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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 11 November 2011

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Camille Saint-Saëns' Allegro Appassionato played by cellist Alban Gerhardt and pianist Cecile Licad, Andrew Lawrence King performs a Harp Concerto by Handel with the Taverner Players directed by Andrew Parrott, and the Choir of Magdalene College, Oxford conducted by John Harper and accompanied by organist Paul Brough perform John Ireland's Greater Love.

Music Played

24 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Christian Sinding

    Christian Sinding Rustle of Spring

    Performer: Joseph Cooper (piano)

    Decca 433 222-2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ave Verum Corpus

    Performer: The Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge Performer: George Guest (conductor)

    Decca 443 762-2

  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Symphony No 3 in D major "Polish": mvt ii – Alla tedesca

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    Decca 467 264-2

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Harp Concerto op 4'6

    Performer: Andrew Lawrence King (harp) Performer: Taverner Players Performer: Andrew Parrott (conductor)

    EMI CDM 7 69853 3

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns

    Camille Saint-Saëns Allegro Appassionato

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt (cello) Performer: Cecile Licad (piano)

    Hyperion CDA67831

  • Image for English trad

    English trad The Foggy foggy dew

    Arranger: Anne DØrumsgaard Performer: Richard Lewis (tenor) Performer: Robert Masters Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    EMI 5 85912 2 4

  • Image for Nicola Matteis

    Nicola Matteis Aria ad imitatione della Trombetta

    Performer: Palladian Ensemble

    Linn CKD 126

  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel Piano Concerto in G major: Adagio assai

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud (piano) Performer: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Performer: David Zinman (conductor)

    Erato 0630-19571-2

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Auf dem Wasser zu singen D.774

    Performer: Dietrich Fishcer-Dieskau (baritone) Performer: Gerald Moore (piano)

    EMI CDM 7 69503 2

  • Image for Charles Williams

    Charles Williams The Devil's Galop

    Performer: New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

    Hyperion CDA66868

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Fantasia in C minor BWV 562

    Performer: Peter Hurford (organ of the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows, Toronto)

    Decca 443 485-2

  • Image for Luigi Boccherini

    Luigi Boccherini Quintet no. 11 in E major G.275: minuet and trio

    Performer: Philharmonia Ensemble Berlin

    Denon CO-199

  • Image for Sir William Walton

    Sir William Walton Battle in the air (from the film "The Battle of Britain)

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

    Chandos CHAN 8870

  • Image for Domenico Scarlatti

    Domenico Scarlatti Sonata K380 in E major

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    Virgin 5099964201603

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi La Traviata: Sempre libera

    Performer: Cheryl Studer (soprano) – Violetta Performer: Lucian Pavarotti (tenor) – Alfredo Performer: The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    DG 439 153-2

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Violin concerto: mvt iii

    Performer: Gil Shaham (violin) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    DG 469 529-2

  • Image for George Gershwin

    George Gershwin By Strauss

    Arranger: Marshall Performer: Wayne Marshall (piano)

    EMI 6 06688 2

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten War Requiem: Agnus Dei

    Performer: Peter Pears (tenor) Performer: The Bach Choir and LSO Chorus Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Benjamin Britten (conductor)

    Decca 414 383-2

  • Image for Edward German

    Edward German Gipsy Suite: Tarantella

    Performer: Czech-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Adrian Leaper (conductor)

    Naxos 8.223419

  • Image for Lionel Bart

    Lionel Bart Food, glorious food

    Performer: Original cast recording

    Deram 820 590-2

  • Image for F.W. Meacham

    F.W. Meacham American Patrol

    Arranger: Gray Performer: Glen Miller Band

    BMG ND 90090

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Italian Concerto in F major BWV 971: mvt I allegro

    Performer: Arturo Benetti Michelangeli (piano)

    Membran 223042

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Johann Strauss II - Frülingsstimmen

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    DG 439 439-2, Tr. 2

  • Image for John Ireland

    John Ireland Greater Love

    Performer: The Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford Performer: Paul Brough (organ) Performer: John Harper (conductor)

    Alpha CDCA 914


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