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Sunday - Elizabeth Alker

Elizabeth Alker presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show including a Sunday morning Sounds of the Earth slow radio soundscape.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Peace I leave with you

    Ensemble: Handel and Haydn Society. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • The Old Colony Collection.
    • Coro.
    • 13.
  • Rebecca Unthank

    The Great Northern River

    Ensemble: The Unthanks.
    • Rabble Rouser Music.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Happiness (Waltz Suite)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Prokofiev: Symphony No. 6 - Waltz Suite.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Joyeuse marche for orchestra

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Chabrier: Espana: Wiener Philharmoniker, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 10.
  • Frank Bridge

    Music when soft voices die

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM CLASSICS.
  • Charles Avison

    Trio Sonata in G minor, Op.1 No.2

    Orchestra: Avison Ensemble.
    • DIVINE ART.
  • Hannah Peel

    Summer Blues

    Performer: Hannah Peel. Performer: William Burns.
    • Rivertones.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Violin Sonata in G major (2nd mvt, 'Blues')

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Beau Soir: Janine Jansen/Itamar Golan.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger

    Toccata for solo lute

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D major, Op 64 No 5, 'Lark' (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Amadeus Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets: Amadeus Quartet.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Seasons, op. 37b: March (Song of the Lark)

    Orchestrator: Alexander Gauk. Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    The Lark (after Glinka's song)

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • Hyperion.
  • Peter Warlock

    The Curlew (excerpt)

    Singer: Ian Partridge. Ensemble: Music Group of London.
    • EMI.
  • Neal Heppleston

    Bonny Ship The Diamond

    Performer: Neal Heppleston.
  • Aidan Moffat

    Fireside

    Composer: RM Hubbert. Performer: Aidan Moffat. Performer: RM Hubbert.
    • Rock Action Records.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Stephen Marvin. Performer: Jeanne Lamon. Orchestra: Tafelmusik. Director: Jeanne Lamon.
    • J.S. Bach: Six Brandenburg Concertos; Tafelmusik, Lamon.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 7.
  • Josef Suk

    When Mother Sang in the Night (About Mother, Op 28)

    Performer: Margaret Fingerhut.
    • Suk: Piano Works: Margaret Fingerhut.
    • Chandos.
    • 15.
  • Knut Nystedt

    Peace I leave with you, Op 43 No 2

    Choir: Norwegian Soloists' Choir. Conductor: Grete Pedersen.
    • BIS.

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