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Saturday - Elizabeth Alker

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


2 hours

Music Played

  • Minna Leinonen

    Lat mig vara - Anna mun olla: IV. Hon ar vacker

    Choir: Akademiska Damkören Lyran. Conductor: Jutta Seppinen.
  • Eduard Tubin

    Violin Concerto no. 1 in D major: II. Andante sostenuto

    Performer: Mark Lubotsky. Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • BIS.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Macbeth and the Witches

    Performer: Radoslav Kvapil.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor for 2 cellos, RV 531

    Performer: Christophe Coin. Performer: Paolo Beschi. Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico. Director: Giovanni Antonini.
    • Vivaldi: 'Il Proteo'.
    • Teldec.
    • 7.
  • William Grant Still

    Incarnation for oboe and piano

    Performer: Joseph Robinson. Performer: Pedja Muzievic.
    • CALA.
  • Ruth Gipps

    Horn Concerto, Op 58 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: David Pyatt. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite.
    • British Horn Concertos: Jacob/Arnold/Bowen/Gipps/Vinter.
    • Lyrita.
    • 11.
  • Otto Nicolai

    The Merry Wives of Windsor (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • German Operetta Overtures: Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    Songs from Kerry: The Roving Dingle Boy; The Tinker's Daughter

    Performer: John Talbot. Singer: Marcus Farnsworth.
    • Naxos.
  • Giovanni Sollima


    Performer: Abel Selaocoe.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet in D minor, D 810, 'Death and the Maiden' (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Borodin Quartet.
    • ELATUS.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Saul og David (Act 2: Prelude)

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Carol Nielsen: Orchestral Music: DNSO, Dausgaard.
    • Dacapo.
    • 9.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Evening Prayer arr Roberts (Hänsel und Gretel)

    Ensemble: Fine Arts Brass Ensemble.
    • Birmingham Bach Choir: There Shall A Star.
    • Birmingham Bach Choir.
    • 4.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Montañesa (Cuatro piezas españolas)

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Falla: Fantasia Baetica & Other Piano Music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Cole Porter

    You'd be so nice to come home to

    Singer: Nancy Wilson.
    • Capitol.


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