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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Chopin's Polonaise Brilliant for cello and piano, Gershwin's Fascinating Rhythm and the Classical Chart.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including Chopin's Polonaise brillante for cello and piano performed by Natalie Clein and Charles Owen, the Harmonie Ensemble New York conducted by Steven Richman perform Gershwin's Fascinating Rhythm, and a look at what's new in the Specialist Classical Chart.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.2 – 1st movement

    Performer: Bach Collegium Japan Performer: Masaaki Suzuki (conductor)

    • BIS SACD1721/22.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise Brillante Op.3

    Performer: Natalie Clein (cello) Performer: Charles Owen (piano)

    • WARNER 3669382.
  • Samuel Barber

    Excursions Op.20 No.3

    Performer: Joanna MacGregor (piano)

    • WARNER 2564672037.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphony Fantastique Op.14 – 2nd movement Un Bal

    Performer: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Performer: David Zinman (conductor)

    • TELARC CD80271.
  • Gustav Holst

    I sowed the seeds of love

    Performer: The Holst Singers Performer: Stephen Layton (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA66705.
  • George Gershwin

    Fascinating Rhythm

    Performer: Harmonie Ensemble New York Performer: Steven Richman (conductor)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU907492.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.

    Performer: Daniel Hope (violin) Performer: Sebastian Knauer (piano/luthéal)

    • WARNER 2564613292.
  • Johann Strauss II - Cuckoo Polka

    Performer: Johann Strauss Orchestra of Vienna Performer: Willi Boskovsky (conductor)

  • Franz Schubert

    Piano Quintet in A major 'Trout' D667 – Finale

    Performer: Paul Lewis (piano) Performer: Leopold String Trio with Graham Mitchell (double bass)

    • HYPERION CDA67527.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Polka from Suite Mignonne Op.89a

    Performer: Outi Viitaniemi & Ilmo Joensivu (flutes) Performer: Lahti Symphony Orchestra Performer: Osmo Vanska (conductor)

    • BIS CD1921/23.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata No.12 in A flat Op.26 'Funeral March' – Finale

    Performer: Jonathan Biss (piano)

    • ONYX 4082.
  • Juan de Araujo

    Los coflades de la estleya

    Performer: Ex Cathedra Performer: Jeffrey Skidmore (director)

    • HYPERION CDA67380.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Violin Concerto in D Op.35 – Finale

    Performer: James Ehnes (violin) Performer: Sydney Symphony Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor)

    • ONYX 4076.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    'Der Vogelfanger bin ich ja' (from Die Zauberflote)

    Performer: Gerald Finley (Papageno) Performer: The English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 4499382.
  • Specialist Classical Chart

    • Johann Sebastian Bach

      Cantata BWV82 – Aria 'Ich freue mich auf meinen Tod'

      Performer: Andreas Scholl (countertenor) Performer: Basel Chamber Orchestra

      • DECCA 4782733.
    • Anthony Hopkins

      Orpheus

      Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Michael Seal (conductor)

      • CLASSIC FM CFMD22.
    • César Franck

      Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major – 4th movement

      Performer: Joshua Bell (violin) Performer: Jeremy Denk (piano)

      • SONY 88697891822.
    • Sergey Rachmaninov

      Vocalise

      Performer: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vassily Petrenko (conductor)

      • EMI 6790192.
    • Alexander Grigorevich Arutiunian

      Trumpet Concerto in A flat – 3rd movement

      Performer: Alison Balsom (trumpet) Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Lawrence Renes (conductor)

      • EMI 6785902.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sibilar gl'angui d'Aletto (from Rinaldo)

    Performer: Ildebrando D’Arcangelo (bass-baritone) Performer: Modo Antiquo Performer: Federico Maria Sardelli (conductor)

    • DG 4778361.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in E flat Op.9 No.2

    Performer: Artur Rubinstein (piano)

    • RCA GD87725.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto No.10 in C minor

    Performer: Collegium Musicum 90 Performer: Simon Standage (director)

    • CHACONNE CHAN0769.
  • Edward MacDowell

    Romanze

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

    • HYPERION CDA67831.

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