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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

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance in F major for violin and orchestra, Op 50

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Naoko Tanaka.
    • Romances: Gil Shaham/Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Eugène Bozza

    En Foret

    Performer: Lisa Bontrager. Performer: Kathy Cinati.
    • SUMMIT.
  • You Are Wolf

    As Sylvie was walking

    Performer: Kerry Andrew. Performer: Sam Hall. Performer: Peter Ashwell.
    • NFI.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    Piano Quintet no. 1: I. Moderato molto espressivo-Allegro

    Performer: Kaja Danczowska. Performer: Agata Szymczewska. Performer: Ryszard Groblewski. Performer: Rafal Kwiatkowski. Performer: Krystian Zimerman.
    • DG.
  • George Frideric Handel

    'Va tacito' (Giulio Cesare)

    Performer: Christian-Friedrich Dallman. Singer: Andreas Scholl. Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
    • Handel: Ombra mai fu: Andreas Scholl, Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 10.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Tango Suite: III. Allegro

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Odair Assad. Performer: Sérgio Assad. Director: Jorge Calandrelli.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Concerto grosso in C major Op.6`10: 6th movement; Minuetto (Vivace)

    Performer: Pavlo Beznosiuk. Ensemble: Avison Ensemble. Director: Pavlo Beznosiuk.
    • Arcangelo Corelli: Opus 6 - Concerti Grossi.
    • Linn Records.
    • 23.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No 3 in F major, Op 90 (2nd mvt)

    Conductor: Paavo Berglund. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Brahms: Symphonies Nos. 1-4 (Complete): COE, Berglund.
    • Ondine.
    • 1-4.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major for 2 horns, strings and continuo RV 539

    Performer: Michael Thompson. Performer: Richard Watkins. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Christopher Warren‐Green.
    • NIMBUS.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pique Dame: Act III Scene 6: Uzh polnoch blizitsya (Liza's Aria)

    Singer: Tatiana Serjan. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • BR Klassik.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Ibera, Book 2: No.3 Triana

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • Albeniz: Iberia; Navarra; Suite Espanola - Larrocha.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Traditional Malian

    Jarabi

    Performer: Tunde Jegede. Performer: Derek Gripper.
    • GLOBE MUSIC.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Hamlet: In the Garden

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Hamlet: Ball at the Palace

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Decca.
  • John Taverner

    Dum transisset sabbatum à 5

    Choir: Taverner Choir. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • Tallis - Latin Church Music I.
    • EMI.
    • 5.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Valse Brilliante, Op. 18 arr. for Jazz Trio

    Performer: Eugen Cicero. Performer: Charly Antolini. Music Arranger: Eugen Cicero. Singer: Peter Witte.
    • MPS.

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