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Tuesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, with the final week of 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

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Allegro from Quintett in G major Op.11 for flute, oboe, violin, viola & continuo

    Ensemble: Les Adieux. Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
  • Elmer Bernstein

    The Great Escape (Main Titles)

    Orchestra: London Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Stanley Black.
    • The Guns of Navarone – Music from World War II Films.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Candide - comic operetta in 2 acts, Overture

    Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra. Conductor: John Williams.
    • Pops around the world: John Williams and the Boston Pops.
    • Philips.
    • 7.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quartet in A minor, Op 51 No 2 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • Haydn; Brahms - String Quartets.
    • BR Klassik.
    • 7.
  • Léo Delibes

    Sous le dôme épais (Lakmé)

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Singer: Susan Graham. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sebastian Lang-Lessing.
    • Guilty Pleasures.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita for violin solo no. 2 (BWV.1004) in D minor, 5. Chaconne

    Performer: Isabelle Faust.
    • J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas. Isabelle Faust.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Grande Valse Brillante

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 1.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Polonaise (A Life for the Tsar)

    Choir: Bolshoi Chorus. Orchestra: Bol'shoi Simfonicheskiy Orkestr. Conductor: Alexander Lazarev.
    • Russian Opera Choruses.
    • Erato.
    • 7.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • The Grainger Edition, Vol.2 - Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour, Op. 12

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Peter Pettinger.
    • Chandos.
  • Sergey Lyapunov

    Epic Song in F sharp minor from Transcendental Studies Op.11

    Performer: Louis Kentner.
    • Lyapunov Transcendental Studies Op.11.
    • Carlton Classics.
    • 8.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata for piano no. 24 (Op.78) in F sharp major

    Performer: Claude Frank.
    • Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas: Claude Frank.
    • Music & Arts.
  • Robin Milford

    Fishing by Moonlight

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in D major, K 239, 'Serenata notturna'

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Ensemble: Kremerata Baltica.
    • After Mozart.
    • Nonsuch.
    • 2-4.
  • Amilcare Ponchielli

    Dance of the Hours (La Gioconda)

    Conductor: Lamberto Gardelli. Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Orchestra.
    • Ponchielli: La Gioconda: Accademia di Santa Cecilia Orchestra/Gardelli.
    • Decca.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Laideronnette, impératrice des Pagodes (Ma mère l'oye)

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini.
    • Giulini in America: Los Angeles Philharmonic/Giulini.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 6.
  • Erik Satie

    Gymnopédie No 1 in D major

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Satie: The Complete Solo Piano Music: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
  • Franz Schubert

    Heidenröslein, D 257

    Singer: Matthias Goerne. Performer: Eric Schneider.
    • Wanderers Nachtlied.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 3.
  • Duke Ellington


    Performer: Rex Stewart. Orchestra: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra. Performer: Duke Ellington. Performer: Lawrence Brown.
    • Duke Ellington – The Blanton-Webster Band.
    • Bluebird.
    • 11.


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