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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Schubert's song An die Musik sung and played by tenor Ian Bostridge and pianist Julius Drake, pianist Maurizio Pollini performs Chopin's 'Military' Polonaise in A major, and a look at this week's Specialist Classical Chart.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Fidelio Op.72 – Overture

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

    • ARTE NOVA CLASSICS 82876 57831 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata no.1 in A major HWV.396 from Seven Trio Sonatas, Op.5

    Performer: London Handel Players

    • SOMM CELESTE SOMMCD 044.
  • Franz Schubert

    An die Musik D.547 (text: Schober)

    Performer: Ian Bostridge (tenor) Performer: Julius Drake (piano)

    • EMI CLASSICS 5 56347 2.
  • Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov

    Procession of the Sirdar from Caucasian Sketches – suite, Op.10

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Groves (conductor)

    • DENON CO-73674.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Piano pieces Op.76: II. Capriccio. Allegretto non troppo

    Performer: Cédric Tiberghien (piano)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 902015.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale: Jesus bleibet meine Freude (Jesus Joy of Man's Desiring) from Cantata no.147 (Her

    Performer: Choir of King’s College Cambridge Performer: Academy of Saint Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Sir David Willcocks (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 7 63236 2.
  • Grigoras Dinicu

    Hora Staccato

    Arranger: Heifetz Performer: James Ehnes (violin) Performer: Eduard Laurel (piano)

    • ONYX 4038.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pièce en forme de Habanera

    Performer: James Ehnes (violin) Performer: Eduard Laurel (piano)

    • ONYX 4038.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Adagio from Concierto de Ajanjuez

    Performer: Xuefei Yang (guitar) Performer: Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona I Nacional de Catalunya Performer: Eiji Oue (conductor)

    • EMI CLASSICS 6 98361 2.
  • Gunther Schuller

    Little Blue Devil (from Seven studies on themes of Paul Klee)

    Performer: Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg Performer: Ingo Metzmacher (conductor)

    • SONY MUSIC SXP130081.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise in A major Op.40 no.1 'Military'

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini (piano)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 413 795-2.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Fiddle Faddle

    Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

    • RCA VICTOR RED SEAL 09026-68048-2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin concerto in C major RV.180 'Il piacere'

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

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMX 2907230.
  • Michael Haydn

    Veni Sance Spiritus

    Performer: St Jacob’s Chamber Choir Performer: Ulf Söderberg (organ) Performer: Gary Graden (conductor)

    • BIS-CD-859.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Polonaise from Boris Godunov Act III

    Performer: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Performer: Erich Kunzel (conductor)

    • VOX PRIMA MWCD 7127.
  • Specialist Classical Chart

    • Franz Schubert

      Impromptu no.2 in E flat major, D.899 (Allegro)

      Performer: Paul Lewis (piano)

      • HARMONIA MUNDI HMC 902115.16.
    • Benjamin Britten

      Corpus Christi Carol (arranged by the composer for voice and piano from A Boy was born, Op

      Performer: Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Malcolm Martineau (piano)

      • CHANDOS CHAN 10691.
    • Charles‐Marie Widor

      1. Allegro con moto patetico from Piano concerto no.2 in C minor Op.77

      Performer: Markus Becker (piano) Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Performer: Thierry Fischer (conductor)

      • HYPERION CDA67817.
    • Edvard Grieg

      Piano concerto in A minor Op.16: 2. Adagio

      Performer: Stephen Hough (piano) Performer: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton (conductor)

      • HYPERION CDA67824.
    • Ludwig van Beethoven

      Symphony no.8 in F major Op.93: 2. Allegretto scherzando

      Performer: Gewandhausorchester Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

      • DECCA 478 2721.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Duet: Là ci darem la mano from Don Giovanni

    Performer: Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone: Don Giovanni) Performer: Miah Persson (soprano: Zerlina) Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 477 5886.
  • Leos Janáček

    1. Allegretto from Sinfonietta (Sokol fanfare)

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    • EMI CDC 7 47504 2.
  • Johann Christian Bach

    Overture to Adriano in Siria

    Performer: The Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Simon Standage (conductor)

    • CHACONNE CHAN 0713 X.
  • Aaron Copland

    John Henry

    Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin (conductor)

    • EMI ANGEL CDM 7 64306 2.
  • Franz Liszt

    Nuages Gris S.199

    Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 477 9439.

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