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Wednesday - Georgia’s classical picks

Georgia Mann presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.


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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E flat major, Op 9 No 2

    Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • Chopin: The Nocturnes: Maria Joao Pires.
    • DG.
    • 2.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Praesepe for four voices (1952), from 'Música sacra'

    Choir: Corydon Singers. Conductor: Matthew Best.
    • Helios.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String quartet in D minor, Op.103

    Ensemble: Amadeus Quartet.
    • DG.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    O Mensch, bewein dein Sünde groß BWV622

    Performer: Simon Preston.
    • DG.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • The Grainger Edition, Vol.2 - Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Radamés Gnattali

    Dos Retratos - Pixinguinha

    Performer: Montserrat Gascón. Performer: Xavier Coll.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano Trio no. 1 in B major Op.8 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Trio Wanderer.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Lester Trimble

    Four Fragments from the Canterbury Tales - Prologue

    Performer: Mark Kroll. Performer: Alan Weiss. Performer: Bruce Creditor. Singer: Nancy Armstrong.
    • Albany.
  • Guillaume de Machaut

    Rondeau 18: Puis qu'en oubli

    Choir: Oxford Camerata. Conductor: Jeremy Summerly.
    • Naxos.
  • Pietro Locatelli

    Concerto grosso in F major Op.1`7

    Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Gottfried von der Goltz.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Chris Barber

    Give Me an Old Fashioned Swing In the Evening

    Ensemble: Chris Barber's Jazz & Blues Band.
    • Lake Records.
  • Alban Berg

    4 Lieder, Op. 2 (I Schlafen, schlafen, nichts als schlafen)

    Singer: Christianne Stotijn. Performer: Joseph Breinl.
    • Onyx.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in B minor, Opus 126 No 4

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Beethoven: Alfred Brendel plays, vol.4.
    • Vox Box.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Marriage of Figaro (Overture)

    Orchestra: Musica Aeterna. Conductor: Teodor Currentzis.
    • Sony.
  • Gustav Holst

    Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (The Planets, Op 32)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • Holst: The Planets: Haitink.
    • Philips.
    • 4.
  • William Walton

    Where does the uttered music go? for chorus

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Organ Concerto in F major, HWV 295, 'The Cuckoo and the Nightingale'

    Performer: Bob van Asperen. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
    • Virgin.
  • José Maurício Nunes Garcia


    Ensemble: Ensemble Turicum. Conductor: Luiz Alves da Silva.
    • K617.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    On Wings of Song, Op.34 no.2

    Singer: Janet Baker. Performer: Geoffrey Parsons.
    • The Very Best Of: Janet Baker.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 17.
  • Robert Schumann

    Märchenbilder, Op 113 arr for cello and piano (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Karine Georgian. Performer: Jan Willem Nelleke.
    • Schumann: Music for Cello and Piano.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Gus Kahn

    Love Me Or Leave Me

    Composer: Walter Donaldson. Performer: Nina Simone.
    • Motif.
  • Claude Debussy

    Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • DG.


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