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Saturday - Adam Tomlinson

Adam Tomlinson presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Musical Map of Britain and listener requests, plus a famous Verdi aria every day during Radio 3's Verdi 200 celebrations.

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Percy Grainger

    Country gardens vers. for orchestra

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • CDC 5 56412-2.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts

    Performer: Wilhelm Kempff.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 439-108-2.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Orfeo ed Euridice - opera in 3 acts

    Performer: Wilhelm Kempff.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 439-108-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Macbeth - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado. Performer: Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana. Performer: Plácido Domingo.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 88883 733122.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Golden goose - ballet Op.45`1

    Conductor: Imogen Holst. Performer: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • LYRITA.
    • SRCD 223.
  • Franz (1) Schubert

    Ellens Gesang 3 (Ave Maria) (D.839), arr. Wilhelmj for violin & piano [orig.vn & pf]

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Skaila Kanga.
    • UNIVERSAL CLASSICS & JAZZ.
    • 476 315-9.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Cessate omai cessate - cantata RV.684 for contralto, strings & basso continuo

    Performer: Andreas Scholl. Performer: Chiara Banchini. Performer: Ensemble 415.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • HMC 901571.
  • Manuel Ponce

    Estrellita [Little star], arr. Heifetz for violin and piano [orig. for voice and piano]

    Performer: Charles Owen. Performer: Katharine Gowers.
    • SOMM.
    • SOMMCD 064.
  • Erik Satie

    Le Piccadilly - march for piano

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • DECCA.
    • 473 620 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto in C major K.299 for flute, harp and orchestra

    Performer: Ivor Bolton. Performer: Magali Mosnier. Performer: Xavier de Maistre. Performer: Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 88765 439922.
  • John Coltrane

    Naima

    Performer: Jimmy Cobb. Performer: John Coltrane. Performer: Wynton Kelly.
    • ATLANTIC.
    • 7567-813372.
  • Erik Satie

    Je te veux - waltz for piano

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • DECCA.
    • 473 620 2.
  • Erik Satie

    Le Piccadilly - march for piano

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • DECCA.
    • 473 620 2.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    The Sea Hawk - film score

    Conductor: Rumon Gamba. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-10438.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto in C major K.299 for flute, harp and orchestra

    Performer: Ivor Bolton. Performer: Magali Mosnier. Performer: Xavier de Maistre. Performer: Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 88765 439922.
  • John Tavener

    The Lamb - carol

    Conductor: Harry Christophers. Performer: The Sixteen.
    • CORO.
    • COR-16015.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no. 9 in E major Op.14`1 for piano

    Performer: Martin Roscoe.
    • DEUX-ELLES.
    • DXL 1164.
  • John Dowland

    Come heavy sleepe [1597]

    Performer: Edin Karamazov. Performer: Sting.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 06025-1703139.
  • John Coltrane

    Naima

    Performer: Jimmy Cobb. Performer: John Coltrane. Performer: Wynton Kelly.
    • ATLANTIC.
    • 7567-813372.

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