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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

  • Amilcare Ponchielli

    La Gioconda - opera in 4 acts

    Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 241-47.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 2 in F major BWV.1047

    Performer: Rinaldo Alessandrini. Performer: Concerto Italiano.
    • NAIVE.
    • OP 30412.
  • Richard Wagner

    Tannhauser - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Daniel Harding. Performer: Christian Gerhaher. Performer: Bavarian R S O.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
    • 88725 422952.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Concerto in D major Op.21 for violin, piano and string quartet

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Performer: Tom Poster. Performer: Doric String Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 10754.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto in C major K.299 for flute, harp and orchestra

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas. Performer: James Galway. Performer: Marisa Robles. Performer: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • RCA.
    • 09026 617892.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite no. 6 in F sharp minor HWV.431 for keyboard - 1720

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 68041/2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sospiri Op.70 vers. for str, harp & org

    Conductor: Andrew Davis. Performer: BBC S O..
    • TELDEC.
    • 4509-92374-2.
  • Cecilia McDowall

    Ave maris stella - motet for soprano, chorus and strings

    Conductor: George Vass. Performer: Rachel Nicholls. Performer: Canterbury Chamber Choir. Performer: Orchestra Nova of London.
    • DUTTON LABORATORIES.
    • CDLX 7146.
  • Samuel Barber

    Concerto Op.14 for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Seiji Ozawa. Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra.
    • EMI.
    • 5 62-600 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    12 Studies Op.10 for piano

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 413 7942.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 7 in A major Op.92

    Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington. Performer: Stuttgart R S O.
    • HANSSLER CLASSICS.
    • 93.087.
  • MISHA ALPERIN

    Her First Dance

    Performer: Аркадий Шилклопер. Performer: MISHA ALPERIN.
    • ECM.
    • 171-6742.
  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus (O Lord, God of Israel) for 4 voices [Gradualia vol.1, 1605]

    Performer: Martin Baker. Performer: Westminster Cathedral Choir.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 68038.

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