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Friday - 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 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Aaron Copland

    Simple Gifts (Appalachian Spring)

    Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Hugh Wolff.
    • Copland: The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff.
    • Teldec.
    • 20.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in F major K.138: 1st movement; Allegro

    Ensemble: Quatuor Ébène.
    • Mozart: String Quartets KV 421 - 138 - 465.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 5.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondo in G major, Op 129, 'Rage over a lost penny'

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin.
    • Bach-Bussoni - Chaconne, Beethoven - Rondos: Evgeny Kissin.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 3.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Concert fantasy on 'Carmen' (Op.25), Moderato [Habanera, Act 1]

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: James Levine. Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Gustav Holst

    St Paul's Suite, Op 29 No 2 (Finale)

    Orchestra: Scottish Ensemble. Conductor: Jonathan Rees.
    • Wilson: St Kentigern Suite: Scottish Ensemble, Jonathan Rees.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion, Part I: 'Kommt, ihr Tochter, helft mir klagen'

    Choir: Thomanerchor Leipzig. Choir: Tölzer Knabenchor. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in E flat major, D 899 No 2

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Schubert: Impromptus: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Castor et Pollux (Overture)

    Music Arranger: Frans Brüggen. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Conductor: Frans Brüggen. Conductor: Frans Brüggen.
    • Philips.
  • John Ireland

    When lights go rolling round the sky

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Martin Yates.
    • Elgar - Sea Pictures & Pageant of Empire.
    • DUTTON.
    • 5.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Concerto no. 2 in G minor Op.22..: 2nd mvt; Allegro scherzando

    Performer: Nikolai Petrov. Music Arranger: Georges Bizet.
    • Nikolai Petrov Plays Music from France.
    • Olympia.
    • 5.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 3 oboes and orchestra in B flat major, 3rd mvt; Allegro

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Telemann: Wind concertos: Musica Antiqua Koln, Reinhard Goebel.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Rag-Mazurka (Les biches)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • Rite of Spring.
    • Signum.
    • 20.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Saint Nicolas: Death of Nicolas

    Singer: Andrew Kennedy. Choir: Swanston Village College Choir. Choir: CUMS chorus. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.
    • Britten - Saint Nicolas.
    • King's College Cambridge.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite for cello solo no. 1 (BWV.1007) in G major, Prelude

    Performer: Steven Isserlis.
    • J.S.Bach: The Cello Suites: Steven Isserlis.
    • Hyperion.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata no. 20 (Op.49`2) in G major, ii) Tempo di menuetto

    Performer: Stephen Kovacevich.
    • 7243 5 57131 2 4.
    • EMI CLASSICS.
    • 20.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Missa Papae Marcelli (Benedictus)

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Live in Rome: The Tallis Scholars.
    • Gimell.
    • 6.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Soirees musicales for orchestra (Op.9) [after Rossini], Tarantella (Presto...)

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Rossini/Respighi: La Boutique Fantasque: National Philharmonic Orchestra/Bonynge.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Requiem Op.48 for soprano, baritone, chorus and orchestra: In Paradisum

    Conductor: Stephen Cleobury. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.
    • Faure Requiem.
    • King's College Cambridge.
    • 8.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No 3 in F major, Op 90 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Brahms - The Symphonies.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Thomas Tomkins

    Sixth Service: Nunc dimittis

    Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Director: Andrew Nethsingha. Performer: Freddie James.
    • Tomkins: Sacred Choral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Quintet in B minor Op.115..: 3rd mvt; Andantino - presto non assai, ma con..

    Performer: Maxim Rysanov. Performer: Martin Fröst. Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Boris Brovtsyn. Performer: Torleif Thedéen.
    • Brahms - Clarinet Quintet and Trio; 6 Songs.
    • BIS.
    • 3.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Hercules - a musical drama: Act 1; There in myrtle shades reclin'd (Air)

    Singer: Alice Coote. Conductor: Harry Bickett. Choir: The English Concert.
    • Handel - Arias.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Enrique Granados

    Waltz No.8 from Eight Waltzes (Presto)

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • 478 5334.
    • DECCA.
    • 23.
  • Léo Delibes

    Danse de fête; Danse des heures (Coppélia Suite)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Carl Davis.
    • Famous Ballet Music.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 12.
  • George Gershwin

    Summertime; A woman is a sometime thing (Porgy and Bess Suite arr Heifetz)

    Performer: Matthew Trusler. Performer: Wayne Marshall. Music Arranger: Jascha Heifetz.
    • Blues: Matthew Trusler/Wayne Marshall.
    • Orchid Classics.
    • 1.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Rakastava, Op 14

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • Baltic Runes.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 002.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Symphony No 5 in B flat major, Op 55 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Tadaaki Otaka.
    • Glazunov: Symphonies Nos. 5 and 7.
    • BIS.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Impromptu in A flat major, Op 29

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 27.

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