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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.

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin, Op 15 No 2

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Peter Pettinger.
    • Elgar: Violin sonata etc: Kennedy/Pettinger.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Jacobus Clemens non Papa

    Ego flos campi for 7 voices [1555]

    Choir: Jesus College Cambridge Choir. Director: Mark Williams.
    • My Beloved's Voice.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 10.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quartet in F major Op.135 for strings: 1st movement; Allegretto

    Ensemble: Zehetmair Quartett.
    • Zehetmair Quartett: Beethoven; Bruckner; Hartmann; Holliger.
    • ECM New Series.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Academic Festival Overture

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Brahms: The Symphonies.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    French Suite No 5 in G major, BWV 816 (Gigue)

    Performer: Ton Koopman.
    • Bach/Franzosiche Suiten.
    • Erato.
    • 31.
  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Norma - opera seria in 2 acts: Act 1 sc.1; Casta diva ... Ah! bello a me ritorno

    Orchestra: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan. Singer: Maria Callas. Conductor: Tullio Serafin.
    • Diva - The Ultimate Collection: Maria Callas.
    • EMI.
    • 9.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for clarinet and orchestra (K.622) in A major, 2nd movement; Adagio

    Performer: Alessandro Carbonare. Orchestra: Orchestra Mozart. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mozart:Clarinet, Fluet & Bassoon Concertos:Carbonare / Orchestra Mozart / Abbado.
    • Deustche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • John Barry

    The Lion in winter - music from the film: main title

    Choir: The Voices of the Accademia Monteveriana. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: John Barry.
    • The Lion In Winter - John Barry.
    • Varese Sarabande.
    • 1.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Samson et Dalila - opera..: Act 2 sc.3; Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix [Dalila]

    Performer: Pierre-Yves Hodique. Performer: Edgar Moreau.
    • PLAY - Works for cello and piano.
    • Erato.
    • 9.
  • Robert Schumann

    Carnaval - scenes mignonnes sur quatre notes Op.9..: Preambule; Pierrot

    Performer: Kirill Gerstien.
    • Imaginary Pictures.
    • Myrios Classics.
    • 17-18.
  • Herbert Sumsion

    They that go down to the sea for chorus

    Performer: Adrian Partington. Choir: Worcester Cathedral Choir.
    • Sumsion, Howells and Finzi Cathedral and Organ Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le Carnaval Romain - overture (Op.9)

    Conductor: Charles Dutoit. Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal.
    • Berlioz: 8 Overtures, Le Carnaval Romain etc: OSM, Dutoit.
    • Decca.
  • Richard Strauss

    4 Letzte Lieder for voice and orchestra (AV.150), Fruhling

    Singer: Lisa della Casa. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Böhm.
    • R. Strauss: Lisa della Casa.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the Common Man

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Copland: El Salon Mexico, Dance Symphony, Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Richard Strauss

    Der Rosenkavalier (Waltzes), arr. Prihoda for violin and piano

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Jérôme Ducros. Music Arranger: Váša Příhoda.
    • Capriccio - Violin Pieces.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 16.
  • John Dankworth

    Turkish Delight

    Singer: Cleo Laine. Ensemble: John Dankworth and Quintet.
    • Cleo Laine - Cleo at Carnegie.
    • DRG.
    • 13.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 101 in D major, 'Clock' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 10.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Nocturne, Op 54 No 4 (Lyric Pieces)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Spem in alium for 40 voices

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Director: Stephen Cleobury.
    • A Year at King's: Choir of King's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 16.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Cello Concerto No 2 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Orchestra: Les Violons du Roy. Conductor: Bernard Labadie.
    • CPE Bach: Cello Concertos: Truls Mork.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 6.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite (Intermezzo)

    Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • Sibelius: Symphony No.1, Karelia etc: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Saraste.
    • RCA.
    • 6.

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