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Tuesday - Georgia's classical mix

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


23 days left to listen

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    Three Parts upon a Ground, Z.731

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • ALIA VOX.
  • Arnold Bax

    Nonet (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • Bax: Nonet / Elegiac Trio / Oboe & Harp Quintets.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in D flat, Op.27 no.2

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Chopin: Piano Sonatas 2 & 3 etc..
    • Hyperion.
    • 07.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Meine Seele sei vergnügt (Cantata 204, Ich bin in mir vergnügt)

    Singer: Dorothee Mields. Orchestra: L’Orfeo Barockorchester. Conductor: Michi Gaigg.
    • CARUS.
  • Dieterich Buxtehude

    Trio Sonata in E minor, BuxWV.258

    Ensemble: Arcangelo.
    • Alpha.
  • William Alwyn

    Winter Landscape (3 Winter Poems)

    Ensemble: Tippett Quartet.
    • SOMM.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Nonet in E flat major, Op.38 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Consortium Classicum.
    • Farrenc: Nonet & Clarinet Trio.
    • DIVOX.
    • 3.
  • Gerry Mulligan


    Ensemble: The Miles Davis Nonet.
    • JUBE.
  • George Gershwin

    Love walked in

    Music Arranger: Percy Grainger. Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Saint-Saëns/Ravel/Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Francisco Tárrega

    Gran Vals

    Performer: Fernando Espi.
    • Francisco Tarrega: Obras Para Guitarra.
    • VERSO.
    • 28.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no.5 in D major, Op.107 'Reformation' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Mendelssohn in Birmingham Vol.1.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Justorum animae (3 Motets, Op.38)

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Director: Richard Marlow.
    • Conifer.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Bassoon Concerto in G minor, RV.495

    Performer: Peter Whelan. Ensemble: Jupiter. Director: Thomas Dunford.
    • Vivaldi/Jupiter.
    • ALPHA.
    • 3-5.
  • Trad.

    A Meeting: Searching For Lambs

    Music Arranger: Shirley Collins. Music Arranger: Dolly Collins. Singer: Shirley Collins. Performer: Dolly Collins. Performer: Michael Laird. Ensemble: Early Music Consort of London. Director: David Munrow.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Élégie in C minor, Op.24

    Music Arranger: Simon Parkin. Performer: Sheku Kanneh-Mason. Ensemble: Cello octet.
    • DECCA.
  • Padre Antonio Soler

    Sonatas 17 and 18 in A minor

    Performer: Diego Ares.
    • Sol De Mi Fortuna - Antonio Soler.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 04.
  • Adolphus Hailstork

    Kum ba yah (3 Spirituals)

    Orchestra: Virginia Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Adolphus Hailstork: An American Port of Call.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • George Gershwin

    Piano Concerto in F major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Kirill Gerstein. Orchestra: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Robertson.
    • The Gershwin Moment.
    • Myrios Classics.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Solo Cello Suite no.3 in C, BWV.1009 (Bourree 1 & 2)

    Performer: Pau Casals.
    • EMI.
  • Anna Meredith


    Performer: Anna Meredith. Performer: Maddie Cutter.
    • Moshi Moshi.
  • Richard Strauss

    Waltz Sequence no.1 (Der Rosenkavalier)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Zubin Mehta.
    • Symphonic music from operas.
    • Sony.
    • 1.
  • François Couperin

    Trio Sonata in A major 'La Superbe'

    Performer: Amandine Beyer. Ensemble: Gli Incogniti.
    • Harmonia Mundi: HMX2908717.26.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 38.


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