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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Parry's Jerusalem, Enescu's Romanian Rhapsody No 1, and Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in G.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Parry's Jerusalem sung by the Choir of King's College, Cambridge conducted by Stephen Cleobury, Enescu's Romanian Rhapsody No.1 is performed by the RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra conducted by Leopold Stokowski, and the European Brandenburg Ensemble perform Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in G major.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Francis Poulenc

    Capriccio (d'apres le Bal Masque)

    Performer: Katia & Marielle Labeque (pianos)

    • Philips 426 284 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in C, Op 20 No 2 (Finale: Fuga a 4 soggetti)

    Performer: The London Haydn Quartet

    • Hyperion CDA67877.
  • Johann Strauss II - Vergnugungszug [Excursion train], Op 281

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Conductor Ivan Fischer

  • Johannes Brahms

    Sonata in F minor, Op 120 No 1 (3rd movement: Allegretto grazioso)

    Performer: Maxim Rysanov (viola) Performer: Katya Apekisheva (piano)

    • Onyx 4033.
  • Hubert Parry


    Orchestrator: Elgar Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Oliver Brett (organ) Performer: Conductor Stephen Cleobury

    • EMI 2 28944 0.
  • Franz Liszt

    Aux cypress de la Villa d'Este (Annees de Pelerinage – 3me Annee – Suisse)

    Performer: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano)

    • DG 477 9439.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture: Le nozze di Figaro, K492

    Performer: Dresden Staatskapelle Performer: Conductor Colin Davis

    • RCA 74321 56698 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Va tacito (Giulio Cesare, Act I)

    Performer: Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Performer: Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 901685.
  • Gustav Holst

    Mercury – The Winged Messenger (The Planets)

    Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Conductor Mark Elder

    • Hyperion CDA67270.
  • Thomas Tallis

    Salvator mundi

    Performer: Oxford Camerata Performer: Director Jeremy Summerly

    • Naxos 8.556842.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Concertino in E minor, Op 45 (Finale: Polacca)

    Performer: Hermann Baumann (horn) Performer: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Performer: Conductor Kurt Masur

    • Philips 412 237 2.
  • Percy Grainger

    The Lost Lady Found (Lincolnshire Posy)

    Performer: RNCM Wind Orchestra Performer: Conductor Timothy Reynish

    • CHAN 9549.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Andantino (Cantata No 2, BWV3, trans. Saint-Saens)

    Performer: Nadejda Vlaeva (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67873.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony for strings in C (3rd movement: Scherzo)

    Performer: Concerto Koln

    • WCJ 2564 69857-3.
  • George Enescu

    Romanian Rhapsody No 1 in A, Op 11

    Performer: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra Performer: Conductor Leopold Stokowski

    • RCA 09026 61503 2.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Largo al factotum (Il barbiere di Siviglia)

    Performer: Dmitri Hvorostovsky (baritone) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Conductor Ion Marin

    • Philips 454 395 2.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov


    Performer: Alessio Bax (piano)

    • Signum SIGCD264.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in G, BWV1048

    Performer: European Brandenburg Ensemble Performer: Director Trevor Pinnock

    • AVIE AV2119.
  • Francis Poulenc


    Performer: Regine Crespin (soprano) Performer: John Wustman (piano)

    • Decca 460 973-2.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Dance of the Furies (Orfeo & Euridice)

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 437 782 2.
  • François Couperin

    Les Baricades Misterieuses; Les Bergieres (Sixieme Ordre)

    Performer: Blandine Verlet (harpsichord)

    • Astree E7754.
  • Claude Debussy

    Premiere rhapsodie

    Performer: Gervase de Peyer (clarinet) Performer: New Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Conductor Pierre Boulez

    • CBS M2YK45620.


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