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Tuesday - 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.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus - motet for chorus and strings (K.618)

    Choir: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Mozart: Vespers and Faure: Requiem.
    • Coro.
    • 1.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave), Op.26

    Orchestra: Orchestre des Champs‐Élysées. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream: Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 12.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Romance (Op.37) arr. for flute (or violin) & piano [orig. with orchestra]

    Performer: Jeffrey Khaner. Performer: Hugh Sung.
    • The Romantic Flute: Jeffrey Khaner.
    • Avie.
    • 16.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sun Dance (The Wand of Youth Suite No 1)

    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Elgar: Wand of Youth Suites No.1 & 2: New Zealand SO/Judd.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    English Suite No 2 in A minor, BWV 807 (Prelude)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach - The English Suites.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Leos Janáček

    Youth (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Wind Soloists.
    • Dvorak; Janacek; Hummel etc.
    • ASV.
    • 5.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italian serenade arr. for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Saito Kinen Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Dvorak, Bartok, Wolf: Saito Kinen, Ozawa.
    • Philips.
    • 6.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Zaïs (Overture)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Rameau: Une Symphonie Imaginaire: Musiciens du Louvre/Minkowski.
    • Archiv.
    • 1.
  • Amy Beach

    Scottish Legend, Op.54`1

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Amy Beach - Piano Music Volume 2.
    • Guild.
    • 20.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia and fugue in C minor (BWV.537) orch. Elgar [orig. for organ], Fugue

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Orchestrator: Elgar, Edward. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Bach Transcriptions: BBC Philharmonic/Slatkin.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse mélancolique (Suite No 3 in G major, Op 55)

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Tchaikovsky: Complete Orchestral Suites: Stuttgart RSO, Marriner.
    • Brilliant.
  • Herbert Howells

    Hymnus paradisi: I heard a voice from heaven

    Choir: BBC Symphony Chorus. Singer: Joan Rodgers. Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • Howells: Hymnus Paradisi etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon)

    Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Teldec.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Hary Janos - suite (Op.35a) [1927], Song

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite - Dances of Galanta...: BFO, Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 11.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Romain Leleu. Orchestra: Baltic Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Emmanuel Leducq‐Barôme.
    • Aparte.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Danses espagnoles 'La vida breve' arr Samazeuilj

    Ensemble: Katia Labèque. Ensemble: Marielle Labèque.
    • Piano Fantasy/Music for two pianos: Katia & Marielle Labeque.
    • Philips.
    • 1-2.
  • Gustav Holst

    Margrete's Cradle Song

    Performer: Steuart Bedford. Singer: Susan Gritton.
    • The English Song Series 6 - Holst.
    • Naxos.
    • 32.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Phaëton (Chaconne in G major)

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Blow, Corelli, Finger, Marini: Chaconne: Musica Antiqua Koln.
    • DG.
    • 1.
  • Richard Wagner

    Trauermusik [on motifs from Weber's "Euryanthe"] for wind band

    Orchestra: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
    • Experiments on a March.
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival overture (Op.92)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: István Kertész.
    • DECCA.
  • Sir Harrison Birtwistle

    Sad Song

    Performer: Richard Shaw.
    • Harrison Birtwistle - Refrains and Choruses.
    • Deux-Elles.
    • 14.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Forlane (Le tombeau de Couperin)

    Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Conductor: Charles Dutoit.
    • Ravel: Ma Mere L'Oye; Pavane pour une Infante Defunte: Orchestre Symphonique de.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    1st movement (Un poco allegro)from Sonata in A flat major, Wq.49`2 (Wurttemberg no.2)

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • C P E Bach Wurttemberg Sonatas.
    • 4.
  • Anon.


    Performer: Julian Bream. Performer: Catherine Mackintosh. Performer: Nancy Hadden. Performer: Jane Ryan. Performer: James Tyler. Performer: Robert Spencer. Ensemble: Julian Bream Consort.
    • Fantasies, Ayres and Dances: The Julian Bream Consort.
    • RCA Victor.
    • 11.


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