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Friday - 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 Kk.141

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Erato.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le jardin féerique (Ma mère l'oye)

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Yannick Nezet-Seguin Ravel Rotterdam Phiharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 17.
  • Astor Piazzolla


    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
    • Fairy Tales: Ksenija Sidorova.
    • Champs Hill.
    • 17.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • 9031732792.
    • Teldec.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV.1048

    Performer: Hirsch Chamber Players.
    • Bach - Brandenburg Concertos/Orchestral Suites.
    • Pearl.
    • 9-10.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Vespro della Beata Vergine [1610], Nisi Dominus [10 voices & bc]

    Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • C. Monteverdi : Vespro della Beata Vergine - 1610: Christina Pluhar/L'Arpeggiata.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 8.
  • Léo Delibes

    Prelude; Mazurka (Coppélia Suite)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • French Ballet Music: Sir Charles Mackerras.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Lieder und Gesange: no.7; Ich ging mit Lust durch einen grunen Wald

    Performer: Helmut Deutsch. Singer: Roderick Williams.
    • Wolf/Mahler/Schumann.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
    • 13.
  • Giuseppe Torelli

    Concerto for trumpet and strings (G.2-3) in D major

    Performer: Niklas Eklund. Ensemble: Wasa Baroque Ensemble. Director: Gabriel Bania. Director: Edward H. Tarr.
    • The art of the Baroque Trumpet Vol 5: Eklund/Segal/Wasa Baroque Ensemble.
    • Naxos.
    • 11.
  • Cole Porter

    Too darn hot

    Singer: Ann Miller.
  • Giovanni Battista Bononcini

    Care luci dei mio bene - cantata..: Piu vaga e vezzosetta

    Performer: Wieland Kuijken. Performer: Sigiswald Kuijken. Performer: Lucy van Dael. Singer: René Jacobs. Performer: Robert Kohnen.
    • VIvaldi; Bononcini: Kantaten.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 18.
  • William Walton

    Popular Song (Façade)

    Singer: Edith Sitwell. Conductor: Frederick Prausnitz. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra.
    • Sir William Walton: Facade/Belshazzar's Feast.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 16.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto/Octet: James Ehnes.
    • Onyx.
    • 3.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Des Liebsten Schwur

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in D major, K 320, 'Posthorn' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Mozart: Essential Symphonies Vol.III, No.8 K320, No.40.
    • Hanssler Classic.
    • 5.
  • Jean Sibelius

    5 Pieces Op.81 for violin and piano: no.1; Mazurka

    Performer: Tamsin Waley-Cohen. Performer: Huw Watkins.
    • 1917.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 1.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sonata - 1697 no. 2 in E flat major Z.803 for 2 violins and continuo

    Performer: The King’s Consort.
    • Purcell - Ten Sonatas in Four Parts.
    • Vivat.
    • 18.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World): 1st mvt; Adagio..

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • Dvorak: Complete Symphonies and Concertos.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • John Sheppard

    In manus tuas Domine I

    Choir: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
    • The Voice of the Turtle Dove.
    • Coro.
    • 5.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Suite for jazz band (Waltz 2)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Shostakovich: The Jazz Album - Brautigam, Masseurs.
    • Decca.
    • 13.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto BWV.1060 reconstr. Schneider vers. in C minor: 1st mvt; Allegro

    Performer: Nimrod Guez. Performer: Rick Stotijn. Performer: Pauline Sachse. Performer: Julia-Maria Kretz. Performer: Jan Jansen. Performer: Cindy Albracht. Performer: Ramón Ortega Quero. Performer: Monika Urbonaite. Performer: Fredrik Paulsson. Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Tijmen Huisingh. Performer: Maarten Jansen. Performer: Boris Brovtsyn.
    • J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in G major, Op 77 No 1 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets Opp.77 and 103.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Frederick Delius

    To be sung of a summer night on the water

    Singer: Mark Padmore. Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Director: John Rutter.
    • THERE IS SWEET MUSIC. English Choral Songs 1890-1950.
    • 002.
  • György Ligeti

    Sonatina for piano duet

    Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard. Performer: Irina Kataeva.
    • Ligeti: Keyboard Works.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 6-8.


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