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Monday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Music Playlist, listener requests, works by neglected composers and wake-up calls.

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

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise in A major, Op 40 No 1, 'Military'

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Decca.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Luisa Miller: Overture

  • William Byrd

    Unto the hills mine eyes I lift

    Choir: Cardinall's Musick. Director: Andrew Carwood.
    • Byrd - The Great Service.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Lasst mich allein: no.1 from 4 Lieder, Op.82

    Performer: Alisa Weilerstein. Performer: Anna Polonsky. Music Arranger: John Lenehan.
    • Alisa Weilerstein Dvorak.
    • DECCA.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Bist Du Bei Mir

    Singer: Aafje Heynis. Performer: Pierre Palla.
    • Aafje Heynis sings Vol.1.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Capriccio in E minor, Op 81 No 3

    Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Mendelssohn: String Quartets Opp.80 and 81; Octet.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Gloria in excelsis Deo (Gloria)

    Ensemble: Polyphony. Choir: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Director: Stephen Layton.
    • Poulenc - Gloria; Motets.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1-2.
  • Johann Strauss I

    Walzer a la Paganini for violin and orchestra (Op.11)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Lorin Maazel.
    • BMG.
  • Franz Schubert

    2 Scherzi for piano (D.593), no.1 in B flat major;

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Schubert: 6 Moments Musicaux, Allegretto D915 etc: Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Danza espanola No 1 (La vida breve)

    Performer: Julian Bream. Performer: John Williams.
    • RCA.
  • Vivian Dunn

    The Mountbatten March

    Conductor: Captain Peter Summers. Performer: Band of HM Royal Marines.
    • RAF and Royal Marines Bands.
    • Conifer.
    • 7.
  • Gerald Finzi

    O mistress mine; Who is Sylvia? (Let Us Garlands Bring, Op 18)

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Bryn Terfel.
    • DG.
  • Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf

    Symphony No 2 in D major after Ovid's Metamorphoses (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Cantilena. Conductor: Adrian Shepherd.
    • Dittersdorf: Six Symphonies.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Chants d'Auvergne - set 5 - no.2; Quand z'eyro petitoune [Lorsque j'etais petite]

    Singer: Véronique Gens. Orchestra: Orchestre National de Lille-Region Nord/Pas-de Calais. Conductor: Jean‐Claude Casadesus.
    • Caneloube: Chants d'Auvergne (Selection): Casadesus.
    • Naxos.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping Beauty (Waltz)

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky - The Sleeping Beauty (complete).
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in G major Op.30`3 for violin and piano: 1st movement; Allegro assai

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Gidon Kremer.
    • Beethoven: Violonsonaten nr.6-8.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • William Mundy

    Vox patris caelestis

    Director: Harry Christophers. Choir: The Sixteen.
    • The Golden Age of English Polyphony.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Wie Melodien zieht es mir, Op.105 No.1

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Szymanowski, Chausson, Saint-Saens.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite (Intermezzo)

    Conductor: Lorin Maazel. Orchestra: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
    • Sibelius: Symphony No.3 etc: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra/Maazel.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Percy Grainger

    Shepherd's hey

    Performer: Black Dyke Band. Conductor: Roy Newsome.
    • Christmas Fantasy.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 9.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sonata - 1697 no. 10 in D major Z.811 for 2 violins and continuo

    Performer: The King’s Consort.
    • Purcell: Ten Sonatas in Four Parts.
    • Vivat.
    • 11-12.
  • Claude‐Joseph Rouget de l’Isle

    La Marseillaise, arr. for double chorus and orchestra [after Rouget]

    Singer: Marcel Vanaud. Singer: François Le Roux. Singer: Françoise Pollet. Singer: Tibere Raffalli. Orchestra: Toulouse Capitol Orchestra. Conductor: Michel Plasson. Choir: Toulouse Capitole Choir. Composer: Hector Berlioz. Singer: Olivier Picard.
    • Revolution Francaise.
    • EMI.
    • 8.


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