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Monday with Suzy Klein - Shostakovich Preludes and Fugues, New Year, New Music: Cassandra Miller, Jennifer Pike

Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music, presented by Suzy Klein. Suzy's guest is violinist Jennifer Pike.

Suzy Klein with Essential Classics - the best in classical music.

0930 Your ideas for companion pieces on the Essential Classics playlist.

1010 As part of New Year, New Music, Radio 3 presenters introduce some of the latest pieces of music that they love.

1050 Cultural inspirations from our guest of the week, violinist Jennifer Pike.

1130 Slow Moment - time to take a break for a moment's musical reflection.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Full fathom five (Three Shakespeare Songs, No 1)

    Choir: The Finzi Singers. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • Holst & Vaughan Williams - Choral Music.
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Otto Nicolai

    The Merry Wives of Windsor (Overture)

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Lance Friedel.
    • Naxos.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita no.3 in E, BWV.1006: i) Preludio

    Performer: Giuliano Carmignola.
    • DG.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Introduction and Variations for clarinet and orchestra

    Performer: Martin Frost. Orchestra: Singapore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lan Shui.
    • BIS.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Prelude and Fugue in C major, Op 87 No 1

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • Shostakovich The Preludes & Fugues Alexander Melnikov Piano.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36; 4th mvt - Finale, Allegro con fuoco

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Symphonies Vol. 2.
    • ONYX.
    • 4.
  • Clara Schumann

    Piano Trio in G minor, Op.17 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Antje Weithaas. Performer: Tanja Tetzlaff. Performer: Gunilla Süssmann.
    • AVI Music.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Cataluna arr for guitar (Suite española No 1)

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artists.
    • BBC Radio 3.
    • 1.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Totus tuus

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • EMI.
  • Cassandra Miller

    Duet for cello & orchestra

    Performer: Charles Curtis. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ilan Volkov.
    • Another Timbre.
  • William Lawes

    Royal Consort Sett No 9 in F major

    Ensemble: Phantasm.
    • LINN : CKD-470.
    • LINN.
    • 31.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Well-Tempered Clavier Book 1: Prelude No.1 in C major

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • DECCA.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C minor (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1)

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • DECCA.
  • Richard Strauss

    Romanze in F Major, TrV 118 (Arr. for Violin & Orchestra)

    Performer: Arabella Steinbacher. Orchestra: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Lawrence Foster.
    • Aber der Richtige....
    • 4.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Jennifer Pike. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Chandos.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D 965

    Performer: Erich Hoeprich. Performer: Melvyn Tan. Singer: Nancy Argenta.
    • Schubert: Songs: Nancy Argenta/Melvyn Tan.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 23.
  • Gustav Holst

    Hammersmith, Op 52

    Ensemble: Central Band of the Royal Air Force. Conductor: Wing Commander J.L. Wallace.
    • Holst: The Collector's Edition.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 13-14.
  • Herbert Howells

    Elegy for viola, string quartet and string orchestra

    Performer: Matthew Souter. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 24 in B flat major, K 182

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Adam Fischer.
    • Dacapo.
  • 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.
    • 3.
  • Nikolai Girshevich Kapustin

    Toccatina for piano, Op 36

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Kaleidoscope: Marc-Andre Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 20.


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