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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    King Arthur (Chaconne)

    Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina. Conductor: Stefano Montanari.
    • Henry Purcell, O Solitude: Andreas Scholl/Accademia Bizantina.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Arnold Bax

    Red Autumn

    Performer: Seta Tanyel. Performer: Jeremy Brown.
    • Bax: Piano Duos Jeremy Brown/Seta Tanyel.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Jan Antonín Koželuh

    Oboe Concerto in F major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Albrecht Mayer. Ensemble: Kammerakademie Potsdam.
    • Lost and Found.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 12.
  • Anon.


    Performer: Paul O’Dette.
    • HELIOS.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto no. 1 in A minor BWV.1041 - 2nd movement; Andante

    Performer: David Oistrakh. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Eugene Goossens.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • William Walton

    Crown Imperial

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Walton: The Centenary Edition: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Litton.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Scott Joplin

    The Chrysanthemum

    Performer: Philip Dyson.
  • Anon.


    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Villancicos y danzas criollas 1550-1750: Hesperion XXI/Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 10.
  • Hubert Parry

    Symphony no. 3 in C major 'English' (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Parry - Complete Symphonies.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • John Bull

    The King's Hunt

    Music Arranger: Elgar Howarth. Ensemble: London Festival Brass Ensemble.
    • Music From the Royal Court: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Decca.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Otono porteño

    Performer: Alfredo Marcucci. Ensemble: Philharmonic Cellists.
    • Orfeo.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Geistliches Lied, Op 30

    Music Arranger: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Brahms: Symphony 4; Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 6.
  • Franz Lehár

    Wild Roses

    Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michail Jurowski.
    • CPO.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto no 3 in G major, 1st movement

    Performer: Piers Lane. Music Arranger: Ignaz Friedman.
    • Hyperion.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Allegretto moderato in D for string trio (from Four Early Pieces)

    Ensemble: Members of the Endellion Quartet.
    • CRD.
    • 9.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Sonata no. 2 (Op.13)orch. Kraggerud & Lund, 3rd movement; Allegro animato

    Orchestrator: Henning Kraggerud. Orchestrator: Lund, Bernt Simen. Orchestra: Tromsø Chamber Orchestra.
    • Grieg: Three Concerti for Violin and Orchestra.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Luise Adolpha Le Beau

    Trio for piano and strings in D minor Op 15: 3rd mvt: Allegro

    Ensemble: Clara Wieck Trio.
    • BAYER.
  • Edward Elgar

    Imperial March Op.32

    Conductor: Adrian Boult. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Giacomo Puccini


    Ensemble: Signum Quartet.
    • Quartet Movements: Signum Quartett.
    • Capriccio.
    • 2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ungarische melodie for piano (D.817) in B minor

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Schubert/Andras Schiff.
    • ECM.
    • 1.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Courtly Dances (Gloriana)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Benjamin Britten: Works for Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 3.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Caro nome (Rigoletto)

    Singer: Leontyne Price. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Henry Lewis.
    • Leontyne Price - The Prima Donna Collection.
    • RCA.
    • 10.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Fantaisie-impromptu in C sharp minor, Op.66

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Perahia Plays Chopin.
    • Sony Classical.
  • 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.


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