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Friday - Georgia’s classical alternative

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

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Paladins (Entrée des Paladines et ensuite Paladins)

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt.
    • Rameau: Suite Les Paladins: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Leonhardt.
    • Philips.
    • 21.
  • Geoffrey Burgon

    The Calm (Quintet)

    Performer: Kenneth Sillito. Performer: Mark David. Performer: Hugh Webb. Conductor: Geoffrey Burgon. Singer: James Bowman.
    • Geoffrey Burgon: Merciless Beauty: Bowman/City of London Sinfonia/Burgon.
    • ASV.
    • 11.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Videte miraculum

    Choir: Stile Antico.
    • Harmonia mundi.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude in E minor, BWV 555

    Performer: Bruno Leonardo Gelber. Music Arranger: Alexander Siloti.
    • EMI.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Ombra mai fu (Serse)

    Singer: Valer Barna-Sabadus. Performer: Doron Sherwin. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Erato.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 101 in D major, 'Clock' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Les Musiciens du Louvre. Conductor: Marc Minkowski.
    • Haydn, 12 London Symphonies: Marc Minkowski, Les Musiciens du Louvre-Grenobles.
    • Naive.
    • 10.
  • Claude Debussy

    Sarabande (Pour le piano)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Debussy: Children's Corner, Suite Bergamasque, Pour le Piano: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Catriona McKay

    The Swan LK 243

    Music Arranger: Michael Baker. Ensemble: Aquarelle Guitar Quartet.
    • Dances Aquarelle Guitar Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quartet in E flat Op 51 (1st mvmt: Allegro ma non troppo)

    Ensemble: Wihan Quartet.
    • Nimbus.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Caccia a la española

    Performer: Narciso Yepes. Performer: Godelieve Monden. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Luis Antonio García Navarro.
    • DG.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Clarinet Sonata in E flat major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Dieter Klöcker. Performer: Thomas Duis.
    • Mendelssohn: Complete Clarinet Chamber Music: Consortium Classicum.
    • MDG.
    • 6.
  • Friday Poem

    • "Habit" by Carl Dennis, read by John Paul Connolly

  • Gustav Holst

    A Fugal Overture, Op.40 No.1

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Overture from The Nutcracker Suite arr for jazz ensemble

    Music Arranger: Duke Ellington. Music Arranger: Billy Strayhorn. Ensemble: Duke Ellington & His Orchestra.
    • COL.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in B major, Op 62 No 1

    Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • Chopin: The Nocturnes: Maria Joao Pires.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • Weronika Ratusińska

    Gasherbrum for Small Symphonic Orchestra

    Orchestra: Silesian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Miroslaw Jacek Blaszczyk.
    • Weronika Ratusinska: Works for Orchestra.
    • DUX.
    • 7.
  • Pierre Villette

    Panis angelicus, Op 80

    Choir: Holst Singers. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Villette: Choral Works: Holst Singers/Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    O cessate di piagarmi (Il Pompeo)

    Music Arranger: Nora Fischer. Music Arranger: Marnix Dorrestein. Singer: Nora Fischer. Performer: Marnix Dorrestein.
    • HUSH.
    • DG.
    • 1.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Symphonie espagnole, Op 21 (5th mvt)

    Performer: Vadim Repin. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kent Nagano.
    • Lalo/Chausson/Ravel: Repin/Nagano.
    • Erato.
    • 5.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sonata No 2 in B flat major for two violins and continuo

    Ensemble: King's Consort.
    • VIVAT 110.
    • VIVAT.
    • 3.

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