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Saturday - Elizabeth Alker

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Percy Aldridge Grainger

    Blithe Bells - (Ramble on Bach's "Sheep may safely Graze")

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der Hirt aus dem felsen, D. 965

    Performer: Julian Bliss. Performer: Christopher Glynn. Singer: Ailish Tynan.
    • SIGNUM CLASSICS.
  • John Cage

    In a Landscape

    Performer: Noel Lee.
    • CHANT DU MONDE.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Norfolk Rhapsody no. 1

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • HALLE.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A minor for four violins, cello and strings, RV 549 (Op. 6, no. 8)

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Bojan Čičić. Performer: Johannes Pramsohler. Performer: Sabine Stoffer. Performer: Alison McGillivray. Ensemble: Brecon Baroque.
    • CHANNEL CLASSICS.
  • Larysa Kuzmenko

    Piano Concerto no. 1: Movement I - Preludio con cadenza

    Performer: Christina Petrowska Quilico. Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • Centre Discs.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Passacaglia in G minor, HWV 432/6

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman. Performer: Pinchas Zukerman.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata in A minor, K. 310: III. Presto

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • DG.
  • Pyotr Tchaikovsky

    Suite no. 4 in G major, 'Mozartiana': IV. Theme and Variations

    Performer: Carl Pini. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
  • Eivind Groven

    Margjit Hjukse, Op.48

    Performer: Gjermund Larsen. Choir: Norwegian Soloists' Choir. Conductor: Grete Pedersen.
    • BIS.
  • Thomas Adès

    Powder Her Face: Overture

    Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Conductor: Paul Daniel.
    • EMI.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Espana, Op. 165: II. Tango

    Performer: Pepe Romero. Performer: Celin Romero.
    • Philips.

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