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Thursday - Ian Skelly

Ian Skelly presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Also, including your requests for works by neglected composers, amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Thu 20 Feb 2014 06:30

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy


    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Debussy: Preludes etc.: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 18.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    2 Marches K.335: no.1 in D major

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Concentus Musicus Wien - Mozart.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Signor Bruschino (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini: Overtures: London Symphony Orchestra/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Maurice Ravel

    String Quartet in F major (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Alban Berg Quartett.
    • EMI.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in C major for two keyboards, BWV 1061, arr Loussier (Fuga)

    Performer: Güher Pekinel. Performer: Süher Pekinel. Ensemble: Jacques Loussier Trio.
    • Take Bach: Jacques Loussier Trio/Guher & Suher Pekinel.
    • Teldec.
    • 9.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Caprice viennois, Op 2

    Performer: Leonidas Kavakos. Performer: Péter Nagy.
    • Favourite Encores: Kavakos/Nagy.
    • Delos.
    • 9.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Bourrée fantasque

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Music Arranger: Felix Mottl.
    • Chabrier: Orchestral Works: Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20

    Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • Teldec.
  • Trad.

    The Carnival of Venice - Variations for Brass Quintet

    Music Arranger: Elgar Howarth. Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble: The Lighter Side.
    • Decca.
  • Henri Vieuxtemps

    Sonata for viola and piano (Op.36) in B flat major, 3rd mvt; Finale Scherzando

    Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Kirill Gerstein.
    • Brahms/Clarke/Vieuxtemps: Zimmermann/Gerstein.
    • Myrios Classics.
    • 6.
  • Franz Lehár

    Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss (Giuditta)

    Singer: Felicity Lott. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Armin Jordan.
    • Virgin.
  • William Walton

    Portsmouth Point - overture

    Conductor: Bryden Thomson. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 27 (K.595) ..., 3rd mvt; Allegro

    Director: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • 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.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Foxtrot (Suite for Jazz Band No 1)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor, BWV 232 (Sanctus, Pleni sunt coeli)

    Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Choir: Monteverdi Choir.
    • Bach: Sacred Choral Works: Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 10.
  • Louis Spohr

    Rondo al espagnol (Clarinet Concerto No 4 in E minor)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Robin O'Neill.
    • Spohr - Clarinet Concertos 3 and 4.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Patrick Thomas Hawes

    Angelus Domini

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford.
    • DECCA.
    • 374 2046.
    • 10.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Zaïs (Overture)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Rameau: Une Symphonie Imaginaire: Musiciens du Louvre/Minkowski.
    • Archiv.
    • 1.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Little Suite for Brass Band No 1 (Siciliano)

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Elgar Howarth.
    • Arnold on brass: Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Howarth/Arnold.
    • Conifer.
    • 18.
  • Gaspar Cassadó

    Requiebros for cello and piano

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Rina Dokshinsky.
    • Music for Cello and Piano: Alban Gerhardt.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 15.
  • Sergei Rachmaninov

    10 Preludes Op 23 no 6 in E flat major

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • CDA 67700.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 5 in B flat major, D 485 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Tonhalle Orchester Zürich. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Schubert: Symphonies No. 5 & 6: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Zinman.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 4.


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