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Monday - 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 a musical Advent Calendar and pieces that you would like to hear.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga

    Los Esclavos Felices (The Happy Slaves): Overture

    Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga – L’oeuvre orchestrale.
    • Astrée Auvidis.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Gigue from Partita BWV.1006ª

    Performer: Hopkinson Smith.
    • L’oeuvre de luth – Johann Sebastian Bach.
    • Astrée Auvidis.
    • 10.
  • Nicolas Gombert

    Ave Maria

    Ensemble: Brabant Ensemble. Director: Stephen Rice.
    • Tribulato et angustia – Four and five part motets by Nicolas Gombert.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Johannes Brahms

    4 Pieces for piano (Op.119), no.4; Rhapsodie in E flat major

    Performer: Lars Vogt.
    • Brahms: Intermezzi & Piano Pieces Op.117-119: Lars Vogt.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 13.
  • Frank Bridge

    The Dusk – no.1 from The Hour Glass (suite for piano)

    Performer: Kathryn Stott.
    • Bridge – Piano Sonata etc..
    • Conifer.
    • 9.
  • Jeremiah Clarke

    Trumpet Voluntary, 'The Prince of Denmark's March'

    Performer: Wynton Marsalis. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Sony.
  • Léo Delibes

    Cortège de Bacchus (Sylvia)

    Orchestra: New Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • French Ballet Music.
    • EMI.
    • 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Grande valse brillante in F major, Op 34 No 3

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska.
    • Chopin Recital.
    • Atma.
    • 4.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Overture to La rencontre imprévue, ou Les pèlerins de la Mecque Wq. 32

    Ensemble: Collegium Aureum.
    • Alla Turca.
    • deutsche harmonia Mundi.
    • 3.
  • Leopold Godowsky

    Alt Wien for string quartet

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores - Brodsky Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 12.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Homeward, Op 62 No 6

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Grieg Lyric Pieces.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Leos Janáček

    Kozich – Moravian Dance

    Orchestra: Slovenská filharmónia. Conductor: Libor Pešek.
    • Janacek – Danube – Moravian Dances – Suite Op.3.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Liebesfreud (Old Viennese Dances)

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Performer: Katya Apekisheva.
    • Kreisler - Violin Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Herr, wenn ich nur dich hab (BuxWV.38)

    Singer: Suzie LeBlanc. Ensemble: Purcell Quartet.
    • Buxtehude – Sacred Cantatas.
    • Chandos Chaconne.
    • 42.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2: Perahia/Haitink.
    • CBS.
    • 4.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Ancient airs and dances for lute - suite no. 3..., no.3; Siciliana[anon. c.1600]

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Orchestra: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
    • Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances: Marriner.
    • HMV Classics.
    • 11.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Pur ti miro, pur ti godo (L'incoronazione di Poppea)

    Singer: Danielle de Niese. Singer: Andreas Scholl. Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Harry Bicket.
    • Danielle de Niese: Beauty of the Baroque: The English Concert, Harry Bicket.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Adagio in E major, K.261

    Performer: Julia Fischer. Orchestra: Nederlands Kamerorkest. Conductor: Yakov Kreizberg.
    • Mozart – Violin Concertos nos. 3 & 4.
    • Pentatone.
    • 7.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Dance of the Tumblers (The Snow Maiden)

    Orchestra: Seattle Symphony. Conductor: Gerard Schwarz.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Orchestral Suites.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Un bel dì vedremo (Madam Butterfly)

    Singer: Renata Scotto. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Lorin Maazel.
    • Opera Arias: Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Puccini, Mozart.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.
  • Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek

    Donna Diana (Overture)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Opera Overtures and Incidental Music.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 14.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony no.6 in E minor – 1. Allegro

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Vaughan Williams – Symphony no.6 & Symphony no.9.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Snow on the window (Andante dolce) from Winter bonfire Op.122

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra.
    • Prokofiev’s Music for Children.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in D major, RV 95, 'La pastorella'

    Performer: Maurice Steger. Ensemble: I Barocchisti. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • Vivaldi – Concerti per flauto.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 9-11.


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