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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.

Email with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jean Sibelius

    Andante Festivo

    Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • CD 1265.
    • BIS.
    • 9.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no. 38 (K.504) in D major "Prague", 3rd movement; Finale

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: Prague Chamber Orchestra.
    • 11 0757-2.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    4 Polonaises for piano duet, D.599: No.4 in F major

    Performer: Duo Tal & Groethuysen.
    • S2K 66 256.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Jota Aragonesa, Op 64

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Saint-Saens - Africa.
    • Cala.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Ich habe genug (Cantata No 82)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Orchestra of Emmanuel Music. Conductor: Craig Smith.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Septet in E flat major, Op 20 arr Druzecky (5th mvt)

    Performer: Sabine Meyer. Performer: Reiner Wehle. Performer: Diethelm Jonas. Performer: Albrecht Mayer. Performer: Dag Jensen. Performer: Georg Klütsch. Performer: Klaus Lohrer. Performer: Bruno Schneider. Performer: Niklaus Frisch. Music Arranger: Georg Druschetzky. Ensemble: Bläserensemble Sabine Meyer.
    • Beethoven: Octet etc.: Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble.
    • EMI.
    • 10.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Romance (The Gadfly)

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Mann.
    • Chloe.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 9.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor, Op 31

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Benjamin Grosvenor: Chopin, Lizst, Ravel.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    String Quartet no 1 in D op 11: Kamarinskaya

    Ensemble: Kuss Quartet.
    • 4090.
    • ONYX.
    • 23.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Sigurd Jorsalfar - suite (Op.56); In the king's hall (Prelude)

    Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen. Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester.
    • Sibelius: Finlandia; Valse Triste; Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar; Salonen.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 3.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Fantasia on Greensleeves

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Chandos.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Concerto in E flat (Dumbarton Oaks) for chamber orchestra: 1st mvt; Tempo giusto

    Conductor: Colin Davis. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks, Cantata etc..
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Serenata in E flat major

    Ensemble: Ensemble Explorations. Conductor: Roel Dieltiens.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto after sonata da chiesa in D minor; 4th movement; Allegro

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • Italian Concertos; Alison Balsom, Scottish Ensemble.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 23.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Spartacus - suite no. 1: Variation of Aegina and Bacchanal

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
    • 4063.
    • ONYX.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Director: Monica Huggett.
    • J.S. Bach: The Brandenburg Concertos; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • West–Eastern Divan Orchestra

    El Firulete - Argentinian Tango

    Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Music Arranger: José Carli.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Petite symphonie for strings, arr. Barshai..: 2nd mvt; Assez vif - tres rhythme

    Music Arranger: Rudolf Barshai. Director: Clio Gould. Performer: Clio Gould. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • Ravel / Shostakovich.
    • Linn Records.
    • 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata in D minor, Op.1 no.1; Allegro

    Performer: Piers Lane.
    • 008.
    • RP.
    • 21.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes (Dawn)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Chandos.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Capriccio in F sharp minor Op.5 for piano

    Performer: Howard Shelley.
    • Mendelssohn The Complete Solo Piano Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Edward Elgar

    Where corals lie (Sea Pictures, Op 37)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • Elgar: Cello Concerto/Sea Pictures: Du Pre/Baker/LSO/Barbirolli.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Jeno Hubay

    Concerto no. 1 (Op.21) in A minor "Concerto dramatique"2nd mvt; Andante ma non..

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Hagai Shaham. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • Hubay Violin Concertos 1& 2 Hagai Shaham - BBC Scottish SO/ Martyn Brabbins.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.


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