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Friday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Carl Nielsen

    Little Suite in A minor, Op 1 (Intermezzo)

    Orchestra: Det Norske Kammerorkester. Director: Iona Brown.
    • The Sound of Scandinavia.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Franz Liszt

    Sposalizio (Années de pèlerinage)

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • Liszt: Annees de Pelerinage - Lortie.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for oboe, violin & strings, BWV.1060

    Performer: Julia Fischer. Performer: Andrey Rubtsov. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • Bach: Violin Concertos: Julia Fischer.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Claude Debussy

    Bruyères (Preludes Bk.2 no.5)

    Music Arranger: Colin Matthews. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • Halle.
  • Foday Musa Suso

    Tilliboyo [Sunset]

    Performer: Foday Musa Suso. Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G flat major, Op 23 No 10

    Performer: Nikolai Lugansky.
    • The Rachmaninov Experience.
    • Warner Classics and Jazz.
    • 16.
  • Francisco Guerrero

    Laudate Dominum à 8

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Flight of Angels.
    • Coro.
    • 5.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Rondo in G minor, Op 94

    Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jiří Bělohlávek.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Amy Beach

    Piano Concerto in C sharp minor, op.45 - 2nd mvt 'Scherzo' (Perpetuum mobile)

    Performer: Danny Driver. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rebecca Miller.
    • Beach / Chaminade / Howell: Piano Concertos.
    • Hyperion.
    • 003.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite in D major, HWV 349, 'Water Music' (Alla hornpipe)

    Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Totus tuus

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • EMI.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Study in F major, Op 10 No 8

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Chopin: Etudes Op.10 & Op.25: Maurizio Pollini.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Friday Poerm

    • Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening by Robert Frost

      Read by Robert Frost

  • Aaron Copland

    Down a Country Lane

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Aaron Copland.
    • A Copland Celebration/Vol.1/Famous Orchestra and Chamber Works.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 16.
  • Jean-Baptiste Barrière

    Sonata for two cellos (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Singer: Bobby McFerrin.
    • Hush.
    • Sony.
    • 009.
  • Robert Schumann

    Concertstuck for 4 horns and orchestra (Op.86) in F major, 3rd mvt; Sehr lebhaft

    Performer: Roger Montgomery. Performer: Gavin Edwards. Performer: Susan Dent. Performer: Robert Maskell. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Schumann: Complete Symphonies: John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 3.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Trio Sonata in A major, Op 3 No 12

    Ensemble: Accademia Bizantina.
    • Europa Music.
  • Gustav Holst

    Venus, the Bringer of Peace (The Planets)

    Performer: Dominic Martens. Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Strauss / Holst: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 011.
  • Enrique Soro

    Danza fantástica

    Orchestra: Orquesta Sinfónica de Chile. Conductor: José Luis Domínguez.
    • Soro: Sinfonía romántica.
    • Naxos.
    • 101.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata no. 26 in E flat major Op.81a (Les Adieux) for piano - 3rd mvt

    Performer: François-Frédéric Guy.
    • Francois Frederic Guy - Ludwig van Beethoven.
    • Zig Zag.
    • 003.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Sonata pian' e forte alla quarta bassa à 8, B264

    Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Christmas in Venice: Monteverdi Choir/Philip Jones Brass Ensemble/Gardiner.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique Op.14 - V.Songe d'une nuit du Sabbat

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
    • Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 14.


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