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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, continuing the Advent Calendar with a work by King Henry VIII. Plus performances by guitarist John Williams.

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, opening another door on our Advent Calendar with a composition by King Henry VIII. Performances by John Williams, Robin Blaze, Christine Brewer and the Jerusalem Quartet.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festive Overture, Op 96

    Orchestra: Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Shostakovich: Symphony no.5: Dallas Symphony Orchestra/Litton.
    • Delos.
    • 1.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    On the town - stage musical: Some other time [duet]

    Performer: Roger Vignoles. Singer: Christine Brewer.
    • Echoes of Nightingales.
    • Hyperion.
    • 20.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Petite Symphonie (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Gounod/Bizet: Symphony no.1/L'Arlesienne: St Paul Chamber Orch/Hogwood.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor for two violins, BWV 1043 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Petra Müllejans. Performer: Gottfried von der Goltz. Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra.
    • J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos: Freiburger Barockorchester.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 2.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    This is the record of John

    Singer: Robin Blaze. Performer: Sarah Baldock. Choir: Winchester Cathedral Choir. Director: David Hill.
    • Gibbons - Anthems and Verse Anthems.
    • Helios.
    • 3.
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky

    Colas Breugnon, Op 24 (Overture)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • Kabalevsky: Piano concerto etc: Kathryn Stott/BBC Philharmonic/Sinaisky.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Allegro in Eb K370b

    Performer: Richard Montgomery. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Director: Margaret Faultless.
    • SIGCD345.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 14.
  • Richard Wagner

    Lohengrin - Act 3; Prelude

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Wagner: Preludes: Siegried-Idyll/Bernard Haitink.
    • Philips.
    • 4.
  • Mario Castelnuovo‐Tedesco

    Concerto no. 1 in D major Op.99 for guitar and orchestra: 3rd mvt; Ritmico Ritmico e cavalleresco

    Performer: John Williams. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Charles Groves.
    • Guitar Concertos by Rodrigo, Villa-Lobos and Castelnuovo-Tedesco.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 9.
  • Claude Debussy

    Danseuses de Delphes (Preludes Book 1 No.1 arr. Colin Matthews)

    Conductor: Sir Mark Elder. Orchestra: Hallé.
    • CDHLL7518.
    • HALLE.
    • 2.
  • Manuel de Falla

    La Vida breve "Danse espagnole no.1" arr. Kreisler for violin and piano

    Performer: Laurent Korcia. Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Danses: Laurent Korcia.
    • Naive.
    • 14.
  • Henry VIII of England

    Grene growith the holy

    Ensemble: Sirinu.
    • All Goodly Sports - The Complete Music of Henry VIII.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 2 (Op.36) in D major, 4th movement; Allegro molto

    Orchestra: The London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies 2 & 8: London Classical Players/Norrington.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 4.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    West Side Story Suite

    Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra. Conductor: John Williams.
    • Bernstein: John Williams/Boston Pops.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in F minor Op.70`2 for piano

    Performer: Marjan Kiepura.
    • KIE2000.
    • PATRIA.
    • 6.
  • William Walton

    Orb and Sceptre coronation march

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Walton: Symphony no. 1: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Andre Previn.
    • Telarc.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 1 in G minor

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.
    • Brahms: Haydn Variations etc: Robin Ticciati.
    • Tudor.
    • 17.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Ave Maria (Vespers)

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • Veni Emmanuel: Music for Advent.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 21.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto in A major H.7a.3 for violin and orchestra: 3rd movement; Allegro

    Performer: Augustin Hadelich. Orchestra: Cologne Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Helmut Müller‐Brühl.
    • Haydn: Violin Concertos.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Salley Gardens

    Music Arranger: Matthew Barley. Performer: Matthew Barley.
    • Around Britten: Matthew Barley.
    • Signum.
    • 15.
  • Gustav Holst

    St Paul's Suite, Op 29 No 2 (Finale)

    Orchestra: Scottish Ensemble. Conductor: Jonathan Rees.
    • Wilson: St Kentigern Suite: Scottish Ensemble, Jonathan Rees.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Jiga (3 Viejos aires de danza)

    Orchestra: Granada City Orchestra. Conductor: Josep Pons.
    • Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 19.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Piano Quintet No 2 in A major, Op 81 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Stefan Vladar. Ensemble: Jerusalem Quartet.
    • Dvorak: Quatuor Op.95 'Americain'.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    In den angenehmen Buschen HWV209

    Ensemble: Ensemble Guadagni. Performer: Iestyn Davies.
    • WHLive0038.
    • WIGMORE.
    • 12.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - suite Op.71a: no.3; Waltz of the flowers

    Ensemble: Harmonie Ensemble New York. Conductor: Steven Richman.
    • The Nutcracker Suites.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 8.

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