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Monday - 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

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Forza del destino - opera in 4 acts: Overture

    Orchestra: West–Eastern Divan Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 5.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in G minor, K 8

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • D. Scarlatti: Sonatas: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 4.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Holberg suite Op.40 vers. for string orchestra: Praeludium

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud.
    • Grieg - Holberg Suite.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Thomas Adès

    Les amusements (Three Studies from Couperin)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Thomas Adès.
    • Ades: Tevot, Violin Concerto, Three Studies.
    • EMI.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 2 in D minor BWV.1008 for cello solo: Sarabande; Gigue

    Performer: Alison Balsom.
    • Bach: Works for Trumpet.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 4-5.
  • Manuel de Falla

    El Amor brujo - Ritual fire dance...

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Luis Antonio García Navarro.
    • De Falla: El Amor Brujo, 3 Cornered Hat: LSO, Navarro.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 16.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Ondine (Gaspard de la nuit)

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Chopin/Liszt/Ravel: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Decca.
    • 11.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Swan Lake (Hungarian Dance)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: James Levine.
    • Tchaikovsky: Ballet suites: Levine.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italian Serenade

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • Janacek/ Wolf: String Quartets: Hagen Quartet.
    • Newton.
    • 9.
  • Luciano Berio

    Folk songs for mezzo-soprano and 7 players, no.3; Loosin yelav...

    Performer: Todd Palmer. Performer: Ljova. Performer: Erik Friedlander. Performer: Gordon Gottlieb. Performer: Bridget Kibbey. Singer: Dawn Upshaw. Performer: Eric Poland.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Henry Purcell

    Hail, bright Cecilia (Symphony)

    Orchestra: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Archiv.
  • Jonathan Harvey

    Mortuos plango, vivos voco (for 8 channel tape) - extract

    • Jonathan Harvey ‎– 70th Anniversary Box Set.
    • SDVD001.
    • 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    4 Pieces for piano (Op.119), no.4; Rhapsodie in E flat major

    Performer: Dmitri Alexeev.
    • Brahms: Piano music: Dmitri Alexeev.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 10.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Angels ever bright and fair (Theodora)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Handel: Theodora: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra/McGegan.
    • 23.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto no.2 D major H.7b.2 for cello and orchestra: 3rd mvt; Rondo (Allegro)

    Orchestra: Norwegian Chamber Orchestra. Performer: Truls Mørk. Director: Iona Brown.
    • Haydn: Cello Concertos.
    • Simax.
    • 6.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Lemminkainen's Return (Lemminkainen Suite, Op 22)

    Conductor: Eugene Ormandy. Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra.
    • Eugene Ormandy - Brahms R. Strauss Webern Kabalevsky Rachmaninov Sibelius.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    6 Songs (Op.38), no.3; Margaritki [Daisies]

    Performer: Martin Jones.
    • Rachmaninov: Corelli Variations/Moments Musicaux: Jones.
    • Nimbus.
    • 9.
  • Claude Debussy

    Tarantelle styrienne orch Ravel

    Orchestrator: Maurice Ravel. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • Cala.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Strathspey (Four Scottish Dances, Op 59)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Robert Irving.
    • Arnold: Homage to the Queen etc, PO / Irving.
    • EMI.
    • 39.
  • George Gershwin

    Cuban overture

    Conductor: James Judd. Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.
    • Gershwin: An American in Paris; Porgy and Bess Suite.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Rondo in D minor, Wq 61 No 4

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • CPE Bach: Keyboard Sonatas, Vol. 2: Danny Driver.
    • Hyperion.
    • 14.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Summer day - children's suite for small orch (Op.65a).., no.4; Repentance...

    Conductor: Ronald Corp. Orchestra: The New London Orchestra.
    • Prokofiev: Music for Children: New London Orchestra/Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat mater dolorosa (Stabat mater in F minor)

    Singer: Andreas Scholl. Singer: Barbara Bonney. Ensemble: Les Talens Lyriques. Conductor: Christophe Rousset.
    • The Decca Sound: Celebrating 50 Years of the Decca Sound.
    • Decca.


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