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Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Fidelio (Leonore) - opera Op.72 in 2 acts; Overture "Fidelio"

    Orchestra: The Hanover Band. Director: Roy Goodman.
    • Beethoven: Orchestral Overtures: Hanover Band, Goodman.
    • Nimbus.
    • 5.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Clarinet Quintet (Op.115) in B minor: 3rd movement; Andantino - presto non assai,ma con sentimento

    Performer: Paul Meyer. Ensemble: Capuçon Quartet.
    • Brahms: Double Concert, Clarinet Quintet: Ranaud Capucon/Gautier Capucon.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 6.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Exsultate Deo

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • Collegium.
  • Samuel Barber

    Adagio for string orchestra arr. from 2nd mvt of String Quartet

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Die Kunst der Fuge BWV.1080: no.5; Contrapunctus 5

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Bach - The Art of Fugue.
    • 5.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Humoresque in G flat major, Op 101 No 7

    Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler. Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Performer: Ayami Ikeba.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 29 in A major, K201; 4th movement; (Allegro con spirito)

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
    • ASV.
  • Gustav Holst

    Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op 26 No 3

    Performer: Osian Ellis. Choir: Royal College of Music Chamber Choir. Conductor: Sir David Willcocks.
    • Gustav Holst: Choral Hymns Rig Veda.
    • Unicorn-Kanchana.
    • 4.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Clarinet Sonata in E flat, Op. 167

    Performer: Martin Fröst. Performer: Roland Pöntinen.
    • BIS.
  • Aaron Copland

    Fanfare for the Common Man

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Aaron Copland: The World of Aaron Copland.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture in C major, 'Hamburger Ebb' und Fluth'

    Ensemble: Zefiro.
    • Ambroisie.
  • Margaret Hubicki

    Lonely Mere and Rigaudon

    Performer: Robert Max. Performer: James Kirby.
    • Chandos.
  • Percy Grainger

    I'm Seventeen Come Sunday

    Choir: The Joyful Company of Singers. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Léo Delibes

    Coppélia (Prelude; Mazurka; Waltz)

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Delibes: The 3 Ballets: Richard Bonynge.
    • Decca.
  • Frank Bridge

    The Hour Glass (The Dew Fairy)

    Performer: Kathryn Stott.
    • Bridge: Piano Sonata etc: Kathryn Stott.
    • Conifer.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    The Sea Hawk (Main titles; The Hanging Man; Happy Sailing; End titles)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Choir: Manchester Chamber Choir. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La Clemenza di Tito - opera in 2 acts K.621; Act 2 no 21: S'alto che lagrime

    Singer: Elizabeth Watts. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Baldini.
    • Mozart: Opera Arias and Overtures.
    • Linn.
    • 9.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No 3 in E major for violin, BWV 1006 (Prelude)

    Performer: Isabelle Faust.
    • J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas. Isabelle Faust.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 10.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Luisa Miller (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • Verdi: Opera Choruses, Preludes and Ballet Music: Muti.
    • EMI.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Te Deum in C major H.23c.2

    Choir: The English Concert Choir. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Haydn: Nelson Mass, Te Deum: The English Concert, Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 12-14.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in F minor, Op.68 No.4

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • London.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Menuet (Le tombeau de Couperin)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Philips.


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