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Sunday - Elizabeth Alker

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov

    Village Scene by the Inn, Op 19

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata for piano no. 10 (Op.14`2) in G major

    Performer: Éric Heidsieck.
    • Beethoven The Collector's Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Grace Williams

    Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes

    Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Andrew Penny.
    • Welsh Classical Favourites: Royal Ballet Sinfonia/Penny.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 5 in F minor, BWV 1056

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Juan Crisostomo Arriaga

    Symphony in D minor (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Arriaga & Vorisek: Symphonies: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • John Ward

    Fantasia à 4 No 6

    Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • LINN.
  • William Walton

    Johannesburg Festival Overture

    Conductor: Sir Charles Groves. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • EMI.
  • Henry Purcell

    Hear My Prayer

    Choir: Vox Luminis. Conductor: Lionel Meunier.
  • Howard Goodall

    The Seasons - poppies

    Performer: Bozidar Vukotic. Ensemble: Tippett Quartet.
  • George Butterworth

    Orchestral Fantasia (completed by Kriss Russman)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Krišs Russman.
    • Butterworth: Orchestral Fantasia etc..
    • BIS.
    • 19.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat major

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Euryanthe (Overture)

    Orchestra: Tapiola Sinfonietta. Conductor: Jean‐Jacques Kantorow.
    • Weber: Overtures: Tapiola Sinfonietta/Kantorow.
    • BIS.
    • 006.


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