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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and Bach Before 7.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Marc‐Antoine Charpentier

    Medee - tragedie mise en musique (H.491); Ouverture

    Director: William Christie. Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants.
    • Anne Sofie von Otter: Ombre de mon Amant.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 1.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Rakastava, Op 14

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • Baltic Runes.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 002.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Quartet No 2 in A minor, Op 13 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Elias Quartet.
    • Mendelssohn: Quartets Opp.13 and 80.
    • ASV.
    • 3.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Des Knaben Wunderhorn vers. for voi...;no. 6;Des Antonius von Padua Fischpredigt

    Singer: Christian Gerhaher. Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Mahler: Des Knaben Wunderhorn, Symphonie No. 10: Adagio; Kozena, Gerhaher, Cleve.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto No 2 in E major, BWV 1042 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Thomas Zehetmair. Ensemble: Amsterdam Bach Soloists.
    • Bach: Violin Concertos: Zehetmair/Amsterdam Bach Soloists.
    • Berlin Classics.
  • Johannes Brahms

    16 Waltzes, Op 39

    Performer: Zhang Zuo. Performer: Louis Schwizgebel.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    Shepherd Girl's Dance (The Mountain King)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • World Encores: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra/Jansons.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Concerto for piano and orch no.2 (Op.22) in G min, 2nd mvt; Allegro scherzando

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Saint-Saëns/Ravel/Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Sinfonietta, 2nd movement; Molto vivace

    Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia.
    • Poulenc: Concerto Pour 2 Pianos, Aubade, Sinfonietta: City of London Sinfonia, H.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Tango from Espana Op.165

    Performer: Xuefei Yang.
    • 2654 636621-7.
    • WARNER CLASSICS.
    • 12.
  • Enrique Granados

    Andaluza (Danzas españolas Set 2)

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • Fur Elise, Piano Music by Beethoven, Chopin, etc.: Ashkenezy etc..
    • Decca.
    • 14.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Aida - Act 2 sc.2; Grand march (Egyptian march) -

    Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra. Conductor: Arthur Fiedler.
    • Marches in Hi-Fi: Arthur Fiedler.
    • RCA.
    • 1.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata in B minor Hob X.VI.32, ii and iii

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Leif Ove Andsnes - a Portrait.
    • EMI.
    • 24-25.
  • Thomas Tallis

    O nata lux de lumine

    Choir: Alamire. Director: David Skinner.
    • Tallis & Byrd: Cantiones Sacrae 1575: Alamire, David Skinner.
    • Obsidian.
    • 8.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini OverturesThe Chamber Orchestra Of Europe.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 7.
  • Giuseppe Tartini

    Concerto in A minor: 1st movement

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Curnyn.
    • 476 4342.
    • DECCA.
    • 12.
  • Eric Coates

    Covent Garden (London (London every day) suite)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Performer: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Suite for Harp (Overture and Toccata)

    Performer: Osian Ellis.
    • Tit for tat - a celebration.
    • Meridian.
    • 6.
  • Henry Purcell

    Come ye sons of art away (Z.323) [1694], 3; Sound the trumpet 'till around

    Singer: Andreas Scholl. Singer: Christophe Dumaux. Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina. Conductor: Stefano Montanari.
    • O Solitude: Andreas Scholl, Accademia Bizantina.
    • Decca.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77: 3rd movement; Allegro giocoso

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Brahms: Violin Concerto: Shaham/Wang/Berliner Philharmoniker/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Hammond / O’Carolan

    Planxty Maguire

    Performer: Michael McHale.
    • GP702.
    • GRAND PIANO.
    • 13.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Mambo from Symphonic dances from 'West Side story'

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Fiesta: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela/Dudamel.
    • DG.
    • 11.
  • Franz Liszt

    (Rossini) Soirees musicales (S.424) transc. for piano, no.9; La Danza

    Performer: François‐René Duchâble.
    • 096359 2.
    • Virgin.
    • 2.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Preghiera (Suite No 4, 'Mozartiana')

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 4, "Mozartiana": DSO, Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Berceuse romantique

    Performer: Joshua Bell. Performer: Paul Coker.
    • Decca.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Rag-Mazurka (Les biches)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • Rite of Spring.
    • Signum.
    • 20.
  • Gustav Holst

    Mercury, the Winged Messenger (The Planets, Op 32)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Sir Simon Rattle - Gustav Holst.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.

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