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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Gustav Holst

    Hymn to the Dawn

    Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber. Performer: Jiaxin Lloyd Webber. Performer: Guy Johnston. Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Catrin Finch. Music Arranger: Julian Lloyd Webber.
    • NAXOS.
  • Henry Purcell

    Rejoice in the Lord Alway, verse anthem Z.49

    Singer: Kai Wessel. Singer: Paul Agnew. Singer: Peter Kooij. Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Purcell: Funeral Sentences.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    La campanella arr Kreisler

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler. Orchestrator: Jurgen Blume. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Mann.
    • Chloe.
    • Warner.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia in G major, BWV572

    Performer: Simon Preston.
    • Bach: Toccata and Fugue BWV 565: Simon Preston.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festive Overture, Op.96

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Georges Prêtre.
    • EMI.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    O tu, Andrzej (Memories of my Father)

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Trad.

    A young maid stood in her father's garden

    Music Arranger: Herbert Hughes. Singer: Ailish Tynan. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • A Purse of Gold - Irish Songs by Herbert Hughes.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 23.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Euryanthe (Overture)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • DG.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen

    Ensemble: The King’s Singers.
    • Signum.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Volta (Terpsichore)

    Ensemble: Collegium Terpsichore. Conductor: Fritz Neumeyer.
    • DG.
  • Arnold Bax

    Elegiac Trio

    Performer: Philippa Davies. Performer: Roger Chase. Performer: Skaila Kanga.
    • Hyperion.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Dance of the Comedians (The Bartered Bride)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.
    • Chandos.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Orpheus with his lute

    Singer: Sir Thomas Allen. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Hyperion.
  • John Adams

    Roadrunner (Chamber Symphony)

    Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
    • Warner.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Quintet in A major, D 667, 'Trout' (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Thomas Adès. Ensemble: Belcea Quartet. Performer: Corin Long.
    • Ades: Piano Quintet & Schubert: Piano Quintet.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 5.
  • François-Joseph Gossec

    Long live Liberty!, Entry of the people and Final dance from Le Triomphe de la Republique

    Choir: Coro della Radio Svizzera, Lugano. Ensemble: I Barocchisti. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Jules Massenet

    Meditation from Thaïs

    Music Arranger: Carlos Salzedo. Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Performer: Mariko Anraku.
    • Beau Soir, French and Japanese melodies: Pahud/Anraku.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Harold Arlen

    Over the Rainbow

    Performer: Stéphane Grappelli. Performer: Earl Hines.
    • Stephane Grappelli Meets Earl Hines.
    • Black Lion.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ch'io mi scordi di te, K 505

    Singer: Elly Ameling. Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Edo de Waart.
    • Philips.
  • John Playford

    A New Scotch Jig (The English Dancing Master)

    Ensemble: The Harp Consort. Director: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • BMG.
  • Traditional Danish

    Ribers No. 8

    Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • Wood Works.
    • Dacapo.
    • 5.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in B flat major, Op 72 No 6

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances etc.: RPO/Detroit SO/Dorati.
    • Decca.
    • 6.


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