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Monday - 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

  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Beatus vir a 6

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • CORO.
  • Edward Elgar

    Carissima for small orchestra

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics - 2.
    • Hyperion.
    • 17.
  • Traditional Indian

    Prabhati (based on Raga Gunkali) [a morning rag]

    Performer: Yehudi Menuhin. Music Arranger: Ravi Shankar.
    • West Meets East.
    • BGO.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto no.5 in F minor, BWV.1056

    Performer: Angela Hewitt. Orchestra: Australian Chamber Orchestra. Director: Richard Tognetti.
    • J.S. Bach: The Keyboard Concertos 2: Hewitt/Australian Chamber Orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10-12.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 95 in C minor (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 12.
  • David Lang

    I Lie

    Choir: Theatre of Voices. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
  • Margaret Hubicki

    The Banshee's Dance (Irish Fantasy)

    Performer: Leyland Kirby.
    • Chandos.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Kamarinskaya

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • GLINKA: Orchestral Works.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 5.
  • Costanzo Porta

    Sinfonia in D major for trumpet, strings and continuo

    Performer: Simon Munday. Ensemble: La Serenissima. Director: Adrian Chandler.
    • AVIE.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Guitare, Op.28

    Orchestrator: Gabriel Pierné. Performer: Philippe Graffin. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Thierry Fischer.
    • Rare French works for violin & orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No. 8 in B minor 'Unfinished': 2nd movement; Andante con moto

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Winter Idyll

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • Lyrique.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Turandot - Act 3 sc.1; Nessun dorma [Calaf Ignoto]

    Singer: José Carreras. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Jose Carreras sings opera arias.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • Claude Debussy

    Fêtes (Nocturnes)

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Debussy: Nocturnes/La Mer/Jeux: Boulez.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La Clemenza di Tito - Overture

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Baldini.
    • Linn.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Concertino in E flat major, Op 26

    Performer: Sabine Meyer. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
    • EMI.
  • Trad.

    Annunciation peal of bells

    Choir: The Benedictine Nuns of Notre Dame.
    • Voices, Chant from Avignon: The Benedictine Nuns Of Notre Dame.
    • Decca.
    • 22.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Little Bells (The Wand of Youth Suite No 2)

    Orchestra: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Elgar: Wand of Youth Suites No.1 & 2: New Zealand SO/Judd.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Italian Serenade arr for strings

    Performer: Nardo Poy. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Norman Del Mar.
    • EMI.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Trio No 1 in F major, Op 18 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: The Florestan Trio.
    • HYPERION.
  • Frank Churchill

    Whistle While You Work (Snow White)

    Music Arranger: Jonathan Tunick. Singer: Barbara Hendricks. Choir: London Voices. Ensemble: The Abbey Road Ensemble. Conductor: Jonathan Tunick.
    • When You Wish Upon a Star.
    • Warner.
    • 17.

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