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Wednesday - Georgia’s classical picks

Georgia Mann presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and our musical Advent Calendar


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    John Anderson (Romances and Ballads III, Op 145)

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op 7 No 2

    Ensemble: Purcell Quartet. Ensemble: Purcell Band.
    • Geminiani: La Folia.
    • Helios.
    • 17-19.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Variations on an Irish national air for piano duet

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Performer: Vovka Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wer weiss, wie nahe mir mein Ende?, BWV.27: III; Arie

    Performer: Petra Müllejans. Performer: Roel Dieltiens. Performer: Andreas Staier. Singer: Anna Lucia Richter.
    • Bach Privat.
    • ALPHA.
    • 12.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in F minor, D 935 No 4

    Performer: Krystian Zimerman.
    • Schubert: Impromptus D.899 & D.935.
    • DG.
    • 8.
  • Arnold Schoenberg


    Orchestra: Beethoven Orchestra Bonn. Conductor: Stefan Blunier.
    • Arnold Schoenberg - Orchestral Works.
    • MD&G.
    • 012.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major, K 417

    Performer: Hermann Baumann. Orchestra: Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg. Conductor: Leopold Hager.
    • Mozart: The complete wind concertos.
    • Teldec.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    La belle Hélène (Overture)

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Offenbach: Overtures: Berliner Philharmoniker, Karajan.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Rihards Dubra

    Ave Maria

    Choir: VOCES8.
    • Decca.
  • Valerie Capers

    Portraits in Jazz - Blues for The Duke

    Performer: Maria Corley.
    • Albany.
    • 6.
  • Trad.

    Ach bittrer Winter

    Singer: Dorothee Mields. Singer: Paul Agnew. Ensemble: Lautten Compagney. Director: Wolfgang Katschner.
    • Wie Schon Leuchtet Der Morgenstern.
    • 3.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Quartet in E flat major Op 47 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Amatis Piano Trio. Performer: Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad.
    • BBC recording from Bath Mozartfest 2018.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297, 'Winter'

    Performer: Duilio Galfetti. Ensemble: I Barocchisti. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: Galfetti/I Barocchisti/Fasolis.
    • Claves.
    • 10.
  • Sally Beamish

    Seavaigers (Lament)

    Performer: Catriona McKay. Performer: Chris Stout. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble.
    • McKay Stout Music.
  • Richard Strauss

    Aus Italien Op. 16 - Neapolitanisches Volksleben; Allegro Molto

    Performer: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Ariane Matiakh.
    • Aus Italien Op. 16.
    • Capriccio.
    • 4.
  • Gordon Langford

    Rhapsody on Sea Shanties

    Ensemble: Black Dyke Band. Conductor: Roy Newsome.
    • Morning Cloud: Black Dyke Mills Band/Newsome/Heath.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in D major, K 239, 'Serenata notturna'

    Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Mozart: Serenate Notturne, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Vítezslav Novák

    The Lovers (Slovak Suite, Op.32)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: František Vajnar.


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