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Tuesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Music Playlist, compiled from listener requests.
Email or text 83111 with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Konig Stephan - incidental music (Op.117); Overture

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • Beethoven: Overturen - Weiner Philharmoniker/Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony no. 6 (D.589) in C major, 1st movement; Adagio - allegro

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Schubert: 8 Symphonies: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Iberia - suite orch. Arbos [orig. for piano], no.3; Triana [orig. no.6]

    Conductor: Enrique Bátiz. Orchestrator: Enrique Fernández Arbós. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Albeniz: Orchestral music: Batiz.
    • Regis.
    • 3.
  • Alexander Gretchaninov

    Nine sili nebesniya

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Russian Treasures.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Álvarez Alonso

    Suspiros de Espana [Longing for Spain]

    Orchestrator: Juan J. Colomer. Singer: Plácido Domingo. Orchestra: Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid. Conductor: Miguel Roa.
    • Pasion Espanola: Placido Domingo.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor, BWV 232 (Gloria in excelsis Deo; Et in terra pax)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • J.S.Bach: Mass in B Minor BWV 232: John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4-5.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Soirées musicales, Op 9 (March and Canzonetta)

    Conductor: Richard Bonynge. Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Rossini/Respighi: La Boutique Fantasque: National Philharmonic Orchestra/Bonynge.
    • Decca.
    • 2-3.
  • Aaron Copland

    Hoe-Down arr. Cassidy and Thomas (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • New World Quartets.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Claude Debussy

    Jeux de vagues (La mer)

    Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Debussy: La Mer: Abbado, Lucerne Festival Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Léo Delibes

    Pizzicato (Sylvia)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • New Year's Concert 2014.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Prelude in D flat major, Op 28 No 15, 'Raindrop'

    Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • Chopin: 26 Preludes Scherzo NR. 2 - Martha Argerich.
    • DG.
    • 15.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Theodora - oratorio in 3 acts: Act 2 sc.5; To thee, thou glorious son..

    Singer: Rosemary Joshua. Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Ensemble: The English Concert. Director: Harry Bicket.
    • Handel: Duets.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Joseph Haydn

    The Creation [Die Schopfung] (H.21.2), Pt 1 no.13; Die Himmel erzahlen ...

    Singer: Gerald Finley. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Singer: Michael Schade. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Singer: Sylvia McNair. Choir: Monteverdi Choir.
    • Haydn: The Creation: John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 14.
  • Nikolay Tcherepnin

    Sketch Op.45`3 for oboe and piano; Sketch Op.45`4 for oboe and piano

    Performer: Ivan Paisov. Performer: Natalia Shcherbakova.
    • The Russian Oboe.
    • Naxos.
    • 9-10.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Thunder and Lightning Polka

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • TELDEC.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in A major K.305 for violin and keyboard - 1st movt

    Performer: Ray Chen. Performer: Christoph Eschenbach.
    • Mozart - Ray Chen.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 88765447752.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata No 13 in B flat major, K 333 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Belkis, Queen of Sheba (The Dance of Belkis at Dawn)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Respighi: Belkis Queen of Sheba and Metamorphoseon.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Thomas Tomkins

    When David heard that Absalom was slain

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Thomas Tomkins: The Great Service: The Tallis Scholars.
    • Gimell.
    • 5.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Nabucco - Overture

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Claudio Abbado: Verdi Overtures.
    • RCA.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B flat major, RV.166

    Ensemble: Concerto Italiano. Director: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Vivaldi - Concerti per archi II.
    • Naive.
    • 28-30.


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