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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Grace Williams

    Calm Sea in Summer (Sea Sketches)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • Lyrita.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Octet in E flat major, Op 20 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Australian Chamber Orchestra.
    • BIS.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps (Ballet and Final Tableau)

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • NAXOS.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata BWV 33; Aria: Wie furchtsam wankten meine Schritte

    Singer: René Jacobs. Ensemble: Leonhardt‐Consort. Director: Gustav Leonhardt.
    • JSB: Cantatas Vo.2.
    • Teldec.
    • 9.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Belkis, Queen of Sheba (The Dance of Belkis at Dawn)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Respighi: Belkis Queen of Sheba and Metamorphoseon.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Jeux d'eau

    Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Ravel: The Complete Solo Piano Music: Steven Osborne, Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet No 21 in D major, K 575 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Hagen Quartett.
    • Mozart: String Quartets KV 421 & 575.
    • DG.
    • 5.
  • Aaron Copland

    Danza de jalisco (Three Latin-American Sketches)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Copland: Appalachian Spring, 2 Latin-American sketches: Orpheus Chamber Orchestr.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Joyeuse marche

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Tortelier's French Bonbons: BBC Philharmonic/Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Air with variations, 'The Harmonious Blacksmith' (Suite No 5 in E major)

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Handel/Scarlatti: Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Pushkin Waltz No 1 in F major, Op 120

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Prokofiev: Watz Suite etc: RSNO/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C major for violin and 2 cellos, RV 561

    Performer: Enrico Onofri. Performer: Christophe Coin. Performer: Paolo Beschi. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico. Director: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Vivaldi "Il Proteo".
    • TELDEC.
    • 13-15.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Miserere nostri à 7

    Choir: Alamire. Director: David Skinner.
    • Tallis & Byrd: Cantiones Sacrae 1575: Alamire, David Skinner.
    • Obsidian.
    • 12.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Prague Waltzes

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak: Legends;Prague Waltzes: BFO, Fischer.
    • Philips.
  • Claude Debussy

    La cathédrale engloutie (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete works for piano vol.1: Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Waltz from The Sleeping Beauty

    Orchestra: Mariinsky Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Sleeping Beauty.
    • Philips.
    • 007.
  • Henry Purcell

    A prince of glorious race (Who can from joy refrain?)

    Singer: Raquel Andueza. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Music For a While.
    • Erato.
    • 6.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Spanish dances for violin and piano (Op.23) [nos.5-6], no.6; Zapateado

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    The Silver Swan

    Choir: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • English and Italian Renaissance Madrigals.
    • Virgin.
    • 12.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Symphony in G minor Op.6 no.6

    Orchestra: Nederlands Kamerorkest. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Newton Classics.
  • Oliver Knussen

    ...upon one note

    Orchestra: London Sinfonietta. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
    • DG.
  • Howard Hanson

    Symphony no. 2 (Op.30) "Romantic", 3rd movement; Allegro con brio

    Conductor: Gerard Schwarz. Orchestra: Seattle Symphony.
    • Hanson: Symphony No.2 "Romantic".
    • Naxos.

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