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Saturday - Victoria Meakin

Victoria Meakin presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt - overture Op.27

    Conductor: Edward Gardner. Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHSA5151.
  • Robert Schumann

    5 Gesange der Fruhe Op.133 for piano

    Performer: Piotr Anderszewski.
    • VIRGIN CLASSICS.
    • 948-625 2.
  • William Walton

    Facade - suite no. 2, orch. from 'Facade entertainment'

    Performer: Andrew Litton. Performer: Bournemouth S O.
    • DECCA.
    • 470200-2.
  • Guillaume Dufay

    Ma belle dame souveraine - rondeau for 4 voices

    Performer: Ensemble Amadis.
    • JADE.
    • 7432171067-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Otello - dramma lirico in 4 acts

    Conductor: James Levine. Performer: New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.
    • SONY.
    • SK 52489.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    El Canto del ruisenor Op.29 for violin and piano

    Performer: Julia Fischer. Performer: Milana Chernyavska.
    • DECCA.
    • 478 5950.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Pieces de clavecin [1724, rev.1731]

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA68071/2.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    The Bartered bride - opera B.143 vers. definitive in 3 acts

    Conductor: Václav Neumann. Performer: Czech Philharmonic.
    • SUPRAPHON.
    • 110624-2.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Alexander Nevsky - cantata Op.78 for contralto, chorus and orchestra

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Performer: Chicago S O..
    • DG.
    • GCD 147826.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Concerto no. 1 in C major Op.15 for piano and orchestra

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra / Jiri Belohlavek. Performer: Paul Lewis.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • HMC90205355.
  • Louise Reichardt

    Sehsucht; Rastlose Liebe; Erlkonig

    Performer: Gerald Finley. Performer: Graham Johnson. Performer: Mark Padmore. Performer: Susan Gritton.
    • HYPERION.
    • CDJ33051.
  • Edward Elgar

    6 Promenades for 2 flutes, oboe, clarinet and bassoon [1878]

    Performer: Athena Ensemble.
    • CHANDOS.
    • CHAN241-33.
  • Kurt Weill

    Surabaya-Jonny, arr. Berio for mezzo-soprano and ensemble [from 'Happy end']

    Conductor: Roger Bean. Performer: Lotte Lenya.
    • CBS.
    • CD42658.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    9 Moravian duets B.62, Op.32 for S, A and piano [nos.6-14]

    Performer: Jiaxin Lloyd Webber. Performer: John Lenehan. Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber.
    • NAXOS.
    • 8573251.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Bolero for orchestra

    Conductor: Charles Dutoit. Performer: Montreal S O.
    • DECCA.
    • 410 010-2.

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