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Friday - Georgia’s classical rise and shine

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 7 Dec 2018 06:30

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Nocturne for piano in D flat major [1892]

    Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS.
  • Alonso Lobo

    Versa est in luctum

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Santiago a cappella; Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Orchestra: Brecon Baroque.
    • Rachel Podger, Brecon Baroque - J.S. Bach violin concertos.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 1.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Serenade for Strings, Op 48 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Concertgebouw Kamerorkest. Conductor: Marco Boni.
    • Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings etc.: Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra/Boni.
    • Pentatone Classics.
    • 2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Variations concertantes Op.17

    Performer: Christian Poltéra. Performer: Ronald Brautigam.
    • Mendelssohn: Works for Cello & Piano.
    • BIS.
    • 1-9.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (Messiah)

    Ensemble: Dunedin Consort & Players. Singer: Susan Hamilton. Director: John Butt.
    • Handel: Messiah: Dunedin Consort & Players.
    • Linn.
  • Vittorio Monti


    Music Arranger: Avital/Galliano. Performer: Avi Avital. Performer: Richard Galliano.
    • Avi Avital - Between Worlds.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 18.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja (The Magic Flute)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Mozart: Tutto Mozart!: Bryn Terfel/Sir Charles Mackerras.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 12.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Symphony no. 3 in F minor Op.28 'Irish': Scherzo 2nd mvt; Allegro molto vivace

    Orchestra: American Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leon Botstein.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in D major, Op 23 No 4

    Performer: Simon Trpceski.
    • Rachmaninov: Simon Trpceski.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 11.
  • Haydn Wood


    Orchestra: Pro Arte Orchestra. Conductor: George Weldon.
    • British Light Music: Coates/Dunn/Kilbey/Weldon.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Friday Poem

    • ‘Now Winter Nights Enlarge’ by Thomas Campion, read by Juliet Stevenson

  • Traditional Irish

    Sheep under the Show - Apples in Winter - Little Christmas Reel

    Performer: Susanna Perry Gilmore. Ensemble: Apollo’s Fire. Director: Jeannette Sorrell.
    • Christmas On Sugarloaf Mountain.
    • AVIE.
    • 3.
  • James P. Johnson

    Victory Stride

    Orchestra: The Concordia Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Nimbus.
  • Les Amis de Philippe & Ludgar Remy

    Concerto No 5 in A minor for flute, violin, cello and continuo

    • CPO 777 780-2.
    • CPO.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Danza (Les Soirees musicales)

    Music Arranger: Erich Schagerl. Performer: Andreas Ottensamer. Performer: Daniel Ottensamer. Performer: Ernst Ottensamer. Ensemble: Vienna Virtuosi.
    • The Clarinotts.
    • DG.
    • 6.
  • Louis Vierne

    Carillon de Westminster (Pièces de fantaisie, Suite No 3)

    Performer: Simon Preston.
    • DG.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Take a pair of sparkling eyes (The Gondoliers)

    Singer: Richard Lewis. Orchestra: Pro Arte Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Sargent.
    • EMI.
  • Aram Khachaturian

    Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia (Spartacus)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Aram Khachaturian.
    • Legends - Khachaturian: Spartacus: Wiener Philharmoniker.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Ilse Weber


    Performer: Bebe Risenfors. Singer: Anne Sofie von Otter.
    • DG.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A minor, Op 34 No 2

    Performer: Arthur Rubinstein.
    • RCA.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Belle of the ball

    Orchestra: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • RCA.


  • Fri 7 Dec 2018 06:30

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