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Sunday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents a special edition of Radio 3's Breakfast programme celebrating female composers on International Women's Day.


@bbcradio3 #womensday.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    The Wreckers – Overture

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Gibson.
    • 767753 2.
    • EMI.
  • Andrzej Panufnik

    Modlitva (Prayer)

    Performer: Grace Francis. Composer: Roxanna Panufnik.
    • 1500003.
    • UK97H.
    • 3.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    O virtus Sapientie - antiphon

    Ensemble: Sequentia.
    • Hildegard Von Bingen: Symphoniae: Sequentia.
    • 8.
  • Doreen Carwithen

    One Damn Thing After Another

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Carwithen: Orchestral Works.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 001.
  • Germaine Tailleferre

    3 Chansons (Non, la fiedélité; Souvent un air de vérité; On a dit mal de mon ami)

    Singer: Ruby Hughes. Performer: Anna Tilbrook.
    • BBC studio session recording.
  • Chiquinha Gonzaga


    Performer: Luciana Soares.
    • 0044747268026.
    • Centaur.
    • 14.
  • Joan Trimble

    Suite for Strings

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Maxime Tortelier.
    • Specially recorded for International Women's Day.
  • Rebecca Clarke

    Shy One

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • CDH55159.
    • 20.
  • Anne Dudley

    Jeeves and Wooster theme

    Ensemble: The Dover Street Jazzomanics.
    • CDP7990102.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Lucy Pankhurst


    Performer: Grace Francis.
    • TMI 080315.
    • The Music Incubator Ltd.
    • 6.
  • Amy Beach

    Symphony in E minor Op 32: 4th movement; Allegro di molto

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • CHAN8958.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 6.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Psalm 24

    Singer: Neil MacKenzie. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Boulanger: Faust Et Helene Etc. - Soloists/CBSC/BBC Phil./Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Alice Mary Smith

    Symphony in A Minor (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Howard Shelley.
    • Alice Mary Smith: Symphonies.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Joan Tower

    Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No 2

    Orchestra: Colorado Symphony. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Koch.
  • Clara Schumann

    Three Romances for violin, Op 22

    Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Performer: Alice Sara Ott.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Sonata in d: Aria

    Ensemble: Camerata Moderna.
    • MDG60508072.
    • MD&G.
    • 7.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Overture in E flat major, Op 24

    Orchestra: NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Johannes Goritzki.
    • CPO.


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