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Thursday - 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 with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov

    Kikimora, Op 63

    Conductor: Mikhail Pletnev. Orchestra: Russian National Orchestra.
    • Newton Classics.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    English suite no. 6 in D minor BWV.811 for keyboard: Prelude..

    Performer: Glenn Gould.
    • Bach: The English Suites.
    • CBS Masterworks.
    • 8.
  • Agustín Barrios Mangoré

    Una Limosna por el amor de Dios (Gran tremolo) for guitar [Stover: vol.3 p.7]

    Performer: David Russell.
    • Music of Barrios.
    • Telarc.
    • 21.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Academic Festival Overture, Op.80

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Brahms: 4 Symphonies: Berlin Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Phaeton Op. 39

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Neeme Jarvi Conducts Saint Saens.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Chick Corea

    Children's Songs, No 6

    Performer: Chick Corea.
    • Chick Corea: Children's Songs.
    • ECM.
    • 6.
  • François Couperin

    La bersan (Pièces de clavecin, Ordre No 6)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Couperin: Keyboard Music 1: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Claude Debussy

    Valse romantique for piano

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • Debussy: Suite Bergamasque; Pour le Piano etc..
    • BIS.
    • 5.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Hary Janos - suite (Op.35a) [1927], Viennese musical clock

    Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Nimbus.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite in F major, HWV 348, 'Water Music' (Air)

    Orchestra: London Classical Players. Director: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Handel: Water & Fireworks Music: London Classical Players, Norrington.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 5.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Trio in G major, H XV 25, 'Gypsy' (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Beaux Arts Trio.
    • Haydn: Piano Trios Nos. 24-27: Beaux Arts Trio.
    • Philips Classics.
    • 006.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Mass in C major H.22.5 (Missa Cellensis (St.Cecilia mass)): Gloria

    Singer: Lucy Crowe. Choir: Choeur and Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Purcell; Handel; Haydn - To Saint Cecilia.
    • Naive.
    • 11.
  • Adolf von Henselt

    Piano Trio, Op 24 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Claudius Tanski. Performer: Benjamin Schmid. Performer: Clemens Hagen.
    • Henselt: Piano Trio, Duo, Variations.
    • MDG Gold.
    • 4.
  • Jean Sibelius Quartet

    Andante festivo arr. for string orchestra and timpani [orig. for string quartet]

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Sibelius: Gothenburg SO, Jarvi.
    • Bis.
  • Oliver Knussen

    ...upon one note

    Orchestra: London Sinfonietta. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
    • DG.
  • William Lloyd Webber

    Aurora, orchestrated David Cullen

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Lorin Maazel.
    • Variations: Andrew Lloyd Webber.
    • Philips.
    • 12.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Dance of the Miller's Wife; The Grapes (The Three-Cornered Hat)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Ernest Ansermet.
    • Decca.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gonner! - aria K.383 for soprano and orchestra

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: Orchestra of St. Luke’s. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Mozart Arias - Renee Fleming.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Aladdin - suite [7 pieces]..: Aladdin's dream and dance of the morning mists

    Orchestra: Sønderjyllands Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • Nielsen: Aladdin Suite; Pan and Syrinx.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Giacomo Puccini


    Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Puccini: Discoveries: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi/Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Brazilian Impressions: Song and Dance

    Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Naxos.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op 44 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Leonard Bernstein. Ensemble: Juilliard String Quartet.
    • Leonard Bernstein plays and conducts Beethoven/Mozart/Schumann etc.
    • Sony Music.
    • 6.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Clarinet Concerto No 2 in E flat major, Op 74 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia.
    • Weber: Concertante Works for Clarinet and Horn: Michael Collins.
    • Chandos.
    • 12.


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