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Best of British: Selections from BBC Radio 3 Breakfast

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The Best of British classical music, from the sublime to the rousing, including works chosen by BBC Radio 3 Breakfast listeners. We add them here as they become available on Spotify. On Radio 3, weekdays at 6.30am and weekends at 7am
Song Artist Album
No. 6 in D major: I. Largo --------
The Avison Ensemble · Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti
The Avison Ensemble Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti 2:32
No. 6 in D major: II. Con furia (Kk29) --------
The Avison Ensemble · Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti
The Avison Ensemble Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti 5:05
No. 6 in D major: III. Adagio (Kk89c) -------
The Avison Ensemble · Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti
The Avison Ensemble Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti 2:03
No. 6 in D major: IV. Vivacemente (Kk21) ---------
The Avison Ensemble · Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti
The Avison Ensemble Avison - Concerti Grossi after Scarlatti 3:50
Concerto for Piano and Orch.: Adagietto - Remastered
Trevor Barnard · Bliss: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra
Trevor Barnard Bliss: Concerto For Piano And Orchestra 9:31
Home Sweet Home
Operatif!, Opera and Song , Jennifer Parish · A Song Remembered
Operatif!, Opera and Song, Jennifer Parish A Song Remembered 3:31
Symphony No.2 in E flat, Op.63: 1. Allegro vivace e nobilmente
Edward Elgar , London Symphony Orchestra , André Previn · Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne
Edward Elgar, London Symphony Orchestra, André Previn Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne 17:14
Symphony No.2 in E flat, Op.63: 2. Larghetto
Edward Elgar , London Symphony Orchestra , André Previn · Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne
Edward Elgar, London Symphony Orchestra, André Previn Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne 14:35
Symphony No.2 in E flat, Op.63: 3. Rondo. Presto
Edward Elgar , London Symphony Orchestra , André Previn · Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne
Edward Elgar, London Symphony Orchestra, André Previn Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne 8:00
Symphony No.2 in E flat, Op.63: 4. Moderato e maestoso
Edward Elgar , London Symphony Orchestra , André Previn · Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne
Edward Elgar, London Symphony Orchestra, André Previn Elgar: The Symphonies; The Pomp & Circumstance Marches; Cockaigne 13:50
5 Mystical Songs (version for voice and keyboard): Easter
Ralph Vaughan Williams , Simon Keenlyside , Graham Johnson · Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3)
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Simon Keenlyside, Graham Johnson Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3) 4:41
5 Mystical Songs (version for voice and keyboard): I got me flowers
Ralph Vaughan Williams , Simon Keenlyside , Graham Johnson · Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3)
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Simon Keenlyside, Graham Johnson Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3) 2:28
5 Mystical Songs (version for voice and keyboard): Love bade me welcome
Ralph Vaughan Williams , Simon Keenlyside , Graham Johnson · Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3)
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Simon Keenlyside, Graham Johnson Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3) 5:05
5 Mystical Songs (version for voice and keyboard): The call
Ralph Vaughan Williams , Simon Keenlyside , Graham Johnson · Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3)
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Simon Keenlyside, Graham Johnson Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3) 2:13
5 Mystical Songs (version for voice and keyboard): Antiphon
Ralph Vaughan Williams , Simon Keenlyside , Graham Johnson · Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3)
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Simon Keenlyside, Graham Johnson Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge / Five Mystical Songs (English Song, Vol. 3) 3:08
Third Booke of Songes, 1603: 5. Me, me and none but me
John Dowland , Consort Of Musicke , Anthony Rooley · Dowland: The Collected Works
John Dowland, Consort Of Musicke, Anthony Rooley Dowland: The Collected Works 2:52
Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4 in G, Op.39 No. 4 - 1986 - Remaster
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult · Elgar: Enigma Variations - Pomp & Circumstance Marches Nos.1-5
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult Elgar: Enigma Variations - Pomp & Circumstance Marches Nos.1-5 5:06
Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 11 in A Major (HWV 329): Andante larghetto, e staccato
George Frideric Handel , Academy Of Ancient Music , Andrew Manze · Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op. 6 Nos. 1-12
George Frideric Handel, Academy Of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze Handel: Concerti Grossi, Op. 6 Nos. 1-12 4:14
Ubi Caritas
Paul Mealor , Tenebrae , Nigel Short · A Tender Light
Paul Mealor, Tenebrae, Nigel Short A Tender Light 3:55
Oedipus, Z.583: Music For A While
Henry Purcell , James Bowman , Academy Of Ancient Music , Christopher Hogwood · Purcell: Theatre Music
Henry Purcell, James Bowman, Academy Of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood Purcell: Theatre Music 3:41
Williams: Serenade to Music
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir · Vaughan Williams Sinfonia antartica, Serenade to Music, Partita for double string orchestra
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir Vaughan Williams Sinfonia antartica, Serenade to Music, Partita for double string orchestra 12:53
African Sanctus: The Lord's Prayer
Anne-Lise Berntsen , Ann Christine Lofgren , Folke Alin , Tomas Bergqvist , Ulf Hellerstedt , Goran Carenback , Bjorn Sjodin , Peter Eyre , Bengt Hilding , Roland Ericson , Mats Blomstrand , Allmänna Sången · African Sanctus
Anne-Lise Berntsen, Ann Christine Lofgren, Folke Alin, Tomas Bergqvist, Ulf Hellerstedt, Goran Carenback, Bjorn Sjodin, Peter Eyre, Bengt Hilding, Roland Ericson, Mats Blomstrand, Allmänna Sången African Sanctus 4:21
The Immortal Hour, Act II: Faery Song: How beautiful they are
Rutland Boughton , Yvonne Kenny , Philharmonia Orchestra , David Parry · Great Operatic Arias (Sung in English), Vol. 5 - Yvonne Kenny
Rutland Boughton, Yvonne Kenny, Philharmonia Orchestra, David Parry Great Operatic Arias (Sung in English), Vol. 5 - Yvonne Kenny 2:09
Beni Mora, Op. 29, No. 1: I. First Dance
Gustav Holst , Royal Scottish National Orchestra , David Lloyd-Jones · Holst: Beni Mora / Somerset Rhapsody / Hammersmith
Gustav Holst, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, David Lloyd-Jones Holst: Beni Mora / Somerset Rhapsody / Hammersmith 6:18
Beni Mora, Op. 29, No. 1: II. Second Dance
Gustav Holst , Royal Scottish National Orchestra , David Lloyd-Jones · Holst: Beni Mora / Somerset Rhapsody / Hammersmith
Gustav Holst, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, David Lloyd-Jones Holst: Beni Mora / Somerset Rhapsody / Hammersmith 4:00
Beni Mora, Op. 29, No. 1: III. Finale: In the Streets of the Ouled Nails
Gustav Holst , Royal Scottish National Orchestra , David Lloyd-Jones · Holst: Beni Mora / Somerset Rhapsody / Hammersmith
Gustav Holst, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, David Lloyd-Jones Holst: Beni Mora / Somerset Rhapsody / Hammersmith 7:09
Balletts to Five Voyces, Book 1: Now is the month of maying
Thomas Morley , The Cambridge Singers , John Rutter · Flora Gave Me Fairest Flowers - Elizabethan Madrigals
Thomas Morley, The Cambridge Singers, John Rutter Flora Gave Me Fairest Flowers - Elizabethan Madrigals 2:04
Jesus Christ The Apple Tree
Elora Festival Singers , Anonymous , Elizabeth Poston · Gabriel's Message: One Thousand Years Of Carols
Elora Festival Singers, Anonymous, Elizabeth Poston Gabriel's Message: One Thousand Years Of Carols 3:47
Let the people praise thee, O God, Op. 87, "Psalm 67"
William Mathias , Choir of St John's, Elora , Matthew Larkin , Noel Edison · Psalms for The Spirit
William Mathias, Choir of St John's, Elora, Matthew Larkin, Noel Edison Psalms for The Spirit 5:31
Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin Bryars · The Sinking Of The Titanic
Gavin Bryars The Sinking Of The Titanic 25:56