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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

  • Ruth Crawford Seeger

    Risselty rosselty

    Ensemble: Schönberg Ensemble. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Vespro della Beata Vergine [1610], Sonata sopra 'Sancta Maria'

    Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • C. Monteverdi : Vespro della Beata Vergine - 1610: Christina Pluhar/L'Arpeggiata.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 11.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Violin Sonata in A major Op.12`2 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Yehudi Menuhin. Performer: Wilhelm Kempff.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Opening chorus of Cantata No 205, 'Zerreisset, zersprenget, zertrümmert die Gruft'

    Choir: The Choir of the Age of Enlightenment. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt.
    • J. S. Bach, Secular Cantatas BWV.205 & 214.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 1.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in C major, Kk.72

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • D. Scarlatti: Sonatas: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 3.
  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus (Gradualia, Vol 1)

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to The Magic Flute

    Orchestra: Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Trio for strings no. 22 (G.98) (Op.14`4) in D major, 1st mvt; Allegro giusto

    Ensemble: Europa Galante. Conductor: Fabio Biondi.
    • Boccherini: Trio, Quartet, Quintet & Sextet for strings: Europa Galante.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 13.
  • Robert Schumann

    Adagio and Allegro in A flat major, Op 70

    Performer: David Pyatt. Performer: Martin Jones.
    • David Pyatt Recital / Schumann.
    • Erato.
    • 14-15.
  • Dag Wirén

    Serenade for Strings op.11 - Alla marcia

    Orchestra: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Magnus Ericsson.
    • BIS.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Ball at the Palace (Hamlet Suite, Op 116a)

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Herrmann.
    • Great Shakespeare Films Cinema Gala.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Claude Debussy

    La fille aux cheveux de lin (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete works for piano vol.1: Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • György Kurtág

    The Mad Girl with the Flaxen Hair

    Performer: Thomas Adès.
    • EMI.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Burlesque de Quixotte

    Orchestra: Collegium Musicum 90. Director: Simon Standage.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance WoO 1 No 3

    Performer: Barry Douglas.
    • Chandos.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March, Op 99

    Ensemble: Eastman Wind Ensemble. Conductor: Frederick Fennell.
    • Mercury Living Presence.
  • Steve Reich

    Duet for 2 violins and strings

    Ensemble: The Smith Quartet.
    • Different Trains.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 4.
  • Joseph Haydn

    The heavens are telling the glory of God (The Creation)

    Singer: Sarah Tynan. Singer: Jeremy Ovenden. Singer: Matthew Brook. Orchestra: Handel and Haydn Society. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Haydn: The Creation.
    • CORO.
    • 14.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' - 4th movement, Allegro un poco

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos.3 & 4: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Harnoncourt.
    • Teldec.
    • 4.
  • Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger

    Toccata arpeggiata (Libro primo d'intavolatura di chitarrone)

    Performer: Jakob Lindberg.
    • Music for a while, Baroque Melodies: Anne Sofie von Otter.
    • Archiv.
    • 16.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude after Bach

    Music Arranger: Fabrizio Cassol. Music Arranger: Rodriguez Vangama. Ensemble: coup fatal. Conductor: Rodriguez Vangama.
    • Coup Fatal.
    • Outhere music.
    • 3.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks: Overture

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta, 4th movement; Allegretto

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Janacek: Sinfonietta: Rattle.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Souvenir de Florence, Op 70 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Paul Neubauer. Performer: Colin Carr. Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Journeys: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.

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