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Sunday - Elizabeth Alker

Elizabeth Alker presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show including a Sunday morning Sounds of the Earth slow radio soundscape, our musical Advent Calendar and listener requests.

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2 hours

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Harmoniemesse (Agnus Dei)

    Singer: Malin Hartelius. Singer: Judith Schmid. Singer: Christian Elsner. Singer: Franz-Josef Selig. Choir: Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Haydn: Mass in B-Flat Major "Harmoniemesse" & Menuetto from Symphony No. 88 in G.
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 106.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Much Ado About Nothing (Garden scene)

    Performer: Renaud Capuçon. Performer: Jérôme Ducros.
    • Capriccio - Violin Pieces.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 15.
  • Carl Nielsen

    My Heart Roams Forever

    Music Arranger: Paul Hellmuth. Choir: Musica Ficta. Conductor: Bo Holten.
    • A Danish Christmas.
    • Naxos.
    • 12.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Carnival Scene, Op.19 no.3

    Performer: Mariam Batsashvili.
    • BBC New Generation Artists recording.
  • Henry Purcell

    Rejoice in the Lord alway, Z.49, 'Bell Anthem'

    Singer: Iestyn Davies. Singer: James Gilchrist. Singer: Neal Davies. Choir: Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge. Orchestra: St John's Sinfonia. Director: Andrew Nethsingha.
    • My Beloved Spake: Anthems by Purcell and Humfrey.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Claude Debussy

    The Snow is Dancing (Children's Corner)

    Performer: Pascal Rogé.
    • A Debussy Recital: Pascal Roge.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Bernhard Crusell

    Clarinet Concerto no. 3 in B flat major Op.11 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Crusell: The Three Clarinet Concertos.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Henryk Wieniawski

    Légende, Op 17

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Paganini/Saraste/Kreisler/Wieniawski: Vengerov/Golan.
    • Teldec.
    • 3.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Children's Christmas Song (Folk Songs of the Four Seasons)

    Choir: City of London Choir. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton.
    • In Terra Pax: A Christmas Anthology.
    • Naxos.
    • 14.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Il Mondo della Luna (Overture)

    Orchestra: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • BIS.
  • Claude Debussy

    Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)

    Orchestrator: Leopold Stokowski. Orchestra: Leopold Stokowski Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leopold Stokowski.
    • EMI.
  • Brian Eno

    An Ending (Ascent)

    Performer: Brian Eno.
    • EG Records.
  • Terry Riley

    One Earth, One People, One Love

    Performer: David Harrington. Performer: John Sherba. Performer: Hank Dutt. Performer: Sunny Yang. Performer: Joan Jeanrenaud. Performer: Jennifer Culp.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Wilhelm Kaiser-Lindemann

    Bossa-Nova-Philharmonica

    Ensemble: Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • South American Getaway.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 5.
  • Tor Aulin

    Swedish Dance no.4

    Orchestra: WDR Rundfunkorchester Köln. Conductor: Niklas Willén.
    • CPO.
  • Joseph Martin Kraus

    Olympie (Overture)

    Director: Anthony Halstead. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
    • Joseph Martin Kraus: Symphonies: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Halstead.
    • Musica Sveciae.
    • 1.
  • Frank Bridge

    Sir Roger de Coverley - Christmas Dance

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Bridge: Orchestral Works Vol. 3: Shelley / BBC NOW / Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.

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