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Saturday - Elizabeth Alker at Free Thinking

Radio 3's Breakfast programme presented by Elizabeth Alker, also known for her work on BBC 6Music. This weekend's editions of Breakfast come live from the Radio 3 Free Thinking pop-up studio in the foyer of Sage Gateshead.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Strauss II

    Voices of Spring, Op. 410

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Carlos Kleiber.
    • New Year's Day Concert 1989.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor after Alessandro Marcello, BWV 974 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Glenn Gould.
    • The Glenn Gould Edition: J.S. Bach / D. Scarlatti / C.P.E. Bach.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Serenade to Music

    Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia of England. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Hickox conducts Vaughan Williams.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Richard Dawson


    Performer: Richard Dawson.
    • The Magic Bridge.
    • Domino Records.
    • 8.
  • Jack Robson

    The Cheviot Hills

    Performer: Malcolm Martineau. Singer: Thomas S. Allen.
    • Songs my father taught me.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto G major for 4 violins and orchestra

    Performer: Alice Harnoncourt. Performer: Walter Pfeiffer. Performer: Peter Schoberwalter. Performer: Kurt Theiner. Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • TELDEC.
  • Georges Bizet

    Jeux d'enfants, Op 22 (Saute-mouton)

    Performer: John Ogdon. Performer: Brenda Lucas.
    • EMI.
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara

    Ehtoohymni (Evening Hymn)

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Timothy Brown.
    • Illumina.
    • Collegium.
    • 3.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in G flat major, D 899 No 3

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Schubert: Impromptus, Op. 90 & 142; Murray Perahia.
    • CBS.
    • 3.
  • Franz Waxman

    Carmen Fantasy

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Orchestra: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Warner.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Sinfonia concertante in F major

    Performer: Jürg Schaeftlein. Performer: Anner Bylsma. Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien. Ensemble: Leonhardt‐Consort. Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Diversions on a Theme, Op 21 (Var. X, Adagio)

    Performer: Leon Fleisher. Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • PHOENIX : PHCD 122.
    • PHOENIX.
    • 15.
  • Miles Graham

    The Great Northern River

    Performer: The Unthanks.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ruhe Sanft, mein Holdes Leben (Zaide)

    Singer: Felicity Lott. Orchestra: London Mozart Players.
    • ASV.
  • Bernard Herrmann

    North by Northwest (Overture)

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Bernard Hermann: The Film Scores: Salonen, LA Phil.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 15.


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