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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including a sonata for violin by Rebel, a madrigal by Byrd, and a song by Schubert.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Violin Sonata No.9 by Rebel performed by Andrew Manze with Richard Egarr and Japp ter Linden on the harpsichord and viola da gamba, the Tallis Scholars conducted by Peter Philips sing a Madrigal by Byrd, and soprano Elizabeth Watts sings Schubert's Sei mir gegrüßt (D.741)accompanied by Roger Vignoles on the piano.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Frank Bridge

    Berceuse for orchestra

    Performer: Britten Sinfonia Performer: Nicholas Cleobury (conductor)

    • CONIFER 75605 51327 2.
  • Jean‐Féry Rebel

    Violin sonata no.9 in F major

    Performer: Andrew Manze (violin) Performer: Richard Egarr (harpsichord) Performer: Jaap ter Linden (viola da gamba)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 907221.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka in B flat major Op.7 no.1

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)

    • DECCA 417 584-2.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Der Freischütz – overture

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Gustav Kuhn (conductor)

    • CAPRICCIO SACD 71 045.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Largo from Concerto no.4 in F minor RV.297, 'Winter' (The Four Seasons)

    Performer: Albrecht Meyer (oboe / director) Performer: New Seasons Ensemble

    • DECCA 478 0313.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Sea Songs (march)

    Performer: The Central Band of the Royal Air Force Performer: Wing Commander Eric Banks (conductor)

    • EMI CDC 7 49608 2.
  • Alexander Borodin

    3. Notturno: andante from String quartet no.2 in D major

    Performer: Takács Quartet

    • DECCA 452 239-2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    2. Scherzo – vivace from Serenade no.2 in A major

    Performer: Capella Augustina Performer: Andreas Spering (conductor)

    • CPO 777 300-2.
  • William Byrd

    Though Amaryllis dance – madrigal

    Performer: The Tallis Scholars Performer: Peter Phillips (director)

    • GIMELL GIMSE 403.
  • Ermanno Wolf‐Ferrari

    Serenata from The Jewels of the Madonna suite

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 10511.
  • Julius Fucik

    The Old Grumbler – Polka

    Arranger: Laurence Perkins Performer: Laurence Perkins (bassoon) Performer: The New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67453.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Contrapunctus 13 from The Art of Fugue

    Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 477 7345.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon from Rusalka, Act I (O Silver moon, pale moon)

    Performer: Anna Netrebko (soprano) Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 474 240-2.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    Land of the Mountain and the Flood

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA66815.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Polonaise from Eugene Onegin

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    • BIS-SACD-1468.
  • Franz Schubert

    Sei mir gegrüßt, D.741

    Performer: Elizabeth Watts (soprano) Performer: Roger Vignoles (piano)

    • RCA RED SEAL 88697329322.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenata Notturna in D major K.239

    Performer: Kremerata Baltica Performer: Gidon Kremer (violin/director) Performer: Eva Bindere (violin) Performer: Ula Ulijona (viola) Performer: Danielis Rubinas (bass) Performer: Andrey Pushkarev (percussion)

    • NONESUCH 7559-79633-2.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Vals des Rayons from Le Papillon – ballet

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Richard Bonynge (conductor)

    • DECCA 452 942-2.
  • Benjamin Britten

    He Journeys to Palestine from St. Nicholas Op.42 – storm section only

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge (men) Performer: Cambridge Girls’ Choir (the storm) Performer: Andrew Davis & Ian Hare (piano) Performer: Academy of Saint Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Sir David Willcocks (conductor)

    • EMI CLASSICS 5 65112 2.
  • York Bowen

    Romance in D flat major for viola & piano

    Performer: Lawrence Power (viola) Performer: Simon Crawford-Phillips (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA67651/2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Grand March (Egyptian March) & Ballet from Aida, Act II

    Performer: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    • SONY CLASSICAL S3K 45 973.

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