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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Saint-Saens's Allegro Appassionato, a harp concerto by Handel, and Ireland's Greater Love.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Camille Saint-Saëns' Allegro Appassionato played by cellist Alban Gerhardt and pianist Cecile Licad, Andrew Lawrence King performs a Harp Concerto by Handel with the Taverner Players directed by Andrew Parrott, and the Choir of Magdalene College, Oxford conducted by John Harper and accompanied by organist Paul Brough perform John Ireland's Greater Love.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Christian Sinding

    Rustle of Spring

    Performer: Joseph Cooper (piano)

    • Decca 433 222-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave Verum Corpus

    Performer: The Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge Performer: George Guest (conductor)

    • Decca 443 762-2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No 3 in D major "Polish": mvt ii – Alla tedesca

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

    • Decca 467 264-2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Harp Concerto op 4'6

    Performer: Andrew Lawrence King (harp) Performer: Taverner Players Performer: Andrew Parrott (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 7 69853 3.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Allegro Appassionato

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt (cello) Performer: Cecile Licad (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67831.
  • English trad

    The Foggy foggy dew

    Arranger: Anne DØrumsgaard Performer: Richard Lewis (tenor) Performer: Robert Masters Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • EMI 5 85912 2 4.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Aria ad imitatione della Trombetta

    Performer: Palladian Ensemble

    • Linn CKD 126.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto in G major: Adagio assai

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud (piano) Performer: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Performer: David Zinman (conductor)

    • Erato 0630-19571-2.
  • Franz Schubert

    Auf dem Wasser zu singen D.774

    Performer: Dietrich Fishcer-Dieskau (baritone) Performer: Gerald Moore (piano)

    • EMI CDM 7 69503 2.
  • Charles Williams

    The Devil's Galop

    Performer: New London Orchestra Performer: Ronald Corp (conductor)

    • Hyperion CDA66868.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fantasia in C minor BWV 562

    Performer: Peter Hurford (organ of the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows, Toronto)

    • Decca 443 485-2.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Quintet no. 11 in E major G.275: minuet and trio

    Performer: Philharmonia Ensemble Berlin

    • Denon CO-199.
  • William Walton

    Battle in the air (from the film "The Battle of Britain)

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

    • Chandos CHAN 8870.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata K380 in E major

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (piano)

    • Virgin 5099964201603.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Traviata: Sempre libera

    Performer: Cheryl Studer (soprano) – Violetta Performer: Lucian Pavarotti (tenor) – Alfredo Performer: The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    • DG 439 153-2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin concerto: mvt iii

    Performer: Gil Shaham (violin) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 469 529-2.
  • George Gershwin

    By Strauss

    Arranger: Marshall Performer: Wayne Marshall (piano)

    • EMI 6 06688 2.
  • Benjamin Britten

    War Requiem: Agnus Dei

    Performer: Peter Pears (tenor) Performer: The Bach Choir and LSO Chorus Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Benjamin Britten (conductor)

    • Decca 414 383-2.
  • Edward German

    Gipsy Suite: Tarantella

    Performer: Czech-Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Adrian Leaper (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.223419.
  • Lionel Bart

    Food, glorious food

    Performer: Original cast recording

    • Deram 820 590-2.
  • F.W. Meacham

    American Patrol

    Arranger: Gray Performer: Glen Miller Band

    • BMG ND 90090.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Italian Concerto in F major BWV 971: mvt I allegro

    Performer: Arturo Benetti Michelangeli (piano)

    • Membran 223042.
  • Johann Strauss II - Frülingsstimmen

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Lorin Maazel (conductor)

  • John Ireland

    Greater Love

    Performer: The Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford Performer: Paul Brough (organ) Performer: John Harper (conductor)

    • Alpha CDCA 914.

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