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Sunday - Victoria Meakin

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


1 hour, 58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Italian Concerto, BWV971

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • J.S.Bach: Italian Concerto & French Overture: Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
  • Alonso Lobo

    Versa est in luctum

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
  • 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.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 5 in C sharp minor (4th mvt, 'Adagietto')

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Mahler: Symphony No. 5: Kubelik.
    • DG.
    • 4.
  • Eric Whitacre

    The Seal Lullaby

    Performer: Christopher Glynn. Choir: Eric Whitacre Singers. Choir: Laudibus. Conductor: Eric Whitacre.
    • Eric Whitacre: Light & Gold: Eric Whitacre.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Violin Concerto No 1 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Joanna Kurkowicz. Conductor: Łukasz Borowicz. Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata No 16 in C major, K 545

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Mozart: Complete Piano Sonatas: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Leos Janáček


    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Beatus vir (Selva morale e spirituale)

    Choir: Cantus Cölln. Orchestra: Concerto Palatino. Conductor: Konrad Junghänel.
    • Selva Morale E Spirituale.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Flute Concerto in D minor, 3rd movement

    Performer: Alexis Kossenko. Ensemble: Arte dei Suonatori.
    • CPE Bach: Concerti a flauto traverso I: Alexis Kossenko, Arte dei Suonatori.
    • Alpha.
  • Claude Debussy

    'Des pas sur la neige' (Preludes, Book 1 No.6)

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • Debussy: Preludes/Children's Corner: Ogawa.
    • BIS.
    • 6.
  • Henry Litolff

    Concerto symphonique No 4 in D minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Yuja Wang. Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • AVIE.
  • Herbert Howells

    3 Psalm-preludes for organ - set 1 (Op.32), no.1 in D minor (Lo! the poor crieth

    Performer: Christopher Dearnley.
    • Howells: Psalm-preludes & rhapsodies: Dearnley.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Mass (Op.123) in D major "Missa solemnis", no.8; Sanctus

    Singer: Heather Harper. Singer: Janet Baker. Singer: Robert Tear. Singer: Hans Sotin. Choir: Philharmonia Chorus. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Beethoven The Collector's Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.


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