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Canada 150: Thursday

Ian Skelly presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show including performances by Canadian artists as part of Radio 3's Canada 150 season.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Prelude in D flat major, Op 28 No 15, 'Raindrop'

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Perahia Plays Chopin.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 57 in D major H.1.5 - 2nd movt Adagio

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • PBP.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Ave Maria

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Bruckner: Mass in E minor/Motets: Polyphony/Britten Sinfonia/Layton.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata BWV.11 - Ach, bleibe doch, mein liebstes Leben (Aria)

    Performer: Asya Fateyeva. Orchestra: Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn. Conductor: Ruben Gazarian.
    • BERLIN CLASSICS.
  • Alexander von Zemlinsky

    String Quintet in D minor: Prestissimo (mit Humor)

    Ensemble: Bartholdy Quartet.
    • AVI MUSIC.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Courante and Double from the Suite in D minor (Pièces de clavecin, 1707)

    Performer: Karen Flint.
    • Jacquet de la Guerre: Complete Works for Harpsichord.
    • Plectra.
    • 2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival Overture, Op.92

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Dvorak: Symphony no.8 etc: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orch/Kubelik.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Befiehl dem Engel, dass er komm BuxWV.10

    Ensemble: Ottawa Bach Choir and Orchestra. Director: Lisette Canton.
    • CANTO.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    Prelude and Fugue in F sharp major

    Performer: Liana Șerbescu.
    • CPO.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Wie Melodien zieht es mir, Op.105 No.1

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Szymanowski, Chausson, Saint-Saens.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Munster der Geduld und Liebe from from Die Letzten Leiden des Erlosers

    Singer: Barbara Schlick. Singer: Greta de Reyghere. Choir: Collegium Vocale Gent. Orchestra: La Petite Bande. Conductor: Sigiswald Kuijken.
    • EMI.
  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin, Op 15 No 2, arr for string quartet

    Music Arranger: Brodsky Quartet. Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Augusta Holmès

    Night and Love (Ludus pro Patria)

    Orchestra: Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland‐Pfalz. Conductor: Patrick Davin.
    • Augusta Holmes - Orchestral Works.
    • MARCO POLO.
    • 004.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269, 'Spring'

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra.
    • Onyx.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Das Lied von der Erde - No.5 Der Trunkene im Fruhling

    Music Arranger: Arnold Schoenberg. Singer: Charles Reid. Ensemble: Virginia Arts Festival Chamber Players. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • NAXOS.
  • Ann Southam

    Glass Houses Revisited (No.1)

    Performer: Christina Petrowska Quilico.
    • Glass Houses Revisited.
    • Centre Discs.
    • 1.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    La caprice de Nanette (Petite suite de concert)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Sargent.
    • EMI.
  • Béla Bartók

    Rhapsody no. 1 Sz.87, arr. for violin & orchestra (arr. for cello)

    Performer: Yuli Turovsky. Ensemble: I Musici de Montréal.
    • CHANDOS.
  • André Campra

    Agnus Dei (Messe de requiem)

    Ensemble: La Chapelle Royale. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi: HMX2908717.26.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 18.

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