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Sunday - Elizabeth Alker

Elizabeth Alker presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Frederick Delius

    On hearing the first cuckoo in spring

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • HALLE.
  • Traditional Spanish

    The Song of the Birds

    Music Arranger: Sally Beamish. Performer: Steven Isserlis.
    • J S Bach - The Cello Suites - Steven Isserlis.
    • Hyperion.
    • 37.
  • Judith Bingham

    The Drowned Lovers

    Choir: Tenebrae. Singer: Martha McLorinan. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Music of the Spheres.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 801.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso in G major, Op 6 No 1

    Orchestra: Handel and Haydn Society. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Decca.
  • Franz Schubert

    Untitled

    Music Arranger: Sergey Rachmaninov. Performer: Sergey Rachmaninov.
    • RCA.
  • Emily Hall

    Mantra

    Performer: Sofia Yernberg. Performer: Finnur Bjarnason.
    • Folie à Deux.
    • Bedroom Community.
    • 5.
  • Claude Debussy

    Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

    Performer: Julius Baker. Orchestra: Leopold Stokowski Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leopold Stokowski.
    • EMI.
    • 12.
  • Federico Mompou

    El Lago

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • ERATO.
    • 20.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Adagio in G minor

    Music Arranger: Remo Giazotto. Performer: Edward Brewer. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Albinoni/Pachelbel: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Oscar Peterson

    Hymn to Freedom

    Ensemble: Oscar Peterson and ensemble.
    • No details given.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Dances from 'Terpsichore' (1612), Pavane de Spaigne & Courante M.M. Wustrow

    Orchestra: Early Music Consort of London. Conductor: David Munrow.
    • Michae Praetorius: Terpsichore dances/motets: Early Consort of Music/Munrow.
    • EMI Studios.
    • 4-5.
  • Richard Strauss

    Also sprach Zarathustra: Introduction

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Böhm.
    • DG.
    • 2.
  • Jón Leifs

    Icelandic Folk Dances Op.11: No.3 & No.4

    Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Osmo Vänskä.
    • BIS.
    • 10.
  • Trad.

    The Moon Shines Bright

    Performer: Shirley & Dolly Collins.
    • Shirley Collins - The Classic Collection.
    • HIGHPOINT RECORDINGS.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 3 in D major, BWV.1054

    Performer: Glenn Gould. Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Golschmann.
    • J.S.Bach: concertos for Piano and Orchestra nos. 1-5 & 7: Glenn Gould.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 7.
  • David Lang

    JUST (after Song of Songs)

    Performer: Trio Mediæval.
    • Youth - La Giovinezza (Un Film Di Paolo Sorrentino).
    • Indigo Film.
    • 6.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Vox dliecti mei (Song of Songs)

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

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