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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

  • Gabriel Fauré

    Élégie, Op 24

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Performer: Pascal Devoyon.
    • RCA.
  • Alexander Borodin

    In the Steppes of Central Asia

    Orchestra: State Academic Symphony Orchestra of The Russian Federation. Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov.
    • MELODIYA.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Variations in F minor, H XVII 6

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev.
    • VIRGIN CLASSICS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in F major (arr from Piano Sonata in E major, Op 14 No 1)

    Ensemble: Gewandhaus-Quartett.
    • NCA.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Caritas habundat in omnia

    Ensemble: Sequentia.
    • DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Hildegard von Bingen

    Instrumentalstuck

    Ensemble: Sequentia.
    • DEUTSCHE HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony No 15 in A major (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Wilhelm Kaiser-Lindemann

    Bossa-Nova-Philharmonica for 6 cellos

    Ensemble: Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • South American Getaway.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 5.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Maskarade (Overture)

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Nielsen: Symphony no.5 etc.: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Salonen.
    • CBS.
    • 7.
  • Giovanni Felice Sances

    Stabat mater dolorosa

    Singer: María Cristina Kiehr. Ensemble: Ensemble La Fenice.
    • RICERCAR.
  • Michael Tippett

    Fantasia on a Theme of Handel for piano and orchestra

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • HYPERION.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in D, K136

    Orchestra: Manchester Camerata. Conductor: Gábor Takács‐Nagy.
    • Chandos.
  • Laura Cannell

    Simultaneous Flight Movement

    Performer: Laura Cannell.
    • Brawl Records.

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