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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

  • Franz Lachner

    Wind Quintet No 2 in E flat major (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Ensemble Wien-Berlin.
    • Danzi and Lachner: Blaserquintette.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 12.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata Kk90

    Ensemble: Pizzicar Galante.
    • ARCANA.
  • Thomas Tomkins

    Be Strong and of Good Courage

    Ensemble: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Philips.
    • The Great Service.
    • Gimell.
    • 9.
  • Thomas Tomkins

    When David heard that Absalom was slain

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Thomas Tomkins: The Great Service: The Tallis Scholars.
    • Gimell.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C minor BWV 847

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Bach: Das Wohltemperierte Clavier.
    • ECM.
    • 3-4.
  • York Bowen

    Allegro de Concert

    Performer: Lawrence Power. Performer: Simon Crawford‐Phillips.
    • Bowen: The Complete Works for Viola and Piano.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Trad.

    Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

    Music Arranger: Lawrence Brown. Performer: Paul Robeson. Performer: Rutland Clapham.
    • Paul Robeson: The Complete EMI Sessions 1928-1939.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 13.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Clarinet Quintet in B minor Op.115 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Mark Simpson. Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Juan del Encina

    Folia 'Hoy comamos y bebamos'

    Performer: Jordi Savall. Performer: Michael Behringer.
    • Corelli, Marais, Martín y Coll, Ortiz & Anónimos: La Folia: Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 5.
  • John Paul Jones

    So ell encina (Amores Pasados)

    Singer: Anna Maria Friman. Singer: John Potter. Performer: Ariel Abramovich. Performer: Jacob Heringman.
    • Amores Pasados.
    • ECM.
    • 003.
  • Heinrich Bach

    Ich danke dir Gott

    Ensemble: Vox Luminis. Director: Lionel Meunier.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Pictures from an Exhibition (Ballet of the Chickens in their Shells)

    Music Arranger: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: José Serebrier.
    • Pictures At An Exhibition.
    • Naxos.
    • 10.
  • Wayne Hill

    Left Bank Two ('Vision On Gallery' Theme Tune)

    Performer: The Noveltones.
    • The A To Z Of British TV Themes - Volume 2.
    • Play It Again.
    • 29.
  • Franz Schubert

    Sonatina in D major, Op. 137

    Performer: Pieter Wispelwey. Performer: Paolo Giacometti.
    • Evil Penguin.
  • Anatoly Konstantinovich Lyadov

    The Musical Snuff-Box, Op.32

    Orchestra: Mexico Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Enrique Bátiz.
    • ASV.
  • Fanny Hensel

    String Quartet in E flat major (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Quatuor Ébène.
    • Felix & Fanny Mendelssohn: String Quartets Op. 13 in A minor, Op. 80 in F minor:.
    • Virgin.
    • 8.
  • Henry Purcell

    Nymphs and Shepherds (The Libertine, Z.600)

    Choir: Manchester Children's Choir. Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Hamilton Harty.
    • BEULAH.
    • 8.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Little Bells (The Wand of Youth, Suite no.2)

    Orchestra: Hallé. Conductor: Sir Mark Elder.
    • HALLE.
  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    Concerto for solo piano, Op.39 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
  • Misha Mullov-Abbado

    Little Astronaut

    Ensemble: Misha Mullov-Abbado Group.
    • BBC recording from the Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2019, NGA Showcase.
  • Grace Williams

    Sextet (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: London Chamber Ensemble.
    • Williams: Chamber Music.
    • NAXOS.
    • 7.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Tomsky's ballade (The Queen of Spades)

    Singer: Andrei Kymach. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera. Conductor: Ariane Matiakh.
    • BBC recording from "Cardiff Singer of the World 2019".
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Barber/Korngold: Violin Concerto op.14: Gil Shaham/LSO/André Previn.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Edward MacDowell

    Witches' Dance, Op.17 no.2

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • The Piano Album: Stephen Hough.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.


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