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Wednesday - Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including an update on BBC Cardiff Singer of the World from Petroc Trelawny.

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Franz Waxman

    Carmen fantasy for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Mann.
    • WARNER.
    • 11.
  • John Field

    Nocturne No.10 in E Major "Nocturne Pastorale", H.54

    Performer: Elizabeth Joy Roe.
    • DECCA.
    • 10.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    The Gadfly - suite from the film music (Op.97a), no.6; Galop

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • DECCA.
    • 17.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata 113 ‘Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut’ – Aria: ‘Jesus nimmt die Sunder an’

    Singer: Mark Padmore. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 19.
  • Leopold Koželuh

    Piano Concerto No 1 in F major - 3rd movement

    Performer: Howard Shelley. Orchestra: London Mozart Players.
    • HYPERION.
    • 3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Marche slave (Op.31)

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Serebrier.
    • BIS.
    • 3.
  • W A Mozart

    Requiem – Requiem aeternam & Kyrie

    Singer: Joanne Lunn. Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: John Butt.
    • LINN.
    • 1.
  • Aaron Copland

    El Salón México

    Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • DECCA.
    • 5.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Giulio Cesare in Egitto: Son nata a lagrimar (I was born to weep)

    Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Performer: Natalie Stutzmann. Ensemble: Orfeo 55.
    • ERATO.
    • 18.
  • Luise Adolpha Le Beau

    Trio for piano and strings in D minor Op 15: 3rd mvt: Allegro

    Ensemble: Clara-Wieck-Trio.
    • BAYER.
    • 6.
  • Jeremiah Clarke

    Trumpet voluntary (The Prince of Denmark's March) arr. Iveson (?) for brass band

    Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble. Conductor: Elgar Howarth.
    • LONDON.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartet for strings no. 13 "Rosamunde", 4th movement; Allegro moderato

    Ensemble: Alban Berg Quartett.
    • TELDEC.
    • 1-4.
  • Guillaume Dufay

    Apostolo glorioso, for 5 voices

    Choir: The Binchois Consort. Director: Andrew Kirkman.
    • HYPERION.
    • 14.
  • George Gershwin

    Girl crazy - musical [1930], Overture

    Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
  • Ruggero Leoncavallo

    I Pagliacci – Si può? si può? Signore! Signori!

    Singer: Anthony Clark Evans. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Sondergaard.
    • BBC recording from the 2017 Cardiff Singer of the World.
  • Hector Berlioz

    La Damnation de Faust (Op.24); Marche hongroise (Rakoczy march)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Semyon Bychkov.
    • SONY.
    • 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Rakastava, Op. 14

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Sonata for piano (H. 16.46) in A flat major "Divertimento", 2nd mvt; Adagio

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 8.
  • James P. Johnson

    Harlem Symphony – Night Club

    Orchestra: The Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • NIMBUS.
    • 4.

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