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International Women's Day

Clemency Burton-Hill presents a special edition of Radio 3's Breakfast programme for International Women's Day.

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Louise Farrenc

    Sextet in C minor, Op 40 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Éric Le Sage. Ensemble: Les Vents Français.
    • Winds & Piano.
    • Warner.
    • 5.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    The Wreckers (Act 2 Prelude)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Odaline de la Martinez.
    • CONIFER.
  • Alissa Firsova

    Stabat Mater

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Spirit, Strength & Sorrow.
    • Coro.
    • 2.
  • Jeanne Demessieux

    Choral Preludes on Gregorian Chant Themes; O Filii (Variations)

    Performer: Graham Barber.
    • Great European Organs No.8.
    • Priory.
    • 10.
  • Marianna Martines

    Concerto per Cembalo in E major - i. Allegro

    Performer: Nicoleta Paraschivescu. Ensemble: La Floridiana.
    • deutsche harmonia mundi.
  • Clara Schumann

    3 Lieder, Op. 12, no.2; Liebst du um Schonheit

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Clara Schumann

    3 Lieder, Op. 12, no.3; Warum willst du andre fragen?

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Doreen Carwithen

    Suffolk Suite

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Lucinda Rimmer

    Feluca

    Orchestra: Members of the NBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Duncan Ward.
    • Recording from BBC Proms 2013.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Canticles of Ecstasy

    Ensemble: Ensemble for medieval music.
    • deutsche harmonia mundi.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    La Lisonjera, Op 50

    Performer: Joanne Polk.
    • The Flatterer.
    • Steinway & Sons.
    • 1.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Trio for flute, oboe and piano

    Performer: Nancy Ruffer. Performer: John Anderson. Performer: Helen Crayford.
    • Dutton.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Der Rosenkranz, Op 9 No 3

    Performer: Eugene Asti. Singer: Susan Gritton.
    • HYPERION.
  • Joan Tower

    Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No 2

    Orchestra: Colorado Symphony. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Koch.
  • Elfrida Andrée

    Piano Quintet in E minor (1st mvt)

    Performer: Lena Johnson. Ensemble: Stockholm Quartet.
    • Caprice.
  • Lili Boulanger

    Psalm 24

    Singer: Neil MacKenzie. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Boulanger: Faust Et Helene Etc. - Soloists/CBSC/BBC Phil./Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Alice Mary Smith

    Symphony in A Minor (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Howard Shelley.
    • Alice Mary Smith: Symphonies.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Alma Mahler

    5 Songs For Voice And Piano, no.1; Die Stille Stadt

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov. Singer: Benjamin Appl.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Kathryn Tickell

    Brig Set

    Composer: Corrina Hewat. Performer: Kathryn Tickell. Performer: Corrina Hewat.
    • The Sky Didn't Fall.
    • Park Records.
    • 2.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Keyboard Suite in D minor (Chaconne; Minuet)

    Performer: Carol Cerasi.
    • Jacquet de La Guerre - Suites for Harpsichord.
    • Metronome.
    • 7-8.
  • Nadia Boulanger

    3 Pieces

    Performer: Nicolas Altstaedt. Performer: José Gallardo.
    • French Cello Sonatas.
    • Naxos.
    • 2-4.
  • Margaret Hubicki

    Goladon Suite for piano duet - 3. Summer's Eve

    Performer: James Kirby. Performer: Frederick Stock.
    • Chandos.
  • Dora Pejačević

    Symphony in F sharp minor, Op 41 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland‐Pfalz. Conductor: Ari Rasilainen.
    • Dora Pejacevic Symphony.
    • CPO.
    • 004.

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