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Thursday - Clemency Burton-Hill

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    "O sleep, why dost thou leave me?", from Semele HWV 58

    Singer: Ruth Ann Swenson. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Endless Pleasure.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in D major, Op 46 No 6

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Karel Sejna.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in E minor ("Wedge"), BWV 548

    Performer: Francis Jackson.
    • Francis Jackson Live: York Minister Recorded 1947-2012.
    • Amphion.
    • 1-2.
  • August Klughardt

    Wind Quintet, Op.79 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: The Bergen Wind Quintet.
    • Bergen Wind Quintet: Ibert, Reicha, Arnold, Saeverud.
    • Simax.
    • 12.
  • Gustav Holst

    Mercury, the Winged Messenger (The Planets, Op 32)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Sir Simon Rattle - Gustav Holst.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Florence Price

    Piano Sonata in E minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Althea Waites.
    • Black Diamonds.
    • Cambria.
    • 002.
  • Eduard Tubin

    Symphony No 4 (Sinfonia lirica) - finale (Allegro)

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tubin: Symphonies Nos. 4 and 9.
    • BIS.
    • 4.
  • Traditional Scottish

    Gloomy Winter

    Music Arranger: Nikolaus Newerkla. Ensemble: Quadriga Consort.
    • Winter's Delights.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Sospiri, Op 70

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • EMI.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Choirmaster's Burial, from Winter Words Op. 52

    Singer: Peter Pears. Performer: Benjamin Britten.
    • Britten Song Cycles.
    • Regis.
    • 13.
  • Luigi Cherubini

    Faniska (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • EMI.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Salve Regina

    Choir: The Sixteen. Director: Harry Christophers.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Music for Love's Labour's Lost - 2. Moth

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • LYRITA.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D, Op. 64 No. 5 'The Lark' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Amadeus Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets: Amadeus Quartet.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    "Caro nome", from Rigoletto

    Singer: Roberta Peters. Choir: Coro del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma. Orchestra: Orchestra del Teatro dell’Opera di Roma. Conductor: Jonel Perlea.
    • Verdi: Rigoletto.
    • RCA.
    • 13.
  • Josef Suk

    Symphony No 1 in E major, Op 14 - second movement (Adagio)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Suk: Symphony in E Major.
    • Supraphon.
    • 2.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    "O Caledonia! stern and wild", from The Lay of the Last Minstrel

    Choir: Scottish Opera Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • MacCunn: Land of the Mountain and the Flood and Other Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 18.
  • Traditional Scottish

    The Bonny Moorhen

    Singer: Mhairi Lawson.
    • Rebellion!.
    • Cavalier Classics.
    • 10.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Farewell to Stromness

    Performer: Peter Maxwell Davies.
    • NAXOS.
  • John Alden Carpenter

    Krazy Kat

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Calvin Simmons.
    • Works of Carpenter, Gilbert, Powell, Weiss.
    • New World.
    • 1.


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