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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.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • František Kmoch

    Jarabacek; pochod/march

    Conductor: Václav Neumann. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Old Czech Marches and Dances.
    • Supraphon.
    • 4.
  • Frank Bridge

    Valse intermezzo

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Bridge: Orchestral Works vol.5: Williams/BBC NOW/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 14.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O successors fortissimo leonis; Instrumental piece

    Ensemble: Sequentia. Director: Barbara Thornton.
    • Hildegard Von Bingen: Symphoniae.
    • EMI.
    • 11; 4.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Lyric pieces - book 1 Op.12: no.1; Arietta; no.2; Vals [Waltz]; no.6; Norsk..

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Grieg: Lyric Pieces.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1-3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Erbarme dich [from St.Matthew Passion] arranged for contralto..

    Ensemble: Kammerorchester des Symphonieorchesters des Bayerischen Rundfunks. Performer: François Leleux. Performer: Lisa Batiashvili.
    • Lisa Batiashvili: Bach.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 15.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Brandenburgers in Bohemia - Act 1; Ballet

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Performer: Yuri Torchinsky. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
    • Smetana: Orchestral Works Vol.2: BBC Philharmonic/Noseda.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Anna Amalia von Sachsen Weimar

    Divertimento for piano, clarinette, viola and cello: 2nd mvt; Allegro

    Performer: Luigi Magistreli. Performer: Enrico Groppo. Performer: Claudia Bracco. Performer: Anna Sofia Groppo.
    • Clarinet Repertoire of Women Composers.
    • Gallo.
    • 15.
  • William Byrd

    The Battle arr. for brass ensemble (No 15, The Earl of Oxford's March)

    Music Arranger: Elgar Howarth. Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • La Battaglia: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Decca.
    • 24.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Alma Redemptoris mater - motet for 4 voices [SSSA] [1581]

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Performer: Anna Noakes. Conductor: Edward Higginbottom.
    • Nativitas, A celebration of peace: Choir of New College, Oxford/Higginbottom.
    • Erato.
    • 3.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony No 5 in E flat major, Op 82 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • Sibelius/Lutoslawski: Various works: London Philharmonic Orch/Saraste.
    • LPO.
  • William Brade

    Cornish Dance; Irish Dance; Scottish Dance

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Performer: Timothy Roberts.
    • English music from Henry VIII to Charles II.
    • 17.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Simple symphony for string orch or ... (Op.4), 3rd mvt; Sentimental sarabande

    Orchestra: Slovak Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Bohdan Warchal.
    • Britten: Music for Sting Orchestra: Dohdan Warchal.
    • Campion Records.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Symphony no. 4 for wind instruments in B flat major T.285/3`4

    Ensemble: Consortium Classicum.
    • J.C. Bach: Wind Symphonies: Consortium Classicum.
    • MDG.
    • 11-13.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Fetes d'Hebe (Les talents lyriques), Tambourin en rondeau I & 2

    Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Director: William Christie.
    • Anne Sofie von Otter: Ombre de mon Amant.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 23.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quintet for piano... (D.667) in A major "Trout", 4th mvt; Thema (Andantino)...

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis. Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Schubert: Trout Quintet: Zoltan Kocsis, Takacs Quartet.
    • Hungaroton.
    • 4.
  • William Walton

    The First Shoot arr. for brass band:no.5; Vivace

    Ensemble: London Collegiate Brass. Conductor: James Stobart.
    • Walton/Tippett/Britten/Ireland: London Collegiate Brass/Stobart.
    • CRD.
  • George Butterworth

    Loveliest of Trees (A Shropshire Lad)

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • George Butterworth, Songs from A Shropshire Lad: Williams / Burnside.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70 (3rd mvt)

    Conductor: Marin Alsop. Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
    • Dvorak: Symphonies Nos. 7 and 8.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Ernesto Lecuona

    Danzas Cubanas: Munequita

    Performer: Denise Hoff. Performer: Thomas Tirino. Performer: Mary Larson.
    • Lecuona: Piano Music, Volume 5.
    • BIS.
    • 11.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Cello Concerto No 1 in C major (1st mvt)

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Haydn: Cello Concertos: Isserlis/Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Norrington.
    • RCA.
    • 1.
  • Billy Mayerl

    Autumn Crocus

    Performer: Susan Tomes.
    • Loose Elbows - Susan Tomes plays the piano music of Billy Mayerl.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 13.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Voi che sapete (The Marriage of Figaro)

    Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Kazushi Ono.
    • Diva Divo - Opera Arias: Joyce DiDonato.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 7.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Overture to Beatrice et Benedict

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Munch.
    • Berlioz: Beatrice et Benedict: Boston Symphony Orchestra.
    • RCA.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    24 Preludes Op.28: No.1 in C major

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • 431 221-2.
    • DG.
    • 1.


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