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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.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Cello Concerto No 3 in A major, Wq 172 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble. Director: Jonathan Morton.
    • C.P.E Bach: Cello Concertos: Raphael Wallfish.
    • Nimbus.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Ich bin vergnügt mit meinem Glücke (Cantata No 84)

    Performer: Katharina Spreckelsen. Singer: Elizabeth Watts. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Harry Bicket.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

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

    Performer: Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich.
    • J.S. Bach: Cello Suites 1, 4 and 5: Mstislav Rostropovich.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

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

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Brahms: The Symphonies.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Charlie Parker


  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Deus in adjutorium - Domine ad adjuvandum from Vespro della Beata Vergine [1610]

    Ensemble: Coro del Centro di Musica Antica di Padova. Conductor: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: La Capella Reial de Catalunya. Singer: Pietro Spagnoli.
    • Astree.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 98 in B flat major (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Haydn: 7 "London" Symphonies: COE, Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Franz Liszt

    Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa (Années de pèlerinage II)

    Performer: Llŷr Williams.
    • Liszt: Piano Works: Llyr Williams.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night's Dream (Scherzo)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • Mendelssohn: A Midsummer night's dream: Szell.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto no.2 (Op.22) in G min, 2nd mvt; Allegro scherzando

    Orchestra: Opera North Orchestra. Performer: Howard Shelley.
    • Chandos.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Exsultate Deo

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • Collegium.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante défunte

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Ravel: The Complete Solo Piano Music: Steven Osborne, Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Manning Sherwin

    A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square

    Performer: Piers Lane. Music Arranger: Regis Danillon.
    • Piers Lane goes to town.
    • 11.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Ballade (King Christian II, Op 27)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • EMI.
  • Padre Antonio Soler


    Music Arranger: Christina Pluhar. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Los Pajaros Perdidos: L'Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 19.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz from Eugene Onegin

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • Tchaikovsky: Famous Waltzes: New York Philharmonic, Masur.
    • Teldec.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Mass in C major K.317 (Coronation); Credo

    Singer: Teresa Wakim. Singer: Sumner Thompson. Conductor: Harry Christophers. Orchestra: Handel and Haydn Society. Singer: Paula Murrihy. Singer: Thomas Cooley.
    • Coro.
  • William Walton

    Granada - Prelude for orchestra

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Chandos.
  • Henryk Wieniawski

    Polonaise no. 1 (Op.4) in D major arr. for violin & piano [orig vln & orch]

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Virtuoso Vengerov.
    • Teldec.
  • John Wilbye

    Sweet hony-sucking bees

    Choir: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • English and Italian Renaissance Madrigals.
    • Virgin.
    • 7-8.
  • Georges Bizet

    L' Arlesienne - suite no. 1, Prelude

    Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier. Performer: Christopher Swann. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
    • Bizet: Suites from L'Arlesienne and Carmen: Ulster Orch, Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 13.


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