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Friday - Georgia's classical alarm call

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Gustav Holst

    Hymn to the Dawn (Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Op.26'3)

    Music Arranger: Julian Lloyd Webber. Performer: Julian Lloyd Webber. Performer: Jiaxin Lloyd Webber. Performer: Guy Johnston. Performer: Laura van der Heijden. Performer: Catrin Finch.
    • NAXOS.
  • Dario Castello

    Sonata - 1621 no.11

    Performer: Benny Aghassi. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Richard Egarr.
    • AAM.
  • Alonso Lobo

    O quam suavis est, Domine

    Choir: Westminster Cathedral Choir. Conductor: Martin Baker.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Toccata in G Major, BWV 916

    Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • The Toccatas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Eugène Bozza

    Scherzo Op.48

    Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet.
    • The Seasons: 20th Century Music for Wind Quintet.
    • BIS.
    • 24.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Krystian Zimerman. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos Nos. 1&2 Zimerman/Boston Symphony Orchestra/ Ozawa.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 5.
  • Marianna Martines

    Overture in C major (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: La Floridiana. Conductor: Nicholeta Paraschivescu.
    • deutsche harmonia mundi.
  • Traditional Malian


    Performer: Rajery. Performer: Driss El Maloumi.
    • Ibn Battuta - Traveler of Islam.
    • ALIA VOX.
    • 004.
  • Cole Porter

    Always True To You In My Fashion

    Music Arranger: Russell Garcia. Singer: Blossom Dearie.
    • Verve Records.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in A minor Op.6`4

    Ensemble: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin. Conductor: Bernhard Forck.
    • Handel: Concerti grossi, Op. 6 Nos. 1-6.
    • 401.
  • Claude Debussy

    Poissons d'or (Images, Set 2)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete Works for Piano: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
  • Friday Poem

    • "Non sum qualis eram bonae sub regno cynarae" by Ernest Dowson, read by Sean Barrett

  • Henri Duparc

    Aux étoiles

    Orchestra: Le Concert de la Loge. Conductor: Julien Chauvin.
    • Si j'ai aime.
    • ALPHA.
    • 11.
  • Aaron Copland

    Buckaroo Holiday (Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Copland: Appalachian Spring: New York Philharmonic/Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 9.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Laudate Dominum (1641)

    Choir: I Fagiolini. Ensemble: English Cornett and Sackbut Ensemble. Director: Robert Hollingworth.
    • Monteverdi: The Other Vespers.
    • Decca.
    • 15.
  • Robert Schumann

    Piano Qintet in E flat major, Op.44 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov. Ensemble: Jerusalem Quartet.
    • Schumann: Piano Quintet and Quartet.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • Sir James MacMillan

    From Galloway

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • Soft.
    • Delphian.
    • 10.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Checkmate (Finale)

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • A Colour Symphony.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Johann David Heinichen

    Alma Mater redemptoris

    Singer: Jakub Józef Orlinski. Ensemble: Il Pomo d’Oro. Conductor: Maxim Emelyanychev.
    • ERATO.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Trio in G major, Op.1`2 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: The Florestan Trio.
    • Beethoven: The Complete Music for Piano Trio, Vol. 3: Florestan Trio.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in B flat major Kk.545

    Performer: Trevor Pinnock.
    • ARCHIV.
  • Fred Fisher

    Georgia Rockin' Chair

    Ensemble: Nat Gonella & His Georgians.
    • Naturally Gonella.
    • Conifer.
    • 9.


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