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Thursday - Elizabeth Alker

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

Email 3breakfast@bbc.co.uk

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante défunte

    Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • William Byrd

    Vigilate (Cantiones sacrae 1589)

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    A Model of the Universe (The Theory of Everything)

    Performer: Tom Poster. Performer: Hugh Webb. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Anthony Weeden. Conductor: Ben Foster.
    • The Theory of Everything - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • BLACK LOT MUSIC.
    • 23.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major, BWV 1047

    Performer: Markus Stockhausen. Performer: Christoph Poppen. Performer: Michael Faust. Performer: Diethelm Jonas. Orchestra: Detmolder Kammerorchester. Conductor: Christoph Poppen.
    • EMI.
  • Stefano Landi

    Passacaglia della vita

    Singer: Marco Beasley. Singer: Johannette Zomer. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • ALPHA.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance No.1 in G major for violin and orchestra, Op.40

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Manze.
    • ONYX.
  • Robert Keane

    The Tiger Tango (Save the Animals Suite)

    Performer: Piers Lane.
    • Piers Lane - Goes to Town.
    • Hyperion.
    • 16.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    The Elephant (Carnival of the Animals)

    Performer: John Ogdon. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Louis Frémaux.
    • EMI.
  • Carl Czerny

    String Quartet in A minor (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Sheridan Ensemble.
    • Carl Czerny String Quartets.
    • Capriccio.
    • 004.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Mendelssohn in Birmingham, Vol.2.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Þorkell Sigurbjörnsson

    Heyr himna smidur

    Ensemble: Schola Cantorum Reykjavicensis. Conductor: Hördur Äskelsson.
    • Meditatio: Music For Mixed Choir.
    • BIS.
    • 11.
  • Alexandre Desplat

    Elisa's Theme (The Shape of Water)

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Alexandre Desplat.
    • The Shape of Water - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Concerto grosso in F major Op.1`7

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Gottfried von der Goltz.
    • Harmonia mundi.
  • Robert Farnon

    After the Fair

    Performer: Steam pipe organ.
    • CHAPPELL.
  • Charles Trenet

    La Mer

    Singer: Charles Trenet. Ensemble: Ensemble.
    • Cafe De Paris; 40 Classic French Café Songs.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 6 in D flat major

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rondo in A D.951 'Grand Rondeau'

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • DG.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    The Shepherdess in the Fields (Songs of the Auvergne)

    Singer: Véronique Gens. Orchestra: Orchestre National de Lille. Conductor: Jean‐Claude Casadesus.
    • Chants D'Auvergne (Selection).
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Constant Lambert

    Dance for the Followers of Leo (Horoscope Suite)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • English Choral & Organ Music: English Northern Philharmonia, David Lloyd-Jones.
    • Helios.
    • 1.
  • Katia Labèque

    To A Sea Horse

    Performer: Katia Labèque.
    • Moondog.
    • KML RECORDINGS.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Angels ever bright and fair (Theodora)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Handel: Theodora: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra/McGegan.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 23.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    A Night on a Bare Mountain

    Music Arranger: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • French and Russian Orchestral Works: New York Philharmonic/Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    Poissons d'or (Images, Set 2)

    Performer: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • DG.
  • Florence Price

    Symphony No.3 in C minor (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: The Women’s Philharmonic. Conductor: Apo Hsu.
    • KOCH.

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