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Clemmie introduces her guest to a specially made classical playlist and finds out what they thought.

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency Burton-Hill creates a custom-made playlist for her guest who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Amelia Warner20190204

Clemmie tries her classical playlist on actress and singer Amelia Warner, formerly known by her stage name, 'Slow Moving Millie'.

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency Burton-Hill creates a custom-made playlist for her guest who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

Clemmie tries her playlist on actress and singer Amelia Warner, aka Slow Moving Millie.

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Clemmie meets Clara Amfo2018072320190107 (R3)

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. In today's episode, Radio 1 DJ and Live Lounge host Clara Amfo tells Clemmie how she got on with her carefully crafted playlist...

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie will curate a bespoke playlist of six tracks for her guest, who will then join her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries.

Clara's playlist:

Beethoven - Symphony no.5 (4th movement)
Jordi Savall - Canarios (improvisation)
Olafur Arnalds/Chopin - Eyes Shut/Nocturne in C minor
Elgar - Cello Concerto in E minor (3rd movement)
Alissa Firsova - Stabat Mater
Richard Strauss - Beim Schlafengehen from Four Last Songs

Bonus tracks:

Debussy - Clair de Lune
Bernstein/Sondheim - America from West Side Story
Morten Lauridsen - Les Chansons des Roses
James MacMillan - Gallant Weaver
Eric Whitacre - Sleep

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads.

Clemency Burton-Hill talks classical music with Radio 1's Clara Amfo.

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Clemmie meets Edith Bowman2018090320190114 (R3)

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. In today's episode, broadcaster and writer Edith Bowman chats to Clemmie about what she thought of her selection of tracks.

Classical Fix is Radio 3’s new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don’t know where to start. Each week Clemmie will curate a bespoke playlist of six tracks for her guest, who will then join her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads

Clemency Burton-Hill talks classical with Edith Bowman

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Clemmie meets Gemma Cairney20180806
Clemmie meets Gemma Cairney2018080620190407 (R3)

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here. In today's episode, writer and broadcaster Gemma Cairney reveals how Clemency's playlist chimes with her life right now.

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency will curate a bespoke playlist of six tracks for her guest, who will then join her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries.

Gemma's playlist:

CPE Bach - Flute Concerto in A minor (1st movement)
Rautavaara - Cantus Arcticus 'Concerto for Birds & Orchestra' (2nd movement 'Melankolia')
Frank Zappa - G-Spot Tornado
Shostakovich - Piano Concerto no.2 (2nd movement)
Anna Meredith - Heal You
Schumann - Piano Quintet in E flat major (1st movement).

Clemency Burton-Hill talks classical music with Gemma Cairney.

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Clemmie Meets Gemma Cairney2018080620190407 (R3)

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here. In today's episode, writer and broadcaster Gemma Cairney reveals how Clemency's playlist chimes with her life right now.

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency will curate a bespoke playlist of six tracks for her guest, who will then join her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries.

Gemma's playlist:

CPE Bach - Flute Concerto in A minor (1st movement)
Rautavaara - Cantus Arcticus 'Concerto for Birds & Orchestra' (2nd movement 'Melankolia')
Frank Zappa - G-Spot Tornado
Shostakovich - Piano Concerto no.2 (2nd movement)
Anna Meredith - Heal You
Schumann - Piano Quintet in E flat major (1st movement).

Clemency Burton-Hill talks classical music with Gemma Cairney.

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Clemmie meets Huw Stephens2018081320190414 (R3)

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. In today's episode, Radio 1 presenter Huw Stephens shares his honest thoughts about the tracks Clemency sent him and has some questions for her.

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency will curate a bespoke playlist of six tracks for her guest, who will then join her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries.

Huw's playlist:

Haydn - String Quartet in G op.76 no.1 (1st movement)
Dobrinka Tabakova - Nocturne
John Adams - Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Finzi - Eclogue
Verdi - 'Beautiful daughter of love' from Rigoletto
Bach - Cello suite no.2 (Sarabande)

Bonus Tracks:
Morfydd Llwyn Owen - Nocturne
Amiina - Sogg

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads.

Clemency Burton-Hill talks classical music with Huw Stephens from Radio 1.

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Hari Kunzru tries Clemmie's classical playlist20181203

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, the writer, journalist and music obsessive, Hari Kunzru. What will he make of his new musical discoveries?

Hari's playlist:
Philip Glass - Echorus
Durufle - Ubi caritas
Traditional Danish - Ribers no.8 (arranged by Danish String Quartet)
Cheryl Frances-Hoad - Contemplation (from Homages)
Puccini - Che gelida manina (from La boheme)
Duke Ellington - King of the Magi (from Three Black Kings)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

What will writer Hari Kunzru make of his new musical discoveries?

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Josie Rourke20190121

In a special edition of Classical Fix, film and theatre director Josie Rourke tries Clemmie's classical playlist and talks about the music she used in her new movie, Mary Queen of Scots, which was composed by Max Richter.

Josie's playlist:

Alice Mary Smith - Symphony in C minor (4th movement)
Jorge Cardoso - Milonga
Jan Dismas Zelenka - Miserere in C minor
Wojciech Kilar - Agnus Dei
Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

Film director Josie Rourke tries Clemency Burton-Hill's classical playlist.

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Lola Adesioye tries Clemmie's classical playlist20181210

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, the writer and socio-political commentator, Lola Adesioye. Lola tells Clemmie what she made of her choices, with music by Bach, Beethoven, Boulanger and Florence Price.

Lola's playlist:
Florence B Price - Fantasie negre
Beethoven - String Quartet no.13 in B flat, op.130 (5th mvt)
Bach - Goldberg Variations BWV988 (variation 5)
Morten Lauridsen - O Magnum Mysterium
Lili Boulanger - Nocturne
Gershwin - Bess, you is my woman now from Porgy and Bess

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

Lola tells Clemmie what she made of her playlist

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Opera Fix - Danni talks Carmen with Bobby Friction20190325

Classical Fix helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. It seems a lot of Classical Fix guests have a real problem getting to grips with opera, so for four weeks, in a special series, internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese will be helping opera novices enter her world by offering them a virtual back-stage pass.

In today's episode, Danni hand-picks an opera for Asian Network DJ & presenter Bobby Friction to explore: Bizet’s tragic love story “Carmen”. Can he be converted? Join Bobby and Danni backstage at Glyndebourne to find out.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Danielle de Niese provides Asian Network's Bobby Friction an Opera Fix from Bizet\u2019s Carmen

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Opera Fix - Danni Talks Carmen With Bobby Friction20190325

Classical Fix helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. It seems a lot of Classical Fix guests have a real problem getting to grips with opera, so for four weeks, in a special series, internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese will be helping opera novices enter her world by offering them a virtual back-stage pass.

In today's episode, Danni hand-picks an opera for Asian Network DJ & presenter Bobby Friction to explore: Bizet’s tragic love story “Carmen”. Can he be converted? Join Bobby and Danni backstage at Glyndebourne to find out.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Danielle de Niese provides Asian Network's Bobby Friction an Opera Fix from Bizet\u2019s Carmen

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Opera Fix - Danni talks Figaro with Bryony Kimmings2019040120190331 (R3)

Classical Fix helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. It seems a lot of Classical Fix guests have a real problem getting to grips with opera, so for four weeks, in a special series, internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese will be helping opera novices enter her world by offering them a virtual back-stage pass.

In today's episode, Danni hand-picks an opera for live artist Bryony Kimmings to explore: Mozart’s comic opera “The Marriage of Figaro”. Can she be converted? Join Bryony and Danni backstage at Glyndebourne to find out.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads.

Danni de Niese gives artist Bryony Kimmings an Opera Fix of Mozart\u2019s Marriage of Figaro.

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Opera Fix - Danni Talks Figaro With Bryony Kimmings2019040120190331 (R3)

Classical Fix helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. It seems a lot of Classical Fix guests have a real problem getting to grips with opera, so for four weeks, in a special series, internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese will be helping opera novices enter her world by offering them a virtual back-stage pass.

In today's episode, Danni hand-picks an opera for live artist Bryony Kimmings to explore: Mozart’s comic opera “The Marriage of Figaro”. Can she be converted? Join Bryony and Danni backstage at Glyndebourne to find out.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads.

Danni de Niese gives artist Bryony Kimmings an Opera Fix of Mozart\u2019s Marriage of Figaro.

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Opera Fix - Danni talks La boheme with Bec Hill20190318

Classical Fix helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. It seems a lot of Classical Fix guests have a real problem getting to grips with opera, so for four weeks, in a special series, internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese will be helping opera novices enter her world by offering them a virtual back-stage pass.

In today's episode, Danni hand-picks an opera for Australian comedian Bec Hill to explore: Puccini’s tragic love story “La Boheme”. Can she be converted? Join Bec and Danni backstage at English National Opera to find out.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads.

Danni de Niese gives comedian Bec Hill an Opera Fix introducing her to Puccini\u2019s La boheme

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Opera Fix - Danni talks The Barber of Seville with Benjamin Zand20190311

Classical Fix helps music fans curate their own classical playlists. It seems a lot of Classical Fix guests have a real problem getting to grips with opera, so for the next four weeks, in a special series, internationally acclaimed soprano Danielle de Niese will be helping opera novices enter her world by offering them a virtual back-stage pass.

In today's episode, Danni hand-picks an opera for journalist and filmmaker Benjamin Zand to explore: Rossini’s “Barber of Seville”. Can he be converted? Join Ben and Danni backstage at English National Opera to find out.

Why not subscribe to the podcast and get your Classical Fix delivered straight to your phone, tablet, or computer each week.

Just go to: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06d92q9/episodes/downloads.

Danni de Niese gives journalist Ben Zand an Opera Fix introducing him to Rossini's Barber

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Shingai Shoniwa tries Clemmie's classical playlist20181126

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, Noisettes singer and bassist Shingai Shoniwa. What will she make of her new musical discoveries?

Shingai's playlist:
Steve Reich - Duet for two violins and strings
Corelli - Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
Nils Frahm - Ambre
Rachmaninov - Tebe Poem
Cecile Chaminade - 6 Études de concert, Op.35: No.2 Autumn

Extra tracks:
Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Purcell - Dido's Lament (from Dido and Aeneas)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds

What will Shingai Shoniwa make of her new musical discoveries?

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Shingai Shoniwa tries Clemmie's classical playlist2018112620190421 (R3)

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, Noisettes singer and bassist Shingai Shoniwa. What will she make of her new musical discoveries?

Shingai's playlist:
Steve Reich - Duet for two violins and strings
Corelli - Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
Nils Frahm - Ambre
Rachmaninov - Tebe Poem
Cecile Chaminade - 6 Études de concert, Op.35: No.2 Autumn

Extra tracks:
Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Purcell - Dido's Lament (from Dido and Aeneas)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds

What will Shingai Shoniwa make of her new musical discoveries?

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, Noisettes singer and bassist Shingai Shoniwa. What will she make of her new musical discoveries?

Shingai's playlist:
Steve Reich - Duet for two violins and strings
Corelli - Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
Nils Frahm - Ambre
Rachmaninov - Tebe Poem
Cecile Chaminade - 6 Études de concert, Op.35: No.2 Autumn

Extra tracks:
Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Purcell - Dido's Lament (from Dido and Aeneas)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds

What will Shingai Shoniwa make of her new musical discoveries?

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, Noisettes singer and bassist Shingai Shoniwa. What will she make of her new musical discoveries?

Shingai's playlist:
Steve Reich - Duet for two violins and strings
Corelli - Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
Nils Frahm - Ambre
Rachmaninov - Tebe Poem
Cecile Chaminade - 6 Études de concert, Op.35: No.2 Autumn

Extra tracks:
Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Purcell - Dido's Lament (from Dido and Aeneas)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds

What will Shingai Shoniwa make of her new musical discoveries?

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.

Clemency Burton-Hill creates a bespoke classical playlist for her special guest, Noisettes singer and bassist Shingai Shoniwa. What will she make of her new musical discoveries?

Shingai's playlist:
Steve Reich - Duet for two violins and strings
Corelli - Concerto grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
Nils Frahm - Ambre
Rachmaninov - Tebe Poem
Cecile Chaminade - 6 Études de concert, Op.35: No.2 Autumn

Extra tracks:
Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Purcell - Dido's Lament (from Dido and Aeneas)

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemmie curates a custom-made playlist of six tracks for her guest, who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds

What will Shingai Shoniwa make of her new musical discoveries?

If you fancy giving classical music a go, start here.

Yasmin Evans tries Clemmie's classical playlist20181217

Meditation, Monteverdi and how music moves - 1Xtra DJ and all-round music fanatic Yasmin Evans makes some new classical music discoveries.

Yasmin's playlist:
Monteverdi - Pur ti miro (I gaze at you) from The Coronation of Poppea
Weber - Clarinet Concerto no.1 in F minor (3rd movement)
Arvo Part - Spiegel im Spiegel
Janacek - In the Mists (1st movement)
Duke Ellington - Nutcracker overture (based on music by Tchaikovsky)
Ólafur Arnalds - For now I am winter

Classical Fix is Radio 3's new programme and podcast, designed for music fans who are curious about classical music and want to give it a go, but don't know where to start. Each week Clemency Burton-Hill creates a custom-made playlist for her guest who then joins her to discuss their impressions of their brand new classical music discoveries. Available through BBC Sounds.

Meditation, Monteverdi and how music moves

Clemency Burton-Hill helps music fans curate their own classical playlists.