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Saturday - Victoria Meakin

Victoria Meakin 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

Music Played

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo and Juliet - suite no. 2 Op.64b

    Conductor: Riccardo Muti. Performer: Chicago S O..
    • CSO.
    • CSOR 9011402.
  • Robert Schumann

    Romance in F sharp major Op.28`2 for piano

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA 67983.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor BWV.232

    Conductor: Georg Christoph Biller. Performer: Matthias Rexroth. Performer: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Performer: St Thomas's Church Leipzig Choir.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 465 9492.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Sonata (Op.5`12) in D minor (La Folia), arr. for recorder and continuo [orig. for violin and continuo]

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani. Performer: Michala Petri.
    • 6.220610.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Rondo in G minor Op.94, arr. for cello & orchestra [orig. cello & piano]

    Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek. Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras. Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • HMC 902148.
  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    25 Preludes Op.31

    Performer: Olli Mustonen.
    • DECCA.
    • 433 055-2.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Canon and gigue in D major for 3 violins and continuo

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Performer: Frank Maus. Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • 445-282-2.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Messe solennelle de Sainte Cecile for sop, tenor, bass, chorus, orch. & organ

    Conductor: Karel Mark Chichon. Performer: Elīna Garanča. Performer: Latvian Radio Chorus. Performer: Saar R S O.
    • 479 2071.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 1 in G major BWV.1007 for cello solo

    Performer: Viola de Hoog.
    • VIVAT.
    • VIVAT 107.
  • Arnold Bax

    4 Orchestral sketches [1912]

    Conductor: Andrew Davis. Performer: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 10829.
  • William Sterndale Bennett

    Caprice in E major Op.22 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Howard Shelley. Performer: BBC Scottish S O.
    • CDA 67595.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Traviata - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Richard Bonynge. Performer: Joan Sutherland. Performer: Luciano Pavarotti. Performer: London Opera Chorus. Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 7583.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Trio sonata in B flat major Wq.161`2 for flute, violin and continuo

    Performer: Lars Ulrik Mortensen. Performer: Rachel Brown. Performer: Simon Standage.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-0541.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Berceuse in D flat major Op.57 for piano

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • TELDEC.
    • 8.44075.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Serenade no. 1 in D major Op.11

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • TELARC.
    • CD-80522.
  • David Skinner & Alamire

    Maxsimilla Christo amabilis

    • CCL CD712.


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