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Friday - Ian Skelly

Ian Skelly presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with the Best of British Music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Plus neglected composers and amateur music groups.

18th Century: Majesty, Music & Mischief. 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.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 11 Apr 2014 06:30

Music Played

  • Francisco Tárrega

    Recuerdos de la Alhambra

    Performer: Miloš Karadaglić.
    • The Guitar: Milos Karadaglic.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Riccardo Drigo

    Pas de Trois

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • The Art of the Prima Ballerina.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • James Hook

    Concerto for piano and orchestra (Op.1`5) in D major, Andante

    Performer: Paul Nicholson. Orchestra: The Parley of Instruments.
    • English 18th Century Keyboard Concertos: Parley of Instruments/Nicholson.
    • Helios.
    • 18.
  • Ronald Binge

    The Water Mill

    Performer: Ruth Scott. Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics: New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, BWV 552, 'St Anne' (Fugue)

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • Bach: Famous Organ Works.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Francesco Maria Veracini

    Overture No 2 in F major (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Veracini: 5 Ouvertures: Musica Antiqua Koln/Goebel.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 8.
  • Traditional Scottish

    My love is like a red, red rose

    Music Arranger: Craig Leon. Singer: Andreas Scholl. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Andreas Scholl - Wayfaring Stranger; Folksongs.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo and Juliet - Romeo at Friar Lawrence's

    Conductor: Seiji Ozawa. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra.
    • Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet: Boston Symphony Orchestra/Ozawa.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Violin Sonata No 5 in F major, Op 24, 'Spring' (1st mvt)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • Beethoven: Complete Sonatas for piano & violin: Faust, Melnikov.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 4.
  • Anon.

    La Furstemberg

    Performer: Peter Whelan. Ensemble: Ensemble Marsyas.
    • The Proud Bassoon.
    • Linn Records.
    • 2.
  • Arthur Somervell

    Concerto in A minor (Highland) for piano and orchestra: 1st mvt

    Performer: Martin Roscoe. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Somervell - 'Highland' Concerto; Cowen - Concertstuck.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Edvard Grieg

    6 Songs (Op.48), no.4; Die Verschwiegene Nachtigall

    Singer: Chen Reiss. Performer: Charles Spencer.
    • Le Rossignol et la Rose.
    • ONYX.
    • 4.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Maskarade (Overture)

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Nielsen: Orchestral Music: Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Dausgaard.
    • DaCapo.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Marche miniature viennoise

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Performer: Katya Apekisheva.
    • Kreisler - Violin Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quartet in C major Op.59`3 (Rasumovsky) for strings: 4th mvt; Allegro molto (finale)

    Ensemble: Belcea Quartet.
    • Belcea Quartet - Beethoven: The Complete String Quartets.
    • Zig Zag Territories.
    • 8.
  • John Dowland

    Can she excuse my wrongs

    Performer: Thomas Dunford. Singer: Iestyn Davies.
    • Dowland - The Art of Melancholy.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Requiem: Requiem Aeternam and Kyrie

    Singer: Joanne Lunn. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: John Butt.
    • Mozart - Requiem.
    • Linn Records.
    • 18-19.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no.14: Malaguena; Allegretto

    Singer: Gal James. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Shostakovich: Symphony No.14.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy (The Nutcracker)

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Berliner Philharmoniker/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 12.
  • Giulio Regondi

    Leisure Moments 5,7, and 8

    Performer: Douglas Rogers.
    • The Great Regondi: Vol.2.
    • Bridge.
    • 10-12.
  • Gustav Holst

    Walt Whitman Overture, Op 7

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Holst: Cotswolds Symphony.
    • Naxos.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major, Kk.492

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Baroque Masterpieces for Harpsichord - Trevor Pinnock.
    • Regis.
    • 20.
  • Josef Lanner

    Jagd-Galoppe

    Orchestra: Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester. Conductor: Willi Boskovsky.
    • 575676-2.
    • EMI.
    • 9.

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