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Friday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with requests and music from BBC Music's Ten Pieces. Including Ride of the Valkyries from Wagner's Die Walkure.

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and also including music from BBC Music's Ten Pieces project - a scheme to introduce classical music to secondary schools. Today the breakfast show will be playing Wagner's 'Ride of the Valkyries' from 'Die Walküre'.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Overture to 'Armide'

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Gluck - Armide.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in E minor, Op 119 No 2

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Brahms Handel Variations - Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 11.
  • Claude Debussy

    Fetes (Nocturnes)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Philips.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Magnificat in D, BWV 243: Aria V ‘For he that is mighty’; Aria IX ‘He hath filled the hungry’

    Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Singer: Charles Brett. Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Singer: David Thomas. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists.
    • Philips.
  • Johann Strauss II


    Conductor: Ferenc Fricsay. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Beati quorum via, Op 38 No 3

    Conductor: Sir David Willcocks. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.
    • EMI.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Waltz (from Divertimento)

    Orchestra: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • DG.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Sheherazade - symphonic suite (Op.35), no.2; The Story of the Kalendar Prince

    Conductor: Ernest Ansermet. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade: L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande/Ansermet.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Minuet from Symphony no.70 in D

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Robin Ticciati.
    • LINN.
    • 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Mazurkas for piano (Op.59); no.2 in A flat major

    Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • Argerich Plays Chopin.
    • DG.
    • 11.
  • Richard Strauss

    An Alpine Symphony, Op.64

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Weimar. Conductor: Antoni Wit.
    • NAXOS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Viola da gamba sonata No 1 in G major, BWV 1027 (3rd & 4th mvts)

    Performer: Kim Kashkashian. Performer: Keith Jarrett.
    • Bach: 3 Sonatas for Viola and Harpsichord: Kashkashian, Jarrett.
    • ECM.
    • 1.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    La belle Hélène (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Offenbach: Overtures: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Clara Schumann

    Romance, Op 22 No 1

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Sebastian Knauer.
    • DG.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Walkure [Part 2 of 'Der Ring ...'], Act 3; The Ride of the Valkyries

    Conductor: Mariss Jansons. Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Wagner: Overtures & Orchestral Music: Janson.
    • EMI Classics.
  • John Dowland

    Time stands still in gazing on her face

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Performer: Anthony Rooley.
    • Honey from the Hive: Songs by John Dowland.
    • BIS.
  • Aaron Copland

    Morning on the Ranch (The Red Pony)

    Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Copland: Four dances from Rodeo: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra/Falletta.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Trio Sonata for 2 oboes & basso continuo: 4th mvt

    Ensemble: Ensemble Zefiro.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
  • John Rutter

    All things bright and beautiful - anthem for chorus & organ/brass

    Conductor: John Rutter. Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia.
    • John Rutter: The Sacred Music of John Rutter.
    • Collegium.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no. 41 (K.551) in C major "Jupiter", 1st mvt; Allegro vivace

    Conductor: Leonard Bernstein. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • Mozart - Symphonies Nos 40 & 41"Jupiter"Bernstein,Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DGG.
    • 1.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Requiem, Op 48: Agnus Dei

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • 5.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Ma mere l'oeil (Mother Goose): 3rd movement

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Lang Lang.
    • DG.
    • 20.


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