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Emma Gannon

Writer and podcaster Emma Gannon tries Clemmie's classical playlist and reveals the musical discoveries she's made.

Writer and podcaster Emma Gannon tries Clemmie's classical playlist and reveals the musical discoveries she's made.

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency Burton-Hill creates a custom-made playlist for her guest who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche, Op 165b

    Performer: Katia Labèque. Performer: Marielle Labèque.
    • Poulenc: Music for 2 Pianos: Katia & Marielle Labeque.
    • Philips.
    • 10.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Khovanshchina - Prelude (Dawn over the Moscow River)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Ashkenazy - Live in Moscow.
    • ASV.
    • 001.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    The Silver Swan

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • SIGNUM.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Piano Quintet in A minor, Op 30 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Schubert Ensemble of London.
    • ASV.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Spring 2 (The Four Seasons Recomposed)

    Composer: Max Richter. Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin. Conductor: André de Ridder.
    • DG.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Symphony No 3, 'Sorrowful Songs' (2nd mvt)

    Singer: Dawn Upshaw. Orchestra: London Sinfonietta. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • ELEKTRA NONESUCH.

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