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Friday - Georgia’s classical commute

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Amy Beach

    Valse Caprice Op 4

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Adam Falckenhagen

    Concerto for Lute & Flute in D Major: II. Allegro

    Ensemble: Galanterie.
    • An Evening with Wilhelmine.
    • haenssler CLASSIC.
    • 302.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance in F major for violin and orchestra, Op 50

    Performer: Thomas Zehetmair. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Conductor: Thomas Zehetmair.
    • The Teldec Recordings: Thomas Zehetmair.
    • Teldec.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D (after Vivaldi), BWV.972

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Performer: Colm Carey.
    • Bach: Works For Trumpet.
    • EMI.
    • 1-3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet Op 55 no 2 "Razor": iv: Presto

    Ensemble: London Haydn Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets Opp 54 & 55.
    • Hyperion.
    • 008.
  • Jonathan Dove

    Seek Him that Maketh the Seven Stars

    Performer: Glen Dempsey. Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Andrew Nethsingha.
    • Locus Iste.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 701.
  • Wu Man

    From a Distance

    Performer: Wu Man.
    • From a Distance.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 10.
  • Rodrigo y Gabriela

    Electric Soul

    Ensemble: Rodrigo y Gabriela.
    • BBC recording.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Clarinet Quintet, Op 34 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Richard Hosford. Ensemble: Gaudier Ensemble.
    • Weber: Clarinet Quintet/Piano Quartet/Trio: The Gaudier Ensemble.
    • Hyperion.
  • Girolamo Frescobaldi

    Toccata ottava

    Performer: Christophe Rousset.
    • Frescobaldi: Toccate e partite d'intavolatura di cimbalo, libro primo.
    • Aparté.
    • 105.
  • Robert Schumann

    Liederkreis, Op. 24: 7. Berg' und Burgen schaun herunter

    Performer: Matthias Goerne. Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • Schumann: Liederkreis Op. 24 & Kernerlieder, Op. 35.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 107.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and Rondo capriccioso, Op 28

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Fantasie.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 3.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in G major, K 455

    Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin.
    • BIS.
  • Friday Poem

    • "Spring, the Sweet Spring" by Thomas Nashe, read by John Neville

  • Anon.

    This Merry Pleasant Spring

    Singer: Connor Burrowes. Ensemble: Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet.
    • Consort Songs.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 011.
  • John Dowland


    Ensemble: Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet.
    • Consort Songs.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 002.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in D major, K 239, 'Notturna' (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Mozart: Serenate Notturne, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Carey Blyton

    The Poetry of Dress, Op. 25

    Singer: Ian Partridge. Performer: Jennifer Partridge.
    • Blyton: The Early Songs.
    • Upbeat Classics.
    • 017.
  • Jonny Greenwood

    House of Woodcock (from Phantom Thread)

    Performer: Jonny Greenwood. Performer: Katherine Tinker. Orchestra: London Contemporary Orchestra. Conductor: Robert Ames.
    • Phantom Thread (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Nonesuch.
    • 13.
  • Max Bruch

    String Octet in B flat, Op.posth: iii Allegro molto

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Canon and Gigue

    Ensemble: Gli Incogniti. Director: Amandine Beyer.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Neal Hefti

    The Kid From Red Bank

    Orchestra: Count Basie & His Orchestra.
    • Roulette.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Invitation to the Dance

    Performer: Melvyn Tan.
    • Miroirs.
    • Onyx.
    • 1.
  • William Lawes

    Royall Consort Suite no.1 in D minor

    Performer: Elizabeth Kenny. Ensemble: Phantasm. Director: Laurence Dreyfus.
    • LINN.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Sopra l'acqua indormenzada (Venezia)

    Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Souvenirs de Venise.
    • Helios.
    • 13.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in C major, Op 72 No 7

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Karel Šejna.


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