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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, with a new Breakfast feature highlighting listener's favourite British music.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Alwyn

    Fantasy Walzes for piano: No 2; Scherzando: no 4; Grazioso

    Performer: Ashley Wass.
  • Anon.


    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Villancicos y danzas criollas 1550-1750: Hesperion XXI/Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 10.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cantabile for piano (B.84) in B flat major

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Performer: Vovka Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oster-oratorio (BWV.249), Sinfonia

    Ensemble: The Brandenburg Consort. Conductor: Roy Goodman.
    • Rondeaux Royaux: The Brandenburg Consort, Roy Goodman.
    • Hyperion.
    • 24.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue)

    Music Arranger: The Swingle Singers. Performer: The Swingle Singers.
    • Bach Hits Back - The Swingle Singers.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 18.
  • Giovanni Bottesini

    Gran Concerto in F sharp minor (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Thomas Martin. Performer: Emma Johnson. Performer: José‐Luis García. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Giovanni Bottesini - A Showcase - Thomas Martin/Emma Johnson/ Jose-Luis Garcia/.
    • ASV.
    • 6.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Tierces majeurs et mineures, Op 111 No 1

    Performer: Piers Lane.
    • Saint-Saens: The complete etudes: Piers Lane.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Aaron Copland

    Buckaroo Holiday (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Copland the Populist: Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Hamlet - music for the film (Op.116) [1964], Ball at the palace

    Conductor: Dmitry Yablonsky. Orchestra: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Shostakovich: Hamlet.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Prague Waltzes

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak: Legends;Prague Waltzes: BFO, Fischer.
    • Philips.
  • Karl Goldmark

    The Queen of Sheba: Overture; Night Music and Festive Music

    Conductor: Adam Fischer. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Budapest State Opera.
    • Hungaroton.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E flat major, Op 55 No 2 arr Heifetz

    Performer: Nikolaj Znaider. Performer: Daniel Gortler.
    • Bravo! Virtuoso and Romantic Encores For Violin.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon duodecimi toni à 10, C179

    Ensemble: Empire Brass Quintet and friends. Conductor: Rolf Smedvig.
    • Gabrieli: Empire brass quintet/Smedvig.
    • TELARC.
    • 001.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Dopo notte (Ariodante)

    Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Conductor: Harry Christophers. Orchestra: Symphony of Harmony and Invention.
    • Heroes and Heroines: Handel Arias.
    • Coro.
    • 8.
  • George Gershwin

    Sweet and low-down (Tip-Toes)

    Composer: Ira Gershwin. Ensemble: Harmonie Ensemble New York. Conductor: Steven Richman.
    • Gershwin by Grofe: Harmonie Ensemble, New York.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 6 in D major, 'Le matin' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra.
    • Haydn: Symphonies no. 6-8@ Freiburger Barockorchester.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto for cello and orchestra no. 2 (H.7b.2) in D major, 3rd mvt; Rondo

    Performer: Pieter Wispelwey. Ensemble: Florilegium.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Anthony Holborne

    Lullabie Galliard

    Performer: Ronald Romm. Performer: Frederic Mills. Performer: David Ohanian. Performer: Eugene Watts. Performer: Charles Daellenbach. Music Arranger: Mark Kroll. Ensemble: Canadian Brass.
    • Canadian Brass: English Renaissance Music.
    • CBS.
  • 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

    Ave verum corpus, K 618

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Mozart: Requiem.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 15.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini OverturesThe Chamber Orchestra Of Europe.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Marche militaire No 1 in D major, D 733

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim. Performer: Radu Lupu.
    • Schubert: Marches Militaires: Daniel Barenboim/Radu Lupu.
    • Teldec.
    • 1.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Men's Dance (Aleko)

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • EMI.
  • Josef Suk

    Piano Quartet in A minor, Op 1 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Ian Brown. Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • Josef Suk: Piano Quintet/Piano Quartet: The Nash Ensemble.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • William Walton

    Viola Concerto (1st mvt)

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Walton: Violin and Viola Concertos.
    • EMI.
    • 1.


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