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Georgia Mann presents a New Year's Day edition of Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Arabesque No 1 in E major

    Performer: Zoltán Kocsis.
    • Debussy: Images, Arabesques: Kocsis.
    • Philips.
    • 9.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Northern Lights (Pulchra es, amica mea)

    Choir: Phoenix Chorale. Conductor: Charles Bruffy.
    • Ola Gjeilo: Northern Lights: Phoenix Chorale/Bruffy.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Giacomo Puccini


    Ensemble: Puccini Quartet.
    • Puccini,Catalani: String Music: Puccini Quartet.
    • ASV.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Trio Sonata for Organ No.4 in E minor, BWV528

    Performer: Robert Quinney.
    • CORO.
  • Anon.

    Amazing Grace

    Lyricist: John Newton. Performer: Judy Collins. Choir: The Stephen Hill Singers.
    • A Heart of Gold.
    • Telstar.
    • 2.
  • Diego Ortiz

    Recercada on 'Romanesca' no. 7

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • ALIA VOX.
  • Clara Schumann

    Variations on a theme of Robert Schumann, Op 20

    Performer: Judith Pfeiffer.
    • Dreyer Gaido.
  • Hubert Parry

    I was glad

    Choir: The Choir of St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. Performer: Roger Judd. Conductor: Christopher Robinson.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Suite in C major (Musikalische Ergötzung)

    Ensemble: Gli Incognito. Conductor: Amandine Beyer.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Meditation sur le 1er prelude de Bach [Ave Maria]

    Singer: Cecilia Bartoli. Performer: Cinzia Maurizio. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
    • Sospiri: Cecilia Bartoli.
    • Decca.
    • 18.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    A Simple Song (Mass)

    Singer: Alan Titus. Orchestra: The Cast Stage Band. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
  • Dame Ethel Smyth

    The Boatswain's Mate (Overture)

    Ensemble: Lontano. Conductor: Odaline de la Martinez.
    • Retrospect Opera.
  • George Butterworth

    Is my team ploughing? (6 Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad')

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • George Butterworth, Songs from A Shropshire Lad: Williams / Burnside.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Hans Christian Lumbye

    Champagne Galop, Op 14

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Georges Prêtre.
    • New Year's Concert 2010.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Songs of the Auvergne (La Pastoura als Camps; Oi Ayai; Lou Coucut)

    Performer: Véronique Gens. Orchestra: Orchestre National de Lille. Conductor: Jean‐Claude Casadesus.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia (Spartacus)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia of Russia. Conductor: Constantine Orbelian.
    • Khachaturian: Spartacus: Jurowski.
    • Delos.
    • 6.
  • James P. Johnson

    Victory Stride

    Orchestra: The Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Nimbus.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja (Die Zauberflöte)

    Singer: Daniel Schmutzhard. Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Conductor: René Jacobs.
  • Josef Strauss

    Music of the Spheres, Op 235

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • SONY.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Cello Concerto No 3 in A major, Wq 172 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Raphael Wallfisch. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble. Director: Jonathan Morton.
    • C.P.E Bach: Cello Concertos: Raphael Wallfish.
    • Nimbus.
    • 9.
  • George Frideric Handel

    The clouded scene begins to clear (Athalia)

    Choir: Choir of New College Oxford. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Handel: Athalia: AAM, Hogwood.
    • L'Oiseau-Lyre.
  • Dick Van Dyke


    Singer: Julie Andrews.
    • Disney's Greatest Hits.
    • 12.


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