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Sunday - Elizabeth Alker

Elizabeth Alker presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show including a special edition of the Sunday morning Sounds of the Earth slow radio soundscape using audio from the 1969 Apollo 11 moon landings.


2 hours

Music Played

  • Oswald von Wolkenstein

    Nu rue mit sorgen

    Singer: Andreas Scholl. Singer: Kathleen Dineen. Performer: Crawford Young.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Nocturne (String Quartet no.2)

    Music Arranger: Arthur Harris. Performer: Isaac Stern. Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Frank Brieff.
    • Humoresque, Favourite Violin Encores: Stern/Columbia Symphony Orch/Brieff/Katims.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Ottorino Respighi


    Performer: David Quigley.
    • AVIE.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon (Rusalka)

    Singer: Karita Mattila. Orchestra: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste.
    • Karita Mattila Live in Helsinki: Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Saraste.
    • Ondine.
    • 2.
  • Aidan O'Rourke

    Do people still do this?

    Composer: Kit Downes. Performer: Aidan O'Rourke. Performer: Kit Downes.
    • Reveal Records.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Keyboard Concerto No 3 in D major, BWV 1054 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Andreas Staier. Orchestra: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Anna Meredith

    Honeyed Words

    Performer: Gemma Kost. Performer: Anna Meredith.
    • Varmints.
    • Moshi Moshi.
    • 8.
  • R. Nathaniel Dett

    In the Bottoms (Honey (Humoresque))

    Performer: Monica Gaylord.
    • Black Piano, A Treasury of Works for Solo Piano by Black Composers.
    • MUSIC & ARTS.
    • 7.
  • Gustav Holst

    Brook Green Suite

    Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Edward Elgar

    Ave Maria, Op 2 No 2

    Choir: Rodolfus Choir. Conductor: Ralph Allwood.
    • Edward Elgar - Go, song of mine.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 14.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Il Mondo della Luna: overture

    Orchestra: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • BIS.
  • Claude Debussy

    Clair de Lune (Suite bergamasque)

    Orchestra: Leopold Stokowski Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leopold Stokowski.
    • EMI.
    • 5.
  • Brian Eno

    An Ending (Ascent)

    Performer: Brian Eno.
    • 5.
  • Terry Riley

    One earth, one people, one love

    Performer: David Harrington. Performer: John Sherba. Performer: Hank Dutt. Performer: Sunny Yang. Performer: Joan Jeanrenaud. Performer: Jennifer Culp.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Aus tiefer Noth schrey ich zu dir (Cantata no.38 BWV.38)

    Composer: Michael Praetorius. Choir: Huelgas Ensemble. Conductor: Paul Van Nevel.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Der Freischütz (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Weber: Overtures: The Philharmonia/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quartet No 2 in A minor, Op 51 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Budapest String Quartet.
    • Great Performances The Budapest String Quartet / Rudolf Serkin.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 7.


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