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Sunday - Victoria Meakin

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

Victoria Meakin 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 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia - incidental music

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Performer: Gothenburg S O..
    • BIS.
    • CD-222.
  • George Onslow

    Sonata in F major Op.16`1 for cello or violin and piano

    Performer: Maria Kliegel. Performer: Nina Tichman.
    • NAXOS.
    • 8.572830.
  • Enrique Granados

    Goyescas, o Los majos enamorados - opera in 1 act

    Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: Kate Royal. Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • EMI CLASSICS.
    • EMI 3-94419 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 9 in E minor Op.95 (From the New World)

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 439 009-2.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    3 Motets Op.38

    Performer: Richard Marlow. Performer: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge.
    • CONIFER CLASSICS.
    • CDCF 155.
  • Charles‐Marie Widor

    Symphony no. 5 in F minor Op.42`1 for organ

    Performer: Roger Fisher.
    • OXRECS.
    • OXCD-110.
  • Robert Schumann

    Arabeske in C major Op.18 for piano

    Performer: Myung-Whun Chung.
    • ECM.
    • 481 0765.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos. Performer: Grace Bumbry. Performer: Jon Vickers. Performer: Paris Opera Orchestra.
    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE.
    • CDCFPD4454.
  • William Walton

    5 Bagatelles for guitar

    Performer: Julian Bream.
    • RCA.
    • 88697 214422.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le Tombeau de Couperin, arr. Jones for wind quintet [after orch. version]

    Performer: Les Vents Francais.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
    • 2564 63484-5.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Aida - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Gianandrea Gavazzeni. Performer: Carlo Bergonzi. Performer: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome.
    • DECCA.
    • 440-417-2.
  • Sir Eugene Goossens

    By the tarn Op.15`1 for strings and clarinet ad lib

    Conductor: Richard Hickox. Performer: Royal Northern Sinfonia.
    • EMI.
    • 50999 0 28989 2 6.
  • William Walton

    5 Bagatelles for guitar

    Performer: Julian Bream.
    • RCA.
    • 88697 214422.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Le Tombeau de Couperin, arr. Jones for wind quintet [after orch. version]

    Performer: Les Vents Francais.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
    • 2564 63484-5.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    Concerto in D major Op.35a for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Garry Walker. Performer: Tanja Becker-Bender. Performer: BBC Scottish S O.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 68044.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos. Performer: Grace Bumbry. Performer: Jon Vickers. Performer: Paris Opera Orchestra.
    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE.
    • CDCFPD4454.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Missa Iam Christus astra ascenderat for 4 voices

    Conductor: Harry Christophers. Performer: The Sixteen.
    • CORO.
    • COR 16124.
  • Cole Porter

    Seven lively arts - revue

    Performer: Charlie Haden. Performer: Keith Jarrett.
    • ECM RECORDS.
    • 378 0524.

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