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Tuesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's Breakfast, with specially recorded carols from the BBC Singers and your requests in our Advent Calendar of seasonal music.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 36 BWV.36..: Part 1; Schwingt freudig euch empor (Chorus)

    Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent. Director: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Bach/Adventskantaten/Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • John Rutter

    Shepherd's pipe carol

    Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No 4 in E minor, Op 98 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Brahms - The Symphonies.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Frank Bridge

    Sir Roger de Coverley, Christmas Dance

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Bridge: Orchestral Works Vol. 3: Shelley / BBC NOW / Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen for 4 voices arr. Jan Sandstrom

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • Veni Emmanuel - Music for Advent.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tornami a vagheggiar (Alcina)

    Singer: Danielle de Niese. Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Danielle de Niese Handel Arias Les Arts Florissants William Christie.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Seasons (Op.37b) orch. Gauk [orig. for piano], December (Christmas)

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: Suite No.4/The Seasons: Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 26.
  • Josef Suk

    Meditation on an old Czech Hymn

    Ensemble: Signum Quartet.
    • BBC Radio 3 Recording New Generation Artists.
  • Langford, Gordon

    A Christmas Fantasy - medley of Christmas carols arr. for chorus & orchestra

    Orchestra: Sellers Engineering Band. Choir: Huddersfield Choral Society. Conductor: Brian Kay.
    • A Christmas Celebration.
    • Chandos.
    • 18.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no. 31 in A flat major Op.110 for piano: 1st movement; Moderato cantabile

    Performer: Igor Levit.
    • Igor Levit - Beethoven: The Late Piano Sonatas.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Così fan tutte (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • EMI.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopédie No 1 in D major

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • Satie & comagnie: Anne Queffelec.
    • Mirare.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Valse (Suite No 2 for two pianos, Op 17)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky.
    • The Rachmaninov Experience.
    • Warner Classics and Jazz.
  • Will Todd

    My Lord has come

    Conductor: Nigel Short. Choir: Tenebrae.
    • Todd: The Call of Wisdom: Tenebrae, ECO, Short.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Aida - Act 2 sc.2; Gloria all'Egitto [chorus] -

    Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli. Orchestra: Chorus and Orchestra of the Deutche Oper.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 10.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (RV.310) in G major, transc. for trumpet

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • Italian Concertos; Alison Balsom, Scottish Ensemble.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 14.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Walkure [Part 2 of 'Der Ring ...'], Act 3; The Ride of the Valkyries

    Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Wagner: The Ring: Daniel BarenBoim, Orchestre de Paris.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Émile Waldteufel

    Les Patineurs, Op 183

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Great Cnoductors of the 20th Century - Herbert Von Karajan.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.


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