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Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's Breakfast, featuring seasonal music, the Musical Map of Britain and listener requests.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111 with your music requests or Musical Map suggestions.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony no. 5 (D.485) in B flat major, 2nd movement; Andante con moto

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Schubert: 8 Symphonies: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Juan de Araujo

    Los coflades de la estleya

    Ensemble: Ex Cathedra Choir. Conductor: Jeffrey Skidmore.
    • New World Symphonies - Baroque Music from L:atin America: Ex Cathedra, Jeffrey S.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata No 82, 'Ich habe genug'

    Performer: Douglas Boyd. Singer: Olaf Bär. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Peter Schreier.
    • J.S. Bach: Cantatas Nos.56, 82 and 158.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 10.
  • Rodney Bennett, Richard

    I saw three ships

    Choir: BBC Singers.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian dance no.6 in D major orch. Parlow [orig. pf. duet]

    Orchestrator: Parlow. Conductor: Iván Fischer. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra.
    • Brahms: Hungarian Dances: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 6.
  • George Butterworth

    The Banks of Green Willow

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Butterworth/Delius: English Rhapsody: Halle, Elder.
    • Halle.
  • The Cambridge Singers

    What sweeter music - carol for chorus

    Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • The John Rutter Christmas Album.
    • Collegium.
    • 17.
  • Duke Ellington

    Nutcracker Suite for jazz ensemble (Overture)

    Performer: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra.
    • The Nutcracker Suite: Duke Ellington and his orchestra.
    • Columbia.
    • 1.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Cantique de Jean Racine

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Ensemble: Capricorn Ensemble. Conductor: Edward Higginbottom.
    • Agnus Dei.
    • Erato.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Berceuse in D flat major, Op 57

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Chopin: Maurizo Pollini Edition.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 17.
  • Valda Aveling

    Good King Wenceslas - traditional carol

    Music Arranger: Douglas Gamley. Singer: Joan Sutherland. Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge. Singer: Patricia Clark.
    • Christmas Stars: Sutherland, Te Kanawa, Pavarotti.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara

    Cantus arcticus (Concerto for birds and orch) (Op.61), 3rd mvt; Swans migrating

    Orchestra: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leif Segerstam.
    • Rautavaara: Clarinet Concerto, Cantus Arcticus, etc.: Stoltzman, Helsinki PO, Se.
    • Ondine.
  • Philip Lane

    Wassail dances

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
    • Hely-Hutchinson: A Carol Symphony.
    • Naxos.
    • 11-13.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no. 28 in A major Op.101 for piano: 2nd movement; Allegro molto

    Performer: Igor Levit.
  • Franz Liszt

    Adeste fideles (Weihnachtsbaum)

    Performer: Leslie Howard.
    • Liszt Christmas Tree: Via Crucis; Chorales.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Arturo Márquez

    Conga del fuego nuevo

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Gustavo Dudamel: Discoveries.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 012.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus, K 618

    Performer: Matthew Halls. Performer: Christopher Hughes. Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Ensemble: Capricorn. Conductor: Edward Higginbottom.
    • Agnus Dei: Choir of New College, Oxford/Higginbottom.
    • Erato.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell

    Orchestra: Staatsorchester Stuttgart. Conductor: Dennis Russell Davies.
    • Arvo Part: Tabula Rasa.
    • ECM.
    • 2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on Christmas carols for baritone, chorus and orchestra

    Singer: Hervey Alan. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks.
    • The World of Vaughan Williams.
    • Decca.
    • 14.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    1812 Overture, Op 49

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Erich Kunzel.
    • Tchaikovsky: '1812' Overture; Capriccio Italien.
    • Telarc.
    • 1.
  • Trad.

    The Twelve Days of Christmas

    Music Arranger: Andrew Carter. Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • What Sweeter Music: Songs and Carols for Christmas.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 18.

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