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Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Symphonic Minutes Op.36 (Rondo)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Dohnanyi: Symphony no. 2: BBC Philharmonic/Bamert.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Notturno no.6 in G major, H.2.30

    Ensemble: Mozzafiato. Ensemble: L'Archibudelli.
    • Haydn: 8 Notturni for the King of Naples: Mozzafiato, L'Archibudelli.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Romance sans paroles No 3 in A flat major

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Erato.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps (Overture)

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Vaughan Williams: Orchestral works including Symphony no.3, The Wasps Overture,.
    • HALLE.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesu, meine Freude - motet BWV.227: Gute Nacht, o Wesen

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • SDG716.
    • SDG.
  • Moritz Moszkowski

    Caprice espagnole, Op 37

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Hubert Parry

    There is an old belief (Songs of Farewell)

    Choir: Tenebrae. Director: Nigel Short.
    • Hubert Parry: Songs of Farewell: Tenebrae/Nigel Short.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Vivien Ellis

    Coronation Scot (Paul Temple)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics: The New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Caprice viennois for violin and piano (Op.2)

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Paganini/Saraste/Kreisler/Wieniawski: Vengerov/Golan.
    • Teldec.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    A Musical Joke, K 522 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik; Serenata notturna; Ein musikalischer Spass.
    • Deustche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto in G major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Debussy/Ravel: Works For Piano And Orchestra.
    • chandos.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Un bel dì vedremo (Madam Butterfly)

    Singer: Angela Gheorghiu. Orchestra: Royal Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Edward Downes.
    • CONIFER.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Mazeppa - opera in 3 acts, Act 1 no.4; Hopak (Cossack dance)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Kaleidoscope: An Orchestral Extravaganza: Mackerras, LSO.
    • Mercury.
    • 8.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Trio for piano and strings (Op.8) in G minor, 4th movement; Finale (Allegretto)

    Performer: Vilde Frang. Performer: Andreas Brantelid. Performer: Marianna Shirinyan.
    • Chopin: Chamber Music Andreas Brantelid.
    • EMI.
    • 8.
  • Marvin Hamlisch

    A Chorus line - musical [1975]: Finale

    Ensemble: Members of the Cast. Orchestra: A Chorus Line pit orchestra. Conductor: Donald Pippin.
    • A Chorus Line, Original Broadway Cast Recording.
    • Columbia.
    • 13.
  • Anon.

    Old Simon the King

    Performer: Pamela Thorby. Ensemble: Palladian Ensemble.
    • Linn.
  • Claude Debussy

    Images - set 2 for piano, no.3; Poissons d'or

    Performer: Pascal Rogé.
    • A Debussy Recital: Pascal Roge.
    • Decca.
    • 16.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Requiem; 4th mvt; Sanctus, Benedictus

    Choir: Chorus of the National Academy of Santa Cecilia. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Verdi: Messa Da Requiem. Pappano.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for violin and orchestra (RV.293) (Op.8`3) in F major "L'Autunno"

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra/Koopman.
    • Erato.
    • 7.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concierto de Aranjuez (1st mvt)

    Performer: Miloš Karadaglić. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Milos Karadaglic - Aranjuez.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    Le tre grazie a Venere

    Ensemble: Musica Secreta.
    • La Virtuosissima Cantatrice - The vocal music of Barbara Strozzi (1619 - c.1665).
    • AMON RA.
    • 3.
  • Herbert Howells

    Three Dances for violin and orchestra, Op.7

    Performer: Malcolm Stewart. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Hyperion.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The sun, whose rays are all ablaze (The Mikado)

    Singer: Lesley Garrett. Orchestra: English National Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Peter Robinson.
    • The Mikado (Highlights).
    • That's Entertainment.
    • 13.

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