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Monday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Offenbach's Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld played by the Suisse Romande Orchestra, pianist Alain Planès performs Debussy's Clair de lune and the Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra perform a Norwegian Dance by Halvorsen.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonatine in C major WoO.44 no.1

    Performer: Duilio Galfetti (mandolin) Performer: Diego Fasolis (fortepiano)

    • ARTS MUSIC 47610-2.
  • William Walton

    Johannesburg Festival Overture

    Performer: Lonon Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Bryden Thomson (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 8968.
  • Claude Debussy

    Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque

    Performer: Alain Planès (piano – 1902 Blüthner)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 901893.
  • Aaron Copland

    Appalachian Spring – ballet suite, parts 7 & 8: Part 7 – variations on a Shaker melody 'Si

    Performer: Seattle Symphony Performer: Gerard Schwarz (conductor)

    • DELOS DE 1606.
  • Domenico Zipoli

    Kyrie from Missa San Ignacio

    Performer: Ex Cathedra Performer: Jeffrey Skidmore (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67380.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Dance of the Tumblers from the Snow Maiden, Act III

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

    • EMI CDC 7 49043 2.
  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto Grosso (after Corelli) no.11 in E major

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Andrew Manze (director)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 907261.62.
  • Johan Halvorsen - Norwegian Dance no.2

    Performer: Henning Kraggerud (violin) Performer: Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra Performer: Bjarte Engeset (conductor)

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Adagio (part 3) from Serenade in B flat major for 13 wind instruments K.361 "Gran partita"

    Performer: Ensemble Intercontemporain Performer: Pierre Boulez (conductor)

    • DECCA 478 0316.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Scottish songs for George Thomson I: Up in the morning early; The flowers of Edinburgh

    Performer: Lorna Anderson (soprano) Performer: Jamie MacDougall (tenor) Performer: Haydn Trio Eisenstadt

  • Julius Fucik

    The Entry of the Gladiators – march, Op.68

    Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Libor Pešek (conductor)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 7 59285 2.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Vocalise Op.34 no.14 (arranged for violin & piano)

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti (violin) Performer: Alexei Grynyuk (piano)

  • Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II - Some Enchanted Evening from South Pacific

    Performer: Willard White (bass) Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra Performer: Carl Davis (conductor)

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for oboe and violin in C minor, BWV.1060

    Performer: Alexander Sitkovetsky (oboe) Performer: Julia Fischer (violin) Performer: Academy of Saint Martin-in-the-Fields

    • DECCA 478 0650.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Sanctus from Requiem

    Performer: Swedish Radio Chorus Performer: Eric Ericson Chamber Choir Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • EMI CLASSICS 5 57168 2.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding Day at Troldhaugen from Lyric pieces book 8

    Performer: Juhani Lagerspetz (piano)

    • FINLANDIA 0630-14907-2.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    The Padstow Lifeboat Op.94

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery UK Coal Band Performer: Sir Malcolm Arnold (conductor)

    • RCA 74321 88392 2.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Overture – Orpheus in the Underworld

    Performer: L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Performer: Ernest Ansermet (conductor)

    • DECCA 452 942-2.
  • George Gershwin

    Summertime from Porgy & Bess

    Performer: Renée Fleming (soprano: Clara) Performer: New York Voices Performer: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    • DECCA 460 567-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Finale: Molto allegro from Symphony no.41 in C major, K.551 "Jupiter"

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Jaap Schröder (concert master) Performer: Christopher Hogwood (continuo/director)

    • L’OISEAU LYRE 411 658-2.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Isis: Scène du froid – L'hiver qui nous tourmente

    Performer: Sophie Daneman (soprano: Io) Performer: Paul Agnew (tenor: La Furie) Performer: Les Arts Florissants Performer: William Christie (conductor)

    • ERATO 0927-44655-2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance no.1 (from 10 Hungarian dances aranged for solo piano, WoO.1)

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien (piano)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 902015.


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