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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Vaughan Williams's The Turtle Dove, music from Shostakovich's The Limpid Stream, and a polka by Smetana.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Vaughan Williams' The Turtle Dove sung by The Finzi Singers conducted by Paul Spicer, music from Shostakovich's ballet suite The Limpid Stream is performed by the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, and pianist Andras Schiff plays a Polka by Smetana.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Saul: Sinfonia Act 2 "Wedding Symphony"

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (organ/dir.)

    • Archiv 4192192.
  • Leos Janáček

    The owl has not flown away! (On an Overgrown Path)

    Performer: Ivana Gavric (piano)

    • Champs Hill CHRCD026.
  • Joseph Haydn

    "London" Trio for 2 flutes and cello No.3

    Performer: Stephen Preston & Nicholas McGegan (flutes) Performer: Anthony Pleeth (cello)

    • Decca 4800388.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian dance No.1 in G minor

    Performer: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Robin Ticciati (conductor)

    • Tudor 7183.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Mi chiamano Mimi (La Boheme)

    Performer: Mirella Freni (soprano) Performer: Rome Opera Orchestra Performer: Thomas Schippers (conductor)

    • EMI 9071392.
  • Jean-Marie Leclair - Tambourine

    Performer: Michala Petri [recorders] Performer: Hanne Petri [harpsichord] Performer: David Petri [cello]

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony No.1 in C "Classical": Finale

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor)

    • Sony SK48239.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Turtle Dove

    Performer: The Finzi Singers Performer: Paul Spicer (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN9425.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    La Gitana

    Performer: Oscar Shumsky (violin) Performer: Milton Kaye (piano)

    • Nimbus NI252932.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No.3 in D BWV1068: Gavotte 1&2

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • Decca 4580692.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Italian Girl in Algiers: overture

    Performer: London Classical Players Performer: Roger Norrington (conductor)

    • EMI 7540912.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Waltz & Galop from The Limpid Stream (Ballet Suite No.3)

    Performer: Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    • Chandos CHANX100882.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Andante favori

    Performer: Alfred Brendel (piano)

    • Philips 4782607.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Ah! mes amis, quel jour de fete! (La Fille du regiment)

    Performer: Juan Diego Florez (tenor) Performer: Verdi Orchestra Milan Performer: Riccardo Frizza (conductor)

    • Decca 4734402.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Bagatelle

    Performer: Tackas Quartet

    • Decca 430 077-2.
  • William Mathias

    Let the people praise thee, O God

    Performer: Wells Cathedral Choir Performer: Matthew Owens [organ]

    • Hyperion CDA 67740.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Canon & Gigue

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

    • Archiv 4155182.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in C sharp minor Op.3 No.2

    Performer: Peter Katin (piano)

    • Somm SOMMCD0110.
  • Josef Strauss

    Delirium Waltz

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

    • Decca 4780155.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Polka in E

    Performer: Andras Schiff (piano)

    • Warner 2564672756.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Villanelle (Les Nuits d'ete)

    Performer: Jessye Norman (soprano) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Colin Davis (conductor)

    • Philips 4124932.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Royal Hunt and Storm (The Trojans)

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    • Philips 4563872.
  • Trad.

    The Three Ravens

    Arranger: Chapman Performer: The Cambridge Singers Performer: John Rutter (director)

    • Collegium CSCD 505.
  • Aaron Copland

    Happy Ending from The Red Pony

    Performer: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: JoAnn Falletta [conductor]

    • Naxos 8.559240.

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