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Monday - Georgia's classical commute

Georgia Mann presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, including the next of our American Portraits, music complementing Radio 3's series, ‘The Way I See It’. Also featuring listener requests.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • William Wallace

    Pelleas and Melisande Suite (The Love of Pelleas for Melisande)

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • HYPERION.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Cadiz (Suite española arr for guitar)

    Performer: John Williams.
    • Echoes of Spain.
    • CBS.
    • 7.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor 'From the New World' - Largo

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
    • ANTONIN DVORAK Symphonie Nr. 9 'Aus der Neuen Welt' Heldenlied, op.111.
    • BR Klassik.
    • 2.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Magnificat (Opening chorus)

    Ensemble: Arcangelo. Conductor: Jonathan Cohen.
    • HYPERION.
  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Sonata in E minor, D.566: ii. Allegretto

    Performer: Paul Badura-Skoda.
    • ARCANA.
  • Becki Driscoll

    The Knitting Reel

    Performer: Nick Wyke. Singer: Becki Driscoll.
    • Cold Light.
    • Englishfiddle.
    • 01.
  • Richard Wagner

    The Flying Dutchman: Act 1 - Chorus. 'Spinnerlied' ('Spinning song')

    Choir: Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Singer: Rosalind Elias. Singer: Leonie Rysanek. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • DECCA.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297, 'Winter'

    Performer: Fabio Biondi. Ensemble: Europa Galante.
    • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Europa Galante, Fabio Biondi.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 10.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Prelude in D flat major, Op 34 No 15

    Performer: Artur Pizarro.
    • COLLINS CLASSICS.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    'Take a pair of sparkling eyes' from The Gondoliers

    Librettist: William Gilbert. Singer: Thomas Round. Orchestra: New Symphony Orchestra of London. Conductor: Isidore Godfrey.
    • Gilbert & Sullivan: The Gondoliers.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Shigeru Umebayashi

    In the Mood for Love (Yumeji's Theme)

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Ensemble: Kremerata Baltica.
    • DG.
  • Andrea Boccadoro

    John Whitgift (Astrologaster - original game soundtrack)

    Lyricist: Katharine Neil. Singer: Emily Dickens. Conductor: Benjamin Woodgates. Singer: Ruth Kiang. Singer: Benedict Hymas. Singer: Robin Bailey. Singer: Jimmy Holiday. Singer: Christopher Webb.
    • Astrologaster.
    • Air-Edel Records.
    • 8.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in E minor, Op 59 No 2 'Razumovsky' (4th mvt finale)

    Ensemble: Casals Quartet.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
  • Robert McBride

    Pumpkin Eater's Little Fugue

    Orchestra: New Symphony Orchestra of London. Conductor: Tutti Camarata.
    • NAXOS.
  • Percy Grainger

    Blithe bells

    Performer: Jayson Gillham.
    • Romantic Bach.
    • ABC Classics.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Tarantelle Op.6

    Performer: Susan Milan. Performer: James Campbell. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Geoffrey Simon.
    • Saint-Saëns: Africa.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 8.
  • Amy Beach

    Serenade after Richard Strauss's Ständchen

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Alan Hovhaness

    Symphony No 2, 'Mysterious Mountain' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.
    • RCA.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Orphée aux enfers (Concert Overture)

    Orchestra: Sadler’s Wells Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Alexander Faris.
    • Offenbach: La Belle Hélène/Orpheus in the Underworld: Sadler's Wells Opera Orche.
    • CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE.
    • 1.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    España

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Paray.
    • MERCURY LIVING PRESENCE.
  • Trad.

    Ca' the Yowes

    Singer: Christopher Breckenridge.
    • Aberdeen Youth Choir: My Song is Love.
    • Divine Art.
    • 1601.
  • Michael Tippett

    Concerto for Double String Orchestra (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • CHANDOS.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Waft her, Angels (Jephtha)

    Singer: Allan Clayton. Orchestra: Classical Opera Company. Conductor: Ian Page.
    • Signum.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in B minor, Op 69 No 2

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Chopin: The Solo Piano Works: Ashkenazy.
    • London.
    • 10.

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