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Wednesday - 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

  • Alexander Glazunov

    Five Novelettes, Op.15 (Alla spagnuola)

    Ensemble: Vertavo Quartet.
    • Les Vendredis.
    • Simax.
    • 11.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Magnificat in D major, Wq 215 - Magnificat anima mea

    Choir: RIAS Kammerchor. Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Director: Hans-Christoph Rademann.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Passacaglia in C minor, BWV.582

    Performer: Karl Richter.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Maskarade - opera in 3 acts FS.39 i. Act 3; Dance of the cockerels (Hanedansen)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.
  • Claude Debussy

    Feux d'artifice (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
    • Debussy: Preludes Books I & II: Zoltan Kocsis.
    • Philips.
    • 12.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon (Rusalka)

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Great Opera Scenes.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    The Sea Hawk (Main title; Reunion; Finale)

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Gerhardt.
    • Korngold: The Sea Hawk: National Philharmonic Orchestra/Gerhardt.
    • RCA Victor.
    • 1.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks: 'La rejouissance' and Minuets 1 & 2

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Leos Janáček

    On an Overgrown Path, Book 1 (No 10, 'The Little Owl has not Flown')

    Performer: Charles Owen.
    • Leos Janacek: Piano music: Charles Owen.
    • Somm New Horizons.
    • 12.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Schon Rosmarin - old Viennese dance no.3 for violin and piano

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Paganini/Saraste/Kreisler/Wieniawski: Vengerov/Golan.
    • Teldec.
    • 4.
  • Franz Lehár

    Grutzner - waltz

    Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michail Jurowski.
    • Lehar: Overtures & Waltzes: Michail Jurowski.
    • CPO.
  • John Lennon

    Blackbird (arranged for string quartet)

    Composer: Paul McCartney. Music Arranger: Lubos Krticka. Ensemble: Wihan Quartet.
    • The Beatles - arranged by Lubos Krticka for String Quartet.
    • NIMBUS.
    • 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Coriolan Overture, Op 62

    Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Brahms: Symphony 4; Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 21 in C major, K 467 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Jonathan Biss. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart: Piano Concertos 21 & 22: Jonathan Bliss/Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.
  • Knut Nystedt

    Immortal Bach

    Choir: Rundfunkchor Berlin. Director: Simon Halsey.
    • XL Choral Works for 40 Voices.
    • 7.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Murder on the Orient Express (Waltz)

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Bateman.
    • 100 Greatest Film Themes, Take 3.
    • Silva Screen.
    • 11.
  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Waltz from Delibes' ballet 'Coppelia'

    Performer: Martin Roscoe.
    • Dohnanyi - The Complete Solo Piano Music, Volume One.
    • Hyperion.
    • 19.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    The Blue Bird

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Director: Edward Higginbottom.
  • Josef Suk

    Fantastic Scherzo, Op 25

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Decca.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Overture to 'The Nutcracker', Op.71

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 1.


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