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Saturday - Victoria Meakin

Victoria Meakin presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring your requests in our Advent Calendar of seasonal music.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111 with your music requests and Musical Map suggestions.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Léo Delibes

    Coppelia - ballet

    Conductor: Mark Ermler. Performer: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
    • ROYAL OPERA HOUSE.
    • ROH-006.
  • E T A Hoffmann

    Quintet in C minor for harp and string quartet

    Performer: Masumi Nagasawa. Performer: Hoffmeister Quartet.
    • PROFIL.
    • PH-07063.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita no. 4 in D major BWV.828 for keyboard

    Performer: Rosalyn Tureck.
    • Philips.
    • 456 976 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Belshazzar - oratorio

    Performer: Iestyn Davies. Performer: Rosemary Joshua. Performer: William Christie. Performer: Les Arts Florissants Orchestra.
    • LES ARTS FLORISSANTS.
    • AF 001.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Tzigane - rapsodie de concert for violin and piano

    Performer: Chantal Juillet. Performer: Pascal Rogé.
    • DECCA.
    • 448-612-2.
  • Stan Tracey

    Under Milk Wood - suite

    Performer: Bobby Wellins. Performer: The Stan Tracey Quartet.
    • RESTEAMED.
    • RSJ101.
  • George Gershwin

    Girl crazy - musical [1930]

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas. Performer: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • CBS.
    • MK 42240-.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Persee - tragedie in a prologue and 5 acts LWV.60

    Performer: Christophe Rousset. Performer: Les Talens Lyriques.
    • NAIVE.
    • AM-170.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Cavalleria rusticana - opera in 1 act

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 415-856-2.
  • Henry Purcell

    King Arthur, or The British worthy Z.628

    Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Performer: Stephen Varcoe. Performer: English Baroque Soloists. Performer: Monteverdi Choir.
    • ERATO.
    • 4509-96552-2.
  • Michael Nyman

    The Draughtsman's contract - music for the film

    Performer: Michael Nyman Band.
    • MICHAEL NYMAN RECORDS.
    • MNRCD105.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Concerto in D major Op.35 for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Kirill Karabits. Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Bournemouth S O.
    • Decca.
    • 478 3529.
  • Winchester Cathedral Choir

    TRADITIONAL: Gabriel's Message

    Conductor: David Hill.
    • BBC.
    • WMEF 00492.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    12 Variations on 'Ah, vous dirai-je, Maman' K.265 for piano

    Performer: Clara Haskil.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 456 829 2.
  • Aaron Copland

    Rodeo - 4 dance episodes

    Conductor: Leonard Bernstein. Performer: New York Philharmonic.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • smk-63082.
  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    Litanies de la vierge H.83 for 6 soloists, chorus a6, 2 tr viols & bc [1683-5]

    Performer: Sebastian Daunce. Performer: Correspondances Ensemble.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • HMC 902169.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Invitation to the dance - rondo brillant, orch. Berlioz [orig. for piano]

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 422-050-2.

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