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Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents a New Year's Day edition of Radio 3's Breakfast. Also, including requests for your favourite works and pieces that you would like to hear.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111 with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Strauss II

    Cuckoo Polka, Op.336

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Georges Prêtre.
    • New Year's Concert 2010.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    The Silver Swan

    Choir: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • English and Italian Renaissance Madrigals.
    • Virgin.
    • 12.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Prelude in D flat major, Op 28 No 15, 'Raindrop'

    Performer: Rafał Blechacz.
    • Chopin: The Complete Preludes, 2 Nocturnes Op.62: Rafal Blechacz.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 171 BWV.171 (Gott, wie dein Name, so ist auch dein Ruhm)

    Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki. Singer: Rachel Nicolls. Singer: Peter Kooij. Singer: Robin Blaze. Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Singer: Gerd Türk.
    • Bis.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no.94 in G major 'Surprise' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Haydn: The 12 London Symphonies: LPO, Solti.
    • Decca.
  • John Jeffreys

    The Little Milkmaid

    Performer: Jennifer Partridge. Singer: Ian Partridge.
    • Who is at my window?.
    • Meridian.
    • 19.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Andante (Variations) in E major from "4 pieces" for string quartet Op.81

    Ensemble: Elias String Quartet.
    • ASV.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Bourrée fantasque

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Music Arranger: Felix Mottl.
    • Chabrier: Orchestral Works: Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in G flat major, D.899 no.3

    Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • Le Voyage Magnifique, Schubert: Impromptus; Maria Joao Pires.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    New Year carol

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: Paul Brough.
    • My Dancing Day.
    • Signum.
    • 4.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony no. 5 in D major, 3rd movement; Romanza (Lento)

    Orchestra: Hallé. Performer: Sir Mark Elder.
    • CHAN9666.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 4.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondo for piano (Op.51`1) in C major

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Beethoven: Bagatelles: Alfred Brendel.
    • Philips.
    • 8.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Air pour Borée et la Rose (Les Indes galantes)

    Performer: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Le Concert Spirituel: Le Concert des Nations / Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 29.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Patience (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
  • Jean Sibelius

    King Christian II - suite (Op.27) [from the incidental music], Nocturne

    Performer: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Osmo Vänskä.
    • CD918.
    • BIS.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quintet for piano... (D.667) in A major "Trout", 5th mvt; Allegro giusto

    Performer: Wolfram Christ. Performer: Alois Posch. Performer: Georg Faust. Performer: Gerhart Hetzel. Performer: James Levine.
    • Schubert: Trout Quintet; Levine, Hetzel.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Una voce poco fa (Il barbiere di Siviglia)

    Singer: Cecilia Bartoli. Orchestra: Orchestra La Scintilla. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • Sospiri: Cecilia Bartoli.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • George Gershwin

    The Jolly Tar and The Milkmaid (from Damsel in Distress)

    Performer: Jack Gibbons.
    • The authentic George Gershwin Vol. 4.
    • ASV.
    • 14.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 40 in G minor, K 550 (1st mvt)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphonies 38 - 41 Scottish Chamber Orchestra Sir Charle.
    • Linn.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Bazzini

    Trois morceaux lyriques for violin and piano (Op.41), no. 2; Scherzo

    Performer: Caspar Frantz. Performer: Chloë Hanslip.
    • Bazzini: Virtuoso Works for Violin and Piano: Hanslip.
    • Naxos.
  • Benjamin Britten

    A New Year carol arr. for chorus & organ (arr. Flood)

    Choir: The Choir of Canterbury Cathedral. Director: David Flood. Performer: Timothy Noon.
    • A Canterbury Christmas.
    • York.
    • 16.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sinfonia from Samson

    Orchestra: The King’s Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Your Tuneful Voice.
    • VIVAT.
    • 12-14.

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