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Tuesday - Georgia's classical picks

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

  • Gustav Holst

    Venus, the Bringer of Peace (The Planets)

    Performer: Dominic Martens. Orchestra: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Strauss / Holst: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 011.
  • Judith Weir

    Nuits d'Afrique, 1st mvt 'Berceuse'

    Singer: Ailish Tynan. Ensemble: Hebrides Ensemble.
    • Airs From Another Planet.
    • Delphian.
    • 01.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto in D minor for two violins, BWV 1043

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Andrew Manze. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • J.S.Bach, Solo & Double Violin Concertos.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Bernhard Crusell

    Divertimento, Op.9

    Performer: Christopher O'Neal. Ensemble: Fibonacci Sequence.
    • Deux-Elles.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Piano Concerto No.1 in B flat minor, Op.23 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Beatrice Rana. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Joseph Kosma

    Autumn Leaves

    Singer: Yves Montand. Ensemble: Bob Castella & His Rhythm.
    • ASV.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 1 in G minor

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 21 in E minor

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Haydn, Hummel etc: Trumpet Concertos: Hardenberger/Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 3.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Zefiro torna (Scherzi musicali)

    Performer: Fredrik Malmberg. Singer: Leif Aruhn-Solén. Singer: Johan Linderoth. Choir: Harmony of Voices.
    • Soavi Accenti.
    • PROPRIUS.
    • 1.
  • Lena Raine

    My Dearest Friends (Celeste - original game soundtrack)

    Performer: Lena Raine.
    • Celeste Original Soundtrack.
    • Ship To Shore Phonograph Co..
    • 21.
  • R. Nathaniel Dett

    Inspiration waltzes for piano

    Performer: Clipper Erickson.
    • My Cup Runneth Over.
    • NAVONA.
    • 18.
  • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

    Ecce prandium meum paravi

    Choir: Nederlands Kamerkoor. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Sweelinck: Choral Works.
    • Etcetera.
    • 12.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Piano Trio 'Dumky' in E minor, Op 90 (Allegro)

    Ensemble: Trio Wanderer.
    • Dvořák: Piano Trios, Op. 65 & 90.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 5.
  • Edward German

    Nell Gwyn (Overture)

    Conductor: John Wilson. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Made in Britain: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, John Wilson.
    • Avie.
  • Steve Reich

    Electric Counterpoint (Fast)

    Performer: Sean Shibe.
    • Delphian.
  • Stanley Myers

    The Deer Hunter: Cavatina

    Performer: John Williams. Orchestra: Orchestra.
    • SONY.
  • Herbert Howells

    A spotless rose

    Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Singer: Gareth Brynmor John. Director: Andrew Nethsingha.
    • Howells: St John's Magnificat - Choir of St John's College, Cambridge.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour, Op 12, for violin and piano

    Performer: Kyung-wha Chung. Performer: Phillip Moll.
    • Decca.
  • Bernard Herrmann

    North by Northwest (Overture)

    Orchestra: Los Angeles Philharmonic. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Bernard Hermann: The Film Scores: Salonen, LA Phil.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 15.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding day at Troldhaugen (Lyric Piees, Book 8, Op.65 No.6)

    Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • DECCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La finta giardiniera (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Erno Dohnanyi

    Wedding Waltz (The Veil of the Pierrette)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Dohnanyi: The Veil of Pierrette etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 21.

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