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Saturday - Elizabeth Alker

Elizabeth Alker presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show featuring listener requests and at 8.55am, "Power of Three" - the next instalment of a 70-part daily series of pioneering sounds from the BBC Third Programme and Radio 3 archives.


2 hours

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the royal fireworks, no.4; La Rejouissance

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Archiv Production.
    • 453451-2.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Quartet in D K285 (1st movement)

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Performer: Christoph Poppen. Performer: Hariolf Schlichtig. Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras.
    • EMI.
    • 724355682925.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The well-tempered Clavier Book 2 (No. 21 in B flat major, BWV890 - Prelude and Fugue)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • The Well-tempered Clavier.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA67741/4.
    • 17-18.
  • Emily Hall


    Performer: Olivia Chaney.
    • Bigo & Twigetti Winter 2014.
    • Bigo & Twigetti Winter.
    • 1.
  • Vittorio Monti


    Performer: Avi Avital. Performer: Richard Galliano.
    • Between Worlds.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 479 1069.
    • 18.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Concerto for piano (left hand) and orchestra in D major

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • CHSA5084.
    • 7.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Morning (Peer Gynt Suite No 1, Op 46)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • Grieg: Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Berglund.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    Symphony for solo piano; Menuet

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
  • Antonín Dvořák


    Performer: John Fahey. Music Arranger: John Fahey.
    • Takoma.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No. 8 in G: Allegretto grazioso (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Sony.
  • Yusef Lateef

    Water Pistol

    • New Jazz.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires - Autumn

    Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Wagner: Overtures and Preludes: Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Barenboim.
    • Teldec.
    • 5.


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