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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, 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

  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D minor, K 9, 'Pastorale'

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Scarlatti: Sonatas: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 18.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Signor Bruschino (Overture)

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Rossini: 10 Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Marche miniature viennoise

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Performer: Katya Apekisheva.
    • Kreisler - Violin Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Bugler's Holiday

    Orchestra: Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Frederick Fennell.
    • Mercury Living Presence.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D major, BWV 1050 - 3rd movement, Allegro

    Performer: Enrico Onofri. Performer: Giovanni Antonini. Performer: Michele Barchi. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico. Conductor: Giovanni Antonini.
    • J.S. Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos; Il Giardino Armonico.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 6.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    13 Preludes Op.32 for piano: no.9 in A minor

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • CDA 67700.
    • 20.
  • Antonio Salieri

    Falstaff (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Salieri: Symphonies, Ovtures and Variations.
    • Chandos.
    • 14.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier


    Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Conductor: Charles Dutoit.
    • Fete a la Francaise: Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal/Dutoit.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Serenade for Strings in E major, Op 22 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Dvorak: String Serenade in E major: English Chamber Orchestra/Mackerras.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    12 Studies for piano (Op.10), no.8 in F major

    Performer: Peter Donohoe.
    • 7 54416 2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G major, RV 150

    Performer: Adrian Chandler. Ensemble: La Serenissima.
    • Vivaldi: The French Connection 2.
    • Avie.
    • 17.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    A Grand, Grand Overture, Op 57

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Arnold: Overtures: BBC Philharmonic/Gamba.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in C major, K 373

    Performer: Thomas Zehetmair. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Zehetmair.
    • The Teldec Recordings: Thomas Zehetmair.
    • Teldec.
    • 3.
  • Léo Delibes

    Coppélia Waltz arr Dohnanyi

    Performer: Martin Roscoe. Music Arranger: Erno Dohnanyi.
    • Dohnanyi: Piano Music: Martin Roscoe.
    • Hyperion.
  • George Gershwin

    Porgy and Bess - Act 1 sc.1; Summertime

    Singer: Sarah Vaughan. Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Classic Gershwin!.
    • CBS.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    The Ruler of the Spirits, Op 27

    Orchestra: Tapiola Sinfonietta. Conductor: Jean‐Jacques Kantorow.
    • Weber: Overtures.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Nacht und Traume D.827, arr. Queyras and Tharaud

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud. Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras.
    • Schubert - Arpeggione Sonata.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 18.
  • Richard Rodgers

    Oh, what a beautiful mornin' (Oklahoma!)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • Bryn Terfel - Rodgers and Hammerstein.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • John Ireland

    Greater love hath no man

    Performer: Philip Scriven. Choir: Winchester Cathedral Choir. Director: David Hill.
    • Favourite Anthems From Winchester.
    • Herald.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water Music Suite in D (Allegro; Alla hornpipe)

    Orchestra: The London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Handel: Water Music: London Classical Players/Norrington.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 10-11.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 96 in D major, 'Miracle' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 4.
  • Franz Schubert

    Du bist die Ruh, D 776

    Singer: Simon Keenlyside. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Schubert Recital.
    • EMI Eminence.
    • 20.
  • William Brade

    Cornish Dance; Irish Dance; Scottish Dance

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Performer: Timothy Roberts.
    • English music from Henry VIII to Charles II.
    • 17.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Five Pieces for Violin & Paino Op 81: Valse

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: Huw Watkins.
    • SIGCD 376.
    • 3.
  • George Gershwin

    Cuban Overture

    Orchestra: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Barber/Bernstein/Gershwin/Copland: Great American Showpieces.
    • EMI.
    • 6.


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