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Saturday - Elizabeth Alker

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

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Mazurek in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, op. 49

    Performer: Václav Hudeček. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic.
    • Supraphon.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Fugal Concerto, Op.40 no.2

    Performer: William Bennett. Performer: Peter Graeme. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Imogen Holst.
    • Holst: Brook Green Suite, Lyric Movement, Fugal Concerto: ECO, Imogen Holst.
    • Lyrita.
    • 3.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Mother Goose Suite

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nelson Freire. Performer: Peter Sadlo. Performer: Edgar Guggeis. Music Arranger: Peter Sadlo.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet in B flat major, K 458, 'Hunt' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Alban Berg Quartett.
    • Mozart: The Late String Quartets.
    • Teldec.
    • 8.
  • Adolphus Hailstork

    Symphony no. 1, 3rd mvt; Scherzo - Allegretto

    Orchestra: Virginia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Adolphus Hailstork: An American Port of Call.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    September: The Hunt (The Seasons, Op 37b)

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • DECCA.
  • Kurt Weill

    September Song

    Performer: Lotte Lenya. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Maurice Levine.
    • CBS.
  • Agnes Obel

    September Song

    Performer: Agnes Obel.
    • Play It Again Sam.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Zefiro Torna

    Performer: Stephen Stubbs. Performer: Erin Headley. Ensemble: Red Byrd. Singer: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • Factory.
  • Ruth Crawford Seeger

    Risselty rosselty

    Ensemble: Schönberg Ensemble. Conductor: Oliver Knussen.
    • DG.
  • Pete Seeger

    Risselty Rosselty

    Performer: Pete Seeger.
    • Smithsonian Folkways.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Kaiser-Walzer, Op.437

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Johann Strauss: Waltzes & Polkas: Karajan.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Philip Glass

    Facades

    Performer: Cello Octet Conjunto Ibérico. Director: Elias Arizcuren.
    • Orange Mountain Music.
  • Erik Satie

    Gnossienne No 2 in C major (Trois Gnossiennes, Set 1)

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • Satie: Gymnopedies, Gnossiennes & Sports et Divertissements: Anne Queffelec.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Passacaglia

    Performer: Daniel Pioro.
    • Bedroom Community.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Gaite parisienne: Vivo - Barcarolle

    Music Arranger: Manuel Rosenthal. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • DG.

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