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Sunday - Victoria Meakin

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • Fernand Laloux

    Tantum Ergo

    Choir: Jesus College Cambridge Choir. Conductor: Mark Williams.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Léo Delibes

    Valse and Mazurka (Coppelia)

    Orchestra: Swiss Romande Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • DECCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Fantasy & Fugue in C major, K.394

    Performer: Dejan Lazić.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps - Overture

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Halle.
  • Firminus Caron

    Sanctus (Mass: Clemens et benigna)

    Choir: Huelgas Ensemble. Director: Paul Van Nevel.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Viola sonata in C, Op.147: 2nd mvt

    Performer: Yuri Abramovich Bashmet. Performer: Sviatoslav Richter.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes Galentes: Chaconne

    Orchestra: La Chapelle Royale. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Julius Fucik

    The old grumbler

    Performer: Marek Rothbauer. Orchestra: Karlsbad Symphony Orchestra.
    • CLASICO.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Goldberg Variations, BWV.988 (Aria)

    Performer: Lars Vogt.
    • ONDINE.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Meeresstille und gluckliche Fahrt

    Performer: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Paule Maurice

    The Great Bee (Tableaux de Provence)

    Performer: Julia Nolan. Orchestra: CBC Radio Orchestra. Conductor: Mario Bernardi.
    • CBC.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto Polonois in B flat major, TWV.43:B3:1

    Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Director: Reinhard Goebel.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Cesar Cui

    Tarantella in G minor, op.12

    Orchestra: Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu. Conductor: Ondrej Lenárd.
    • NAXOS.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Apres un reve, Op.7 No.1

    Performer: David Quigley.
    • El Greco.


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