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Friday - Georgia’s classical mix

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


27 days left to listen

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edvard Grieg

    Two Elegiac Melodies, Op 34

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • DG.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Vidi speciosam

    Choir: Nordic Voices.
  • Ernest Chausson

    Chanson perpetuelle, Op 37

    Performer: James Baillieu. Singer: Ruby Hughes. Ensemble: Signum Quartet.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor, BWV.232 (Crucifixus)

    Choir: Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart. Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Hans-Christoph Rademann.
    • Bach: Mass in B Minor.
    • CARUS.
    • 5.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Air pour les esclaves (Iphigénie en Aulide)

    Orchestra: Lyon Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Gluck - Iphigenie en Aulide.
    • Musifrance.
    • 2.
  • John Stainer

    God so loved the world (The Crucifixion)

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Graham Ross.
    • Stabat Mater: Passiontide.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Chaconne and Variations in G major, HWV 435

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Murray Perahia plays Handel and Scarlatti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Richard Rodgers

    Carousel Waltz (Carousel)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • American Light Music Classics.
    • Hyperion.
    • 22.
  • Judith Weir

    Romance de rosa fresca (A Spanish Liederbooklet)

    Singer: Ailish Tynan. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quartet F major, op.96 'American' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Calidore String Quartet.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • John Henry Maunder

    Olivet to Calvary (The Saviour King goes forth)

    Choir: Guildford Cathedral Choir. Performer: Peter Moorse. Conductor: Barry Rose.
    • Olivet to Calvary.
    • EMI Classics for Pleasure.
  • Friday Poem

    • "I am the Great Sun" by Charles Causley, read by Rowan Williams

  • Henry Purcell

    Symphony - Sonata while the sun rises (The Fairy Queen)

    Music Arranger: Alison Balsom. Performer: Alison Balsom. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • EMI.
  • Germaine Tailleferre

    Quadrille (Les Mariés de la Tour Eiffel)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Chandos.
  • King João IV of Portugal

    Crux fidelis

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata No 16 in C major, K 545

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Oiseau-Lyre.
  • Judith Bingham

    The darkness is no darkness

    Composer: Samuel Sebastian Wesley. Choir: Choirs of St Catherine's College, Cambridge. Conductor: Edward Wickham.
    • Gaudent In Coelis.
    • RESONUS.
    • 13.
  • Erik Satie


    Singer: Susan Bickley. Performer: Andrew Matthews-Owen.
    • Songs And Vexations.
    • Nimbus Alliance.
    • 1.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Courtly Dances from Gloriana

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Benjamin Britten: Works for Orchestra.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 3.
  • Hector Berlioz

    L'île inconnue (Les Nuits d'été)

    Singer: Janet Baker. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli.
    • WARNER.
  • Juan Bautista José Cabanilles

    Corrente italiana despacio

    Ensemble: Harp Consort. Director: Andrew Lawrence‐King.
    • Missa Mexicana.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • John Tavener

    The Repentant Thief - First Dance

    Performer: Andrew Marriner. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • The Repentant Thief.
    • Collins Classics.
    • 2.


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