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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Hamish MacCunn

    The Lay of the Last Minstrel – Chorus – O Caledonia! Stern and wild

    Performer: Scottish Opera Chorus Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Martin Brabbins [conductor]

    • Hyperion CDA66815.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams


    Performer: Joseph Nolan [organ of Buckingham Palace Ballroom]

    • Signum Classics SIGCD114.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 5 (BWV.1050) in D major; first movement; Allegro

    Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Elizabeth Wallfisch [director]

    • EMI Classics 7 907472.
  • Gustav Holst

    The Planets - suite (Op.32); Neptune, The Mystic (with Female chorus)

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir Performer: Vladimir Jurowski [conductor]

    • LPO 0047.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata no.3 (Op.2) in C major; third movement; Scherzo (allegro)

    Performer: Lang Lang [piano]

    • Sony 886977 19002.
  • Eric Coates

    The Dam Busters March

    Orchestra: Ron Goodwin and His Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Eric Coates.

    Performer: The Central Band of the Royal Air Force Performer: Wing Commander Duncan Stubbs [musical director]

    • Decca 2747512.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony no. 41 (K.551) in C major "Jupiter", fourth (Final) movement; Molto allegro

    Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Christopher Hogwood [director]

    • Oiseau Lyre 4116582.
  • Chick Corea

    Children's Songs – Nos 6+7

    Performer: Chick Corea [piano]

    • ECM 1267.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Omnes Gentes a 16

    Performer: Mark Chambers [falsetto] Performer: Richard Butler [tenor] Performer: Eamonn Dougan [baritone]

    • Signum SIGCD 287.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trio for keyboard and strings (H.15.25) in G major "Gypsy rondo", third (final) movement;

    Performer: Martha Argerich [piano] Performer: Renaud Capucon [violin] Performer: Gautier Capucon [cello]

    • EMI Classics 5 62970 2.
  • William Walton

    Crown Imperial

    Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andrew Litton [conductor]

    • Argo 436 1202.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata Op 13 - Pathetique

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet [piano]

    • CHAN 107203.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Marche slave (Op.31)

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Mikhail Pletnev [conductor]

    • Virgin Classic VC7914872.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Danse Bacchanale from Samson and Dalila Op 47

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neem Jarvi

    • CHSA 5104.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata in G major hob XVI:6

    Performer: Marc-Andre Hamelin [piano]

    • Hyperion CDEA 67882.
  • Gustav Holst

    Symphony in F major Op 8 "The Cotswolds", final movement

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra Performer: JoAnn Falletta [conductor]

    • Naxos 8.572914.
  • Frederick Delius

    A mass of life: 1. O Du mein Wille

    Performer: The Bach Choir Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

    • Naxos 8.572861-62.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Symphonie No 17 in C minor Op 41, final movement

    Performer: Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin

    • Harmonia Mundi HMX 2901673.
  • Charles Wood

    Hail gladdening light

    Performer: The Cambridge Singers Performer: John Rutter [director]

    • Collegium COLCD 113.
  • Joan Trimble

    The Heather Glen

    Performer: Una Hunt & Roy Holmes [pianos]

    • Cosmic Sounds COSCD 100.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Ancient airs and dances for lute - suite no. 2 for small orchestra [arrangements of variou

    Performer: Philharmonia Hungarica Performer: Antal Dorati [conductor]

    • Mercury 416 496-2.
  • Ernest John Moeran

    Bank Holiday

    Performer: Una Hunt [piano]

    • ASVCD DCA 1138.
  • Hubert Parry

    I was glad

    Performer: Leeds Festival Chorus Performer: English Northern Sinfonia Performer: Paul Daniel [conductor]

    • Naxos 8.570573-74.


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