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Friday - Georgia’s classical mix

Georgia Mann presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show live from the Royal Albert Hall, featuring listener requests and the Friday poem.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Love in her eyes sits playing (Acis and Galatea)

    Singer: Allan Clayton. Ensemble: Early Opera Company. Conductor: Christian Curnyn.
    • Acis And Galatea.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 9.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Iberia y Francia.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin concerto in A minor, BWV.1041

    Performer: Margaret Batjer. Orchestra: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Jeffrey Kahane.
    • Jalbert,Bach: Violin Concertos etc..
    • BIS.
    • 3-5.
  • Edward Elgar

    Minuet (Severn Suite, Op.87)

    Performer: Williams Fairey Band. Conductor: James Gourlay.
    • Brass from the Masters, Vol. 1.
    • Chandos.
  • William Walton

    Touch her soft lips and part (Henry V)

    Music Arranger: Christopher Palmer. Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Narrator: Christopher Plummer. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Henry V etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Obal, din lou Limouzi (Chants d'Auvergne - set 1)

    Performer: Celia Nicklin. Performer: Ian Watson.
    • Henry V etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 13.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Là-haut, sur le rocher (Chants d'Auvergne - set 5)

    Singer: Victoria de los Ángeles. Orchestra: Orchestre Lamoureux. Conductor: Jean‐Pierre Jacquillat.
    • Icon: Victoria De Los Angeles.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 521.
  • Philip Lane

    Suite of Cotswold Folk-Dances

    Orchestra: Royal Ballet Sinfonia. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
    • White Line.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Wind Octet in E flat major, Op 103 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: Mozzafiato. Conductor: Charles Neidich.
    • Beethoven: Chamber music for wind instruments: Mozzafiato/Neidich.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer night's dream - incidental music (Op.61), no.9; Wedding march

    Performer: Music Box.
    • SAYDISC.
  • Xaver Scharwenka

    Polish National Dance, Op.3 No.1

    Orchestrator: Henry Wood. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Braithwaite.
    • Henry Wood: Orchestrations etc..
    • Lyrita.
    • 3.
  • Dame Ethel Mary Smyth

    Piano Piece in E major

    Performer: Liana Șerbescu.
    • Ethel Smyth - Complete Piano Works.
    • CPO.
    • 004.
  • Friday Poem

    • "Travel" by Edna St Vincent Millay, read by Dame Judy Dench

  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    The Little Train of the Caipira (Bachiana Brasiliera No.2)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • TELARC.
  • Georges Bizet

    Jeux d'enfants (Le bal)

    Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Rossini-Respighi: La Boutique Fantasque - Davis.
    • CBS.
    • 17.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Yeomen of the Guard (Overture)

    Orchestra: D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra. Conductor: John Pryce-Jones.
    • Gilbert and Sullivan Overtures: Various performers.
    • TER.
    • 8.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Sonata in C major, K.309 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
    • AVIE.
  • Hugo Pierson

    Romeo and Juliet, Op.86

    Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North. Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones.
    • Victorian Concert Overtures.
    • Helios.
    • 2.
  • Barbara Strozzi

    La Vittoria

    Ensemble: Orlando di Lasso Ensemble.
    • Thorofon.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Prelude)

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: George Szell.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    6 Polish Songs, S.480 (Das Ringlein; Bacchanal)

    Music Arranger: Franz Liszt. Performer: Mariam Batsashvili.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Ruy Blas, Op.95

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mendelssohn: Overtures: LSO/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.

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