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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, compiled from listener requests. Also, including requests for your favourite works and pieces that you would like to hear.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Hugo Alfvén

    Shepherd Girl's Dance (The Mountain King)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • World Encores: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra/Jansons.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Anon.

    Flos regalis virginalis

    Ensemble: Trio Mediæval.
    • ECM.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Flute Concerto No 3 in A major, Wq 168 (1st mvt, Allegro)

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Orchestra: Kammerakademie Potsdam.
    • The Flute King: Music from the Court of Frederick the Great: Emmanuel Pahud.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch emsigen Schritten (Cantata No 78)

    Singer: Julianne Baird. Singer: Allan Fast. Ensemble: Bach‐Collegium Stuttgart. Conductor: Joshua Rifkin.
    • L'OISEAU LYRE.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Concerto for piano and orchestra in G major, 3rd mvt; Presto

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Performer: Martha Argerich. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Wild Bears (The Wand of Youth Suite No 2)

    Conductor: Vernon Handley. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Elgar: Wand of Youth Suites No.1 & No.2: Handley.
    • EMI.
    • 17.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Prelude (Five Bagatelles for clarinet and piano, Op 23)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • Chandos.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in F major, Op 6 No 9

    Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Director: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Handel: Twelve Concerti Grossi, Op.6 Il Giardino Armonico - Giovanni Antonini.
    • L’OISEAU LYRE.
    • 17.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in C minor, Op 13, 'Pathétique' (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Beethoven: Piano Sonatas: 'Moonlight'; 'Pathetique'; 'Waldstein'.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in C minor, Op 18 No 4 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Decca.
  • Pietro Mascagni

    Cavalleria rusticana - Intermezzo

    Conductor: James Levine. Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Scotto, Comingo, Elvira, James Levine.
    • RCA.
  • E.J. Moeran

    Vivace – from Symphony in G minor

    Conductor: Vernon Handley. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen (The Magic Flute)

    Singer: Simon Keenlyside. Orchestra: Münchner Rundfunkorchester. Conductor: Ulf Schirmer.
    • Simon Keenlyside: Tales of Opera.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 9.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Rag-Mazurka (Les biches)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • Rite of Spring.
    • Signum.
    • 20.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Petite messe solennelle vers. with orchestra: Gloria; Cum Sancto Spiritu

    Choir: Chorus of the National Academy of Santa Cecilia. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Valse triste

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Sibelius: Finlandia; Valse Triste; Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar; Salonen.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Trio in E flat major D.897 (Notturno) for piano and strings

    Ensemble: Vienna Piano Trio.
    • Schubert - Complete piano trios.
    • MDG.
    • 005.
  • Juan García de Zéspedes

    Convidando está la noche

    Ensemble: The Harp Consort. Director: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • Missa Mexicana: The Harp Consort, Andrew King.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 16.

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