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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist and listener requests. Plus requests for works by neglected composers.

Clemency Burton-Hill 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

Music Played

  • Gustav Holst

    Suite No 1 for military band - March

    Orchestra: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Timothy Reynish.
    • British Wind Band Classics.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Ave regina coelorum - antiphon

    Choir: The London Oratory Choir. Conductor: Patrick Russill.
    • Totus Tuus Sum, Maria.
    • Herald.
    • 9.
  • Franz Schubert

    4 Impromptus for piano (D.899) (Op.90), no.2 in E flat major;

    Performer: Elisabeth Leonskaja.
    • Schubert: Impromptus: Elisabeth Leonskaja.
    • Teldec.
    • 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Trojan March (Les Troyens, Act 1, No 11)

    Conductor: David Zinman. Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
    • Berlioz: La Marseillaise: Zinman/Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
    • Telarc.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 97 BWV.97 (In allen meinen Taten): Ich traue seiner Gnaden (Aria)

    Singer: Nicholas Mulroy. Ensemble: The Bach Players.
    • The Bach Players - Nun komm!.
    • Hyphen Press Music.
    • 20.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Iberia - suite orch. Arbos [orig. for piano], no.5; El Albaicin [orig. no.7]

    Orchestrator: Enrique Fernández Arbós. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Enrique Bátiz.
    • Albeniz: Orchestral music: Batiz.
    • Regis.
    • 5.
  • Richard Strauss

    4 Lieder (Op.27) [1894], no.4; Morgen

    Performer: Helmut Deutsch. Singer: Jonas Kaufmann.
    • Richard Strauss: Lieder: Janoas Kaufmann, Helmut Deutsch.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie (Overture)

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

    Mazurka (from Five Pieces)

    Performer: Frank Lloyd. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
    • MRFD92092.
    • MERLIN.
    • 5.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Habanera orch. composer [orig piano]

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Chabrier: Espana: Wiener Philharmoniker, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The long day closes

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • Romance Du Soir.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 19.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture (Suite) in E minor... [Tafelmusik, 1ere production], Conclusion

    Director: Daniel Cuiller. Ensemble: Stradivaria.
    • Telemann: Stradivaria/Daniel Cuiller.
    • Mirare.
  • George Gershwin

    Three Preludes

    Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Gershwin : The 1920's & the 1930's: Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance Marches Nos. 1-5, Op. 39: II. No. 2 in A minor

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Variations on an Original Theme "Enigma", Op. 36 / Pomp and Circumstance Marches.
    • Philips Classics.
    • 017.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 6 in C major, D 589 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Thomas Zehetmair.
    • Franz Schubert: Symphony No.6; Hans Gal - Symphony No.1.
    • Avie.
    • 3.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Cataluna arr for guitar (Suite española No 1)

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists.
    • BBC Radio 3.
    • 1.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto for cello and orchestra no. 1 (H.7b.1) in C major, 1st mvt; Moderato

    Performer: Heinrich Schiff. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Australian Eloquence.
  • Richard Strauss

    5 Lieder (Op.39) [1898], no.4; Befreit

    Singer: Felicity Lott. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Strauss: Orchestral Songs Vol.1: Lott/Scottish National Orchestra/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Prague Waltzes

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak: Legends;Prague Waltzes: BFO, Fischer.
    • Philips.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Ariodante - opera in 3 acts: Act 3 sc.8; Dopo notte [aria]

    Singer: Angelika Kirchschlager. Orchestra: Basel Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Laurence Cummings.
    • Angelika Kirchschlager: Handel - arias.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring (arr. Seeger)

    Performer: Pete Seeger.
  • Robert Schumann

    Papillons, Op. 2

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Schumann: Carnaval, Fantasiestücke, Papillons: Marc-Andre Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 11.
  • Richard Strauss

    Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: David Pyatt. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury.
    • Strauss: Horn Concertos: Britten Sinfonia/Cleobury.
    • EMI.
    • 10.

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