Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann David Heinichen

    Concerto per l'orchestra di Dresda (S.214) ..., 3rd movement; Allegro

    Conductor: Reinhard Goebel. Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln.
    • Johann David Heinichen Dresden Concerti Musica Antiqua Koln Reinhard Goebel.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 20.
  • Amy Woodforde-Finden

    Kashmiri Song (Four Indian Love Lyrics)

    Music Arranger: Stephen Hough. Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Hough - 'My Favourite Things': Virtuoso Encores and Transcriptions.
    • Nimbus Records.
    • 12.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade in E minor Op.20 for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Elgar: Orchestral Works.
    • Decca London.
    • 2-4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita no 6 in E minor: Toccata

    Performer: Ralph Kirkpatrick.
    • Boston Skyline.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Bergamasca (Ancient Airs and Dances Suite No 2)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances.
    • HMV.
    • 8.
  • Mieczyslaw Karlowicz

    Finale from Violin Concerto Op. 8

    Performer: Kaja Danczowska. Orchestra: Unknown. Conductor: Antoni Wit.
    • Chant du monde.
  • Gabriel Fauré


    Performer: Juliette Hurel. Performer: Hélène Couvert.
    • Impressions francaises.
    • Zig Zag Territories.
    • 8.
  • Marin Marais

    Gigue & Gavotte from Suite Book 1 No. 5 for 2 viols

    Performer: Paolo Pandolfo. Performer: Amélie Chemin. Performer: Thomas C. Boysen. Performer: Markus Hünninger.
    • Glossa.
  • Anonymous

    Appalachian Barn Dance

    Ensemble: Apollo’s Fire. Director: Jeannette Sorrell.
    • Come to the River: An Early American Gathering.
    • Avie.
  • Giacomo Puccini


    Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Puccini: Discoveries: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi/Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta, 1st movement; Allegretto (Sokol Fanfare)

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.
    • Dvorak: Legends, Op. 59 / Janacek: Sinfonietta.
    • BIS.
    • 11.
  • Antoine Brumel

    Missa Et ecce terrae motus (Agnus Dei II)

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • GIMELL.
  • Juan Crisostomo Arriaga

    String Quartet No 3 in E flat major (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Voces String Quartet.
    • MD+G.
  • Gaspar Cassadó


    Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Lily Maisky.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • James P. Johnson

    Subway Journey (Harlem Symphony)

    Orchestra: The Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Nimbus Records.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Danza espanola No 1 (La vida breve)

    Performer: Julian Bream. Performer: John Williams.
    • RCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No.17 in G, K.129

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Christian Sinding

    Rustle of Spring, Op 32 No 3

    Performer: John Ogdon.
    • EMI.
  • Astor Piazzolla


    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Clark Rundell.
    • Fairy Tales: Ksenija Sidorova.
    • Champs Hill.
    • 17.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Sonata No.1 a 8

    Performer: Mark Bennett. Performer: Michael Laird. Ensemble: The Purcell Quartet.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker (Dance of the Reed-Pipes; Mother Goose)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Ernest Ansermet.
    • Brilliant Classics.
  • Richard Strauss

    Festliches Präludium, Op 61

    Performer: Peter Solomon. Orchestra: Tonhalle Orchester Zürich. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Strauss: Orchestral Works: Zinman.
    • Arte Nova Classics.
    • 23.


Carol Competition 2019

Carol Competition 2019

Here's everything you need to know about our competition for amateur composers.

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

How many of these rousing music questions can you answer?

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

How listening to R3 Breakfast can reduce stress, aid mindfulness and cure morning breath.

Sounds of the Earth

Sounds of the Earth

In this Weekend Breakfast feature, we hear the natural world in its many guises.

Chilled – five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

Chilled –  five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg (a handy pianist) chips the ice off favourite classical scores.

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

We're inviting singers to mark 100 years of UK women's suffrage with a new choral work.