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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 21 March 2013

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season. Featuring Breakfast Forty-Eight - a daily morning dose of the 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier. As part of Breakfast's Musical Map of Britain, running throughout 2013, Breakfast will be asking listeners to highlight Baroque connections to their area of the UK.
BBC Radio 3's Baroque Spring is a month long season of music, drama and comedy dedicated to shedding new light on the Baroque era.

Music Played

26 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Intermezzo Op.117 No.1 in E flat major 'Schlummerlied'

    Performer: Radu Lupu (piano)

    DECCA 4175992

  • Image for Gustav Holst

    Gustav Holst Walt Whitman Overture

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra Performer: JoAnn Falletta (conductor)

    NAXOS 8572914

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Suite No.1 in G major BWV1007 – Prelude

    Performer: Richard Tunnicliffe (cello)

    LINN CKD396

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann Symphony No.1 in B flat Op.38 'Spring' – third movement Scherzo

    Performer: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich Performer: David Zinman (conductor)

    ARTE NOVE 82876877432

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell What shall I do to show how much I love her (Air VI), Pepusch

    Performer: Patrizia Kwella (soprano) Performer: Paul Elliott (tenor) Performer: Jeremy Barlow (harpsichord)


  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Ralph Vaughan Williams O Clap Your Hands

    Performer: Choir of Canterbury Cathedral Performer: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Performer: David Flood (organ of Canterbury Cathedral)

    DECCA 4300932

  • Image for Manuel de Falla

    Manuel de Falla Danse espagnole from La vida breve (arranged Kreisler)

    Performer: Laurent Korcia (violin) Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

    NAIVE V4978

  • Image for Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Jean-Baptiste Lully Chaconne des Maures (from Ballet d'Alcidiane)

    Performer: La Risonanza Performer: Fabio Bonizzoni (harpsichord/director)

    GLOSSA GCD921509

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor Op.18 – third movement

    Performer: Simon Trpceski (piano) Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vassily Petrenko (conductor)

    AVIE AV2192

  • Image for Gustav Mahler

    Gustav Mahler Ablosung im Sommer (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)

    Performer: Christian Gerhaher (baritone) Performer: Gerold Huber (piano)

    RCA 88697567732

  • Image for John Adams

    John Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Performer: San Francisco Symphony Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

    SFS 82193600532

  • Image for Johann Baptist Vanhal

    Johann Baptist Vanhal Symphony in C major "Sinfonia comista" (Bryan C11) – first movement

    Performer: Concerto Köln

    TELDEC 0630131412

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Auf Flügeln des Gesanges (On Wings of Song) Op.34 No.2

    Performer: Barbara Bonney (soprano) Performer: Geoffrey Parsons (piano)

    TELDEC 2292449462

  • Image for Bedrich Smetana

    Bedrich Smetana The Bartered Bride – Overture

    Performer: Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Christoph von Dohnanyi (conductor)

    DECCA 4448672

  • Image for Johann Valentin Görner

    Johann Valentin Görner An den Schlaf

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Performer: Markus Markl (harpsichord) Performer: Karl Ernst Schröder (lute)

    HMG 501505

  • Image for Jean-Joseph de Mondonville

    Jean-Joseph de Mondonville Sonate en symphonie No.3 – third movement Gigha

    Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Marc Minkowski (conductor)

    DG 4576002

  • Image for Erik Satie

    Erik Satie Gymnopédie No.1 in D major

    Performer: Anne Queffelec (piano)


  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Annen-Polka Op.117

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    DG 4232212

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Del più sublime soglio (La Clemenza da Tito)

    Performer: Andrew Kennedy (tenor, Tito) Performer: Southbank Sinfonia Performer: Simon Over (conductor)


  • Image for Sir William Walton

    Sir William Walton Prelude 'The Globe' from Henry V Suite

    Performer: London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra Performer: Carl Davis (conductor)

    EMI CD7479442

  • Image for Fritz Kreisler

    Fritz Kreisler Toy Soldier's March

    Performer: Tine Ting Helseth (trumpet) Performer: Kathryn Stott (piano)

    EMI 4164712

  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel Rigaudon from Le Tombeau de Couperin

    Performer: City of London Sinfonia Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    VIRGIN VC7907652

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and Fugue in G sharp minor Book 1 No.18 BWV863

    Performer: Till Fellner (piano)

    ECM 4760482

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.5 in C minor Op.67 – first movement

    Performer: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen Performer: Paavo Järvi (conductor)

    RCA 88697338352

  • Image for Francisco Guerrero

    Francisco Guerrero Sanctus (Missa Congratulamini mihi)

    Performer: The Cardinall’s Musick Performer: Andrew Carwood (director)


  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Piano Trio D898 – third movement Scherzo

    Performer: Vienna Piano Trio

    MDG 34211672


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