra: Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Werner Andreas Albert.
    • Benjamin Frankel: The Battle of the Bulge.
    • cpo.
    • 1-2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etude in E major, Op.10 No.3

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • DG.
  • Julius Fucik

    Florentiner-Marsch, Op 214

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: John Anderson.
    • Brassed off.
    • RCA.
    • 11.
  • Hamilton Harty

    Quintet in F major Op.12 for piano and strings: 4th movement; Allegro con brio

    Performer: Piers Lane. Ensemble: Goldner String Quartet.
    • Hamilton Harty - String Quartets - Piano Quintet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61 (Scherzo)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpts) etc: Berliner Philharmoniker/Abb.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Nino Rota

    Zampano alone and in tears from La Strada

    Orchestra: Monte-Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Gianluigi Gelmetti.
    • Rota: Film Music.
    • EMI.
    • 14.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Le Nozze di Figaro (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro - Highlights - Kanawa, Popp.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    8 Partsongs Op.119: No.3; The Blue bird

    Conductor: John Rutter. Choir: The Cambridge Singers.
    • There is Sweet Music: English Choral Songs 1890 - 1950.
    • Collegium.
    • 1.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in D major, Op 23 No 4

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • Rachmaninov: Simon Trpceski.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 11.
  • Louis Spohr

    Clarinet Concerto No 1 in C minor, Op 26 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Paul Meyer. Orchestra: Lausanne Chamber Orchestra.
    • L. Spohr: The 4 Clarinet Concertos: Meyer/Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne.
    • ALPHA.
    • 3.
  • Richard Strauss

    Festliches Praludium Op.61

    Performer: E. Power Biggs. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • R. Strauss: Don Quixote - Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 14.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Gloria in excelsis Deo from Gloria for soloists, chorus and orchestra (RV.589)

    Choir: The English Concert Choir. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Vivaldi: Gloria/Scarlatti: Dixit Dominus: The English Concert/Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 1.

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