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Friday - Georgia Mann

Georgia Mann presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • František Ondříček

    Barcarole, Op 10

    Performer: Pavel Šporcl. Performer: Petr Jiříkovský.
    • Supraphon.
  • Alexander Gretchaninov

    Now the Powers of Heaven, Op.58

    Choir: Conspirare. Director: Craig Hella Johnson.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Quintet in A major, K 581 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Antony Pay. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble.
    • Mozart: Clarinet Quintet/Horn Quintet/Oboe Quartet: Academy of St. Martin in the.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cello Suite No 1 in G major, BWV 1007 (Allemande)

    Performer: Natalia Grigoryevna Gutman.
    • Natalia Gutman: Portrait Series Vol. 2.
    • Live Classics.
    • 8.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 5 in B flat major, D 485 (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Schubert: Symphonies no.5 & 6: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Trad.

    Scarborough Fair

    Singer: Michael Bennett. Performer: Sandrine Chatron.
    • APARTE.
  • William Walton

    Popular Song (Façade)

    Narrator: Edith Sitwell. Orchestra: Unnamed Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Frederik Prausnitz.
    • SONY.
    • 16.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Alessandro (Overture)

    Ensemble: Concerto Italiano. Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Trent'Anni A Roma.
    • Naive.
    • 11.
  • Roxanna Panufnik

    A Cradle Song

    Ensemble: Ex Cathedra. Performer: Unnamed pianist. Conductor: Jeffrey Skidmore.
    • Celestial Bird.
    • 8.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D major, Op 64 No 5, 'The Lark' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets: Amadeus Quartet.
    • BR Klassik.
    • 1.
  • Duke Ellington

    Sophisticated Lady

    Music Arranger: Luther Henderson. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Bobby Watson. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • American Music.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 9.
  • Michael Flanders

    Th Gnu Song

    Lyricist: Donald Swann. Singer: Michael Flanders. Performer: Donald Swann.
    • At the Drop of a Hat.
    • 003.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Lezghinka (Gayaneh)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yuri Temirkanov.
    • EMI.
  • Friday Poem

    • ‘Spring and Fall – to a young child’ by Gerard Manley Hopkins, read by Charlie Hardwick

  • John Dowland

    Flow my tears

    Performer: Thomas Dunford. Singer: Iestyn Davies.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Bugler's Holiday

    Orchestra: Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Frederick Fennell.
    • Mercury Living Presence.
  • Aaron Copland

    Buckaroo Holiday (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Copland the Populist: Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Arthur Smith

    Duelling Banjos

    Performer: Eric Weissberg. Performer: Steve Mandell.
    • MANTECA.
  • John Mundy

    Lightly she whipped o'er the dales

    Ensemble: I Fagiolini. Director: Robert Hollingworth.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Courtly Dances: March & Coranto (Gloriana Suite, Op 53a)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Benjamin Britten: Works for Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 3.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No 2 in A minor, Op 39

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Elgar: Enigma Variations/Pomp and Circumstance Marches etc.: Ormandy/Barenboim/D.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Polovtsian Dances (Prince Igor)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
  • William Byrd

    Domine, praestolamur for 5 voices

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Ceremony and Devotion: Music for the Tudors.
    • Coro.
    • 7.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique: A Ball

    Orchestra: Anima Eterna Brugge. Director: Jos van Immerseel.
    • Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Le Carnival Romain: Anima Eterna Brugge.
    • Zig Zag Territories.
    • 2.


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