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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating John Tavener. Plus performances by Artur Pizarro, L'Arpeggiata, Simon Trpceski and Gerald Finley.

Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the life of Sir John Tavener. Also, performances by Gerald Finley, Daniel Barenboim, Werner Gura, Antonio Pappano, Ensemble 360 and the Leipizig Radio Symphony Orchestra.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • John Tavener

    As One Who Has Slept

    Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Quartet in D major, K 285 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Guy Eshed. Ensemble: Ensemble 360.
    • Mozart: Flute Quartet No. 1 in D major, K285, etc.: Ensemble 360.
    • ASV.
    • 3.
  • Percy Grainger

    Molly on the Shore 'Stowkoski version'

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Enrique Granados

    El fandango de candil (Goyescas)

    Performer: Artur Pizarro.
    • Artur Pizarro.
    • Linn Records.
    • 3.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Die Fledermaus (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Franz Welser‐Möst.
    • J. Strauss II: Walzes & Overtures: Welser-Most.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Torelli

    Sinfonia in D major for trumpet, strings and continuo

    Performer: Thomas Reiner. Orchestra: South-West German Chamber Orchestra Pforzheim. Conductor: Sebastian Tewinkel.
    • Baroque Trumpet Concertos.
    • Naxos.
    • 1-3.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Symphonie espagnole, Op 21 (5th mvt)

    Performer: Vadim Repin. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kent Nagano.
    • Lalo/Chausson/Ravel: Repin/Nagano.
    • Erato.
    • 5.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Laetatus sum (Vespro della Beata Vergine)

    Director: Christina Pluhar. Choir: L’Arpeggiata.
    • Monteverdi: Vespro Della Beata Vergine: L'Arpeggiata/Pluhar.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 6.
  • John Tavener

    Fragment for the Virgin

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream transc for piano

    Music Arranger: Sergey Rachmaninov. Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • Simon Trpceski plays Rachmaninov.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 12.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Ein Deutsches requiem Op.45: Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen

    Choir: Leipzig Radio Choir. Orchestra: Beijing Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert Kegel.
    • Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 4.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Symphony No 3 in G minor, Op 36 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Johannes Goritzki.
    • Louise Farrenc: Symphonies 1 and 3.
    • cpo.
    • 7.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Tom Bowling arr. Britten for voice and piano

    Author: Charles Dibdin. Singer: Gerald Finley. Performer: Julius Drake.
    • Benjamin Britten, Songs and Proverbs of William Blake: Gerald Finley and Julius.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Violin Sonata in A major Op.5 No.6; 5th movement

    Performer: Pavlo Beznosiuk. Ensemble: Avison Ensemble.
    • CKD412.
    • LINN.
    • CD1 T30.
  • John Tavener

    Song for Athene

    Choir: Polyphony. Choir: Holst Singers. Choir: The Choir of Temple Church. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Bacchanale (Samson et Dalila)

    Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris.
    • Saint-Saens: Organ Symphony/Danse Macabre: Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata (Kk.141) in D minor

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • D. Scarlatti: Sonatas: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 13.
  • Richard Strauss

    4 Lieder Op.27: no.4; Morgen

    Performer: Philippe Quint. Performer: Lily Maisky.
    • Opera Breve: Quint; Maisky.
    • Avanti Classic.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No 4 in D major, BWV 1069 (Overture)

    Performer: Monica Huggett. Ensemble: Sonnerie. Director: Monica Huggett.
    • J.S.Bach: Orchestral Suites: Ensemble Sonnerie.
    • Avie.
  • Gustav Holst

    March (A Moorside Suite)

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Garry Cutt.
    • Brass From The Masters Vol. 2: Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Major Peter Cutts & Gar.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Franz Schubert

    Heidenröslein, D 257

    Performer: Christoph Berner. Singer: Werner Güra.
    • Schubert: Willkommen und Abschied: Werner Gura/Christoph Berner.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World): 3rd movement; Molto vivace

    Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Dvorak: Symphony No.9 - Cello Concerto.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • John Tavener

    The Whale (Part 2, extract)

    Orchestra: London Sinfonietta. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • 7984972.
    • APPLE.
    • 2.


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