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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.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Solomon - oratorio, Act 3; Sinfonia (Arrival of the Queen of Sheba)

    Director: Andrew Parrott. Orchestra: Taverner Players.
    • Pachelbel/Bach/Handel/Purcell: Taverner Players/Parrott.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata for piano no.8 (Op.13) in C minor "Pathetique"; 3rd mvt; Rondo

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Beethoven Piano Sonatas: 'Moonlight' 'Pathetique' 'Waldstein' Steven Osborne pia.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Fuoco di gioia (Otello)

    Choir: Chicago Children’s Choir. Conductor: Riccardo Muti. Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Choir: Chicago Symphony Chorus.
    • Verdi: Otello.
    • Chicago Symphony.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Adagio and Rondo for harp, flute, oboe, viola and cello, K.617

    Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin.
    • DG.
  • Georges Bizet

    L' Arlesienne - suite no. 1, Minuetto

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Bizet: Suites from L'Arlesienne and Carmen: Ulster Orch, Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 14.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C from the Well Tempered Clavier I BWV 846

    Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard.
    • 479 2784.
    • DG.
    • 1 & 2.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Skocna (Dance of the Comedians), from The Bartered Bride

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Libor Pešek.
    • Smetana: The Moldau; RLPO, Libor Pesek.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 4.
  • Ernesto Halffter


    Performer: Mats Lidström. Performer: Bengt Forsberg.
    • Hyperion.
  • Joaquim Malats

    Serenata [espanola]

    Performer: Xuefei Yang.
    • 2564 63662-1.
    • 15.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Valse Caprice Op. 76 'Wedding Cake'

    Performer: Jean‐Philippe Collard. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • CDC 7497572.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Trio Sonata for 2 flutes and continuo RV 80

    Performer: Michael Schneider. Performer: Karl Kaiser. Performer: Rainer Zipperling.
    • GD77018.
    • 5.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Valse triste, op.44 no.1

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • RCA.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Linden Lea

    Performer: Iain Burnside. Singer: Roderick Williams.
    • Vaughan Williams: The English Song Series 14: Williams/Burnside.
    • Naxos.
    • 16.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (D.115) in A minor [complete]

    Performer: Ruth Crouch. Performer: Thomas Dunford. Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Performer: Jan Waterfield. Performer: Catherine Rimer. Director: Christian Curnyn. Performer: Christian Curnyn.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Italia.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Diego Ortiz

    Recercada segunda de tenore (Trattado de glosas)

    Performer: Pamela Thorby. Performer: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • Garden of Early Delights: Pamely Thorby.
    • Linn.
    • 1.
  • Trad.

    She Moved Through the Fair

    Performer: Barry Douglas.
    • CHAN 10821.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.
  • Émile Waldteufel

    Les Patineurs, Op 183

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • With love from Vienna: Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata for flute and continuo (BWV.1035) in E major: 4th mvt; Allegro assai

    Performer: James Galway. Performer: Phillip Moll. Performer: Sarah Cunningham.
    • J.S. Bach Flute Sonatas James Galway Phillip Moll Sarah Cunningham.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Gute Nacht, D 911 No 1 (Winterreise)

    Performer: Paul Lewis. Singer: Mark Padmore.
    • Schubert Winterreise: Mark Padmore - Paul Lewis.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Frank Martin

    Deuxième étude, pour le pizzicato (Études for string orchestra)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • Frank Martin: Polyptyque, Concerto, Studies: The Chamber Orch of Europe, Fischer.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 12.
  • Manuel Ponce

    Scherzino mexicano

    Performer: Carlos Bonell.
    • The Private Collection: Carlos Bonell.
    • Upbeat Classics.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Symphonic Dance Op 64 no.1

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
    • Grieg: Peer Gynt: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Orama.
    • Erato.
    • 10.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata for violin and piano (Op.30`3) in G major; 3rd movement; Allegro vivace

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Frank Braley.
    • Beethoven, The Complete Sonatas For Violin And Piano: Capucon, Braley.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 7.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    O ciechi, ciechi (Selva morale)

    Director: Harry Christophers. Choir: The Sixteen. Singer: Elin Manahan Thomas. Singer: Grace Davidson. Singer: Simon Berridge. Singer: Mark Dobell. Singer: Robert Macdonald.
    • Monteverdi: Selva morale e spirituale, Volume 2: The Sixteen.
    • Coro.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    La boutique fantasque (Galop)

    Composer: Gioachino Rossini. Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Conductor: Charles Dutoit.
    • Respighi - La Boutique Fantasque.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Michael Tippett

    Over the Sea to Skye

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • SIGCD 092.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 11.


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