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Monday - Ian Skelly

Ian Skelly presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with the Best of British Music Playlist and Georgian Gems. Plus requests for amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls.

18th Century season. Ian Skelly presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring Handel at half-past eight and Georgian Gems, compiled from listener requests. Also, including the Best of British music Playlist and your requests for amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Mon 28 Apr 2014 06:30

Music Played

  • Georges Bizet

    Farandole, from L'Arlésienne – Suite No 2

    Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Conductor: Charles Dutoit.
    • Bizet: Carmen, L'Arlesienne Suites: Montreal, Charles Dutoit.
    • Decca.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Allegro moderato - 2nd movement from Sonata no. 4 in A major G.4)

    Performer: Cécile Licad. Performer: Alban Gerhardt.
    • Casals: Encores: Alban Gerhardt, Cecile Licad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 12.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Petite Symphonie - Finale (Allegretto)

    Ensemble: Athena Ensemble.
    • Music for Wind Ensembles.
    • Chandos.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Festive March from Mlada

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition; A Night on bald Mountain.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 19.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV 230

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
  • John Eccles

    Suite 'made for the Queen's Coronation': Overture; Trumpet Air; Minuet

    Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Performer: Mark Bennett. Director: Peter Holman.
    • CDA55258.
    • 30-32.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Romance (Suite No 2 for two pianos, Op 17)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • Philips.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival Overture

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Brahms/Dvorak: Symphony 3 / Variations on a Theme By Haydn.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Anonymous

    Sumer is icumen in/Perspice Christicola

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Conductor: Edward Higginbottom.
    • Early One Morning.
    • Erato.
  • William Byrd

    Mass for 4 voices: Sanctus; Benedictus

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Conductor: Peter Phillips.
    • The Tallis Scholars Sing William Byrd.
    • Gimell.
    • 9.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Spring Song, Op 16

    Conductor: Osmo Vänskä. Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra.
    • The Sound of Sibelius: Lahti Symphony Orchestra/Osmo Vanska.
    • Bis.
    • 7.
  • Claude Debussy

    2 Arabesques for piano, no.1 in E major;

    Performer: Pascal Rogé.
    • A Debussy Recital: Pascal Roge.
    • Decca.
    • 17.
  • Constant Lambert

    Romeo and Juliet,1st tableau: Rondino; Gavotte & Trio

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Norman Del Mar.
    • Lambert: Romeo and Juliet/Pomona/Muni.
    • Lyrita.
    • 1-2.
  • William Boyce

    Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem - coronation anthem for chorus and orchestra

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Conductor: Edward Higginbottom. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Critics' Choice - Coronation Anthems: Handle; Boyce; Blow; Purcell, etc..
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Scott Joplin

    Maple leaf rag arr. Jeanneau for two pianos [orig. for piano]

    Performer: Marielle Labèque. Performer: Katia Labèque. Music Arranger: François Jeanneau.
    • Gladrags: Katia & Marielle Labeque.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • John Hebden

    Concerto in C major Op.2`2 for strings

    Ensemble: Cantilena. Director: Adrian Shepherd.
    • Hebden: 6 Concertos for Strings.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Richard Strauss

    Der Rosenkavalier (Act 3: Waltz sequence)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
    • R.Strauss: Rosenkavalier Waltzes, Burleske: Thibaudet/Blomstedt.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Franz Schubert

    Entzuckung D.413

    Singer: Toby Spence. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • The Hyperion Schubert Edition - An 1816 Schubertiad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Chaconne and Variations in G major, HWV 435

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Murray Perahia plays Handel and Scarlatti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Gustav Holst

    St Paul's Suite, Op 29 No 2 (Finale)

    Orchestra: Scottish Ensemble. Conductor: Jonathan Rees.
    • Wilson: St Kentigern Suite: Scottish Ensemble, Jonathan Rees.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 103 (H.1.103) in E flat major "Drum roll", 4th movement; Finale

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Haydn: The London Symphonies: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra/Davis.
    • Philips.
    • 12.
  • John Dowland

    Say, Love, if ever thou didst find

    Composer: John Dowland. Performer: Iestyn Davies. Performer: Thomas Dunford.
    • CDA68007.
    • 13.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Scherzo in D minor

    Orchestra: Radio Filharmonisch Orkest Holland. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Rachmaninov: Complete Symphonies and Orchestral Works: Edo de Waart.
    • Exton.
    • 5.


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