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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, compiled from listener requests. Also, including requests for your favourite works and pieces that you would like to hear.
Email with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Arthur Sullivan

    A modern Major General (The Pirates of Penzance)

    Singer: Richard Suart. Orchestra: Orchestra and Chorus of Welsh National Opera. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Gilbert & Sullivan: The Pirates of Penzance: mackerras / Orchestra & Chorus of.
    • Telarc.
    • 13.
  • Edmund Rubbra

    2nd movt : Intermezzo from Symphony no 4, op 53

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Trio for clarinet (or violin), cello and piano (Op.11) ..., 2nd movement; Adagio

    Performer: Vincent Coq. Performer: Jean-Marc Phillips-Varjabédian. Ensemble: Trio Wanderer. Performer: Raphaël Pidoux.
    • Beethoven: Complete Piano Trios: Trio Wanderer.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Carl Davis

    Pride and Prejudice (Theme)

    Performer: Melvyn Tan. Orchestra: Orchestra. Conductor: Carl Davis.
    • Pride and Prejudice.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    En bateau (Petite suite)

    Orchestrator: Henri Büsser. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Debussy: Night in Granada: Philharmonia Orchestra/Simon.
    • Cala.
  • Edward Elgar

    Ave verum corpus, Op 2 No 1

    Conductor: Edward Higginbottom. Choir: Choir of New College Oxford.
    • The Victorian and Edwardian Anthem: Choir of New College Oxford/Higginbottom.
    • CRD.
    • 2.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Après un rêve, Op 7 No 1

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Cécile Licad. Music Arranger: Pau Casals.
    • Casals Encores: Gerhardt/Licad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise in A major, Op 40 No 1, 'Military'

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Chopin: Polonaises: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Adam Gorb

    Yiddish Dances arr Eden (No 1, Khosidl)

    Ensemble: VIDA Guitar Quartet.
    • Rhapsody: Vida Guitar Quartet.
    • BGS.
    • 7.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 87 (H.1.87) in A major, 1st movement; Vivace

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century. Conductor: Frans Brüggen.
    • Haydn: The Paris Symphonies: Orchestra of the 18th Century/Bruggen.
    • Philips.
    • 9.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Moorside Suite (March)

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Elgar Howarth.
    • The History of Brass Band Music: The Golden Era.
    • Doyen.
    • 004.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Guitare (Op.28)

    Performer: Philippe Graffin. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • Rare French works for violin & orchestra: Philippe Graffin, Ulster Orchestra, Th.
    • Hyperion.
  • Philipp Scharwenka

    2nd movement from Quartet no. 1 in D minor Op.117 for strings

    Ensemble: Mannheim String Quartet.
    • MDG.
  • Jelly Roll Morton

    Doctor Jazz

    Ensemble: Jelly Roll Morton’s Red Hot Peppers.
    • Jelly Roll Morton, Doctor Jazz.
    • ASV.
    • 6.
  • Ignaz Moscheles

    Melodisch-contrapunktische Studien Op.137 no.4

    Performer: Jiří Bárta. Performer: Hamish Milne.
    • CDA 67521.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 36 in C major, K 425, 'Linz' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jeffrey Tate.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Les chemins de l'amour

    Singer: Felicity Lott. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Poulenc: Voyage a Paris: Felicity Lott/Graham Johnson.
    • Helios.
    • 30.
  • Maurice Ravel


    Singer: Marc Duguay. Choir: Chœur de l’Université Paris-Sorbonne. Orchestra: Orchestre de l'Université Paris-Sorbonne. Conductor: Jacques Grimbert.
    • Prix de Rome Cantatas.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 9.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major, K 430

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • D. Scarlatti: Sonatas: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 7.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    November: In the troika (The Seasons, Op 37b)

    Performer: Denis Matsuev.
    • Denis Matsuev: Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Ambroise Thomas

    Mignon (Overture)

    Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • French Bonbons: BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Gilbert Vinter

    Hunter's Moon

    Performer: David Pyatt. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite.
    • British Horn Concertos: Pyatt/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Braithwaite.
    • Lyrita.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C major for 2 trumpets, RV 537

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Performer: Peter Holman. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments.
    • Music for two trumpets from the Italian Baroque.
    • Hyperion.
    • 33.
  • Percy Whitlock

    Holiday suite for orchestra: Waltz: In the ballroom

    Orchestra: RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
    • British Light Music: Percy Whitlock.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 12.


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