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Sunday - Tom McKinney

Breakfast with Tom McKinney, including news from the Carol Competition, the Best of British Playlist and your suggestions for our annual musical Advent Calendar.
email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Last on

Sun 14 Dec 2014 07:00

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping beauty - ballet Op.66

    Conductor: Richard Bonynge. Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 1526.
  • Herbert Howells

    3 Carol-anthems

    Conductor: Paul Spicer. Performer: James Oxley. Performer: Finzi Singers.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN-8458.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Pini di Roma - symphonic poem

    Conductor: Seiji Ozawa. Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 431-259-2.
  • Peter Warlock

    The First mercy

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Performer: Dame Sarah Connolly.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN 10691.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony no. 5 in D major

    Conductor: André Previn. Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • TELARC.
    • CD-80158.
  • William Mathias

    A Babe is born all of a May - carol Op.55 for chorus and organ (or piano duet)

    Conductor: Philip Ledger. Performer: Thomas Trotter. Performer: King's College Cambridge Choir.
    • EMI.
    • CDM 7 63180 2.
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara

    Cantus arcticus (Concerto for birds and orchestra) Op.61 [with taped birdsong]

    Conductor: Osmo Vänskä. Performer: Lahti S O.
    • BIS.
    • BIS CD-1038.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Symphony in G major Wq.182`1

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Performer: Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra Finland.
    • ALBA.
    • ABCD 374.
  • Felix Bernard

    FELIX BERNARD: Winter Wonderland

    Performer: Carlos Henriquez. Performer: Daniel Nimmer. Performer: Renée Fleming. Performer: Ulysses Owens Jnr. Performer: Walter Blanding. Performer: Wynton Marsalis.
    • DECCA.
    • 0289 478 6770.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV.1048

    Conductor: Christopher Hogwood. Performer: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • L'OISEAU-LYRE.
    • 414 187-2.
  • Edward Elgar

    In the south (Alassio) - overture Op.50

    Conductor: Richard Hickox. Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHSA-5038.
  • Clément Janequin

    Or sus vous dormes trop (L'alouette)

    Performer: Sour Cream.
    • GLOSSA.
    • GCD-921102.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    8 Preludes for piano

    Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 477 7452.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Concerto in A minor Op.16 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Andrew Litton. Performer: Stephen Hough. Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 67824.
  • Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

    TCHAIKOVSKY/ELLINGTON: The Nutcracker Suite - Peanut Brittle Brigade

    • COLUMBIA.
    • 472356 2.

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