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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Legends Opus 59 – No 3 in G minor

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • EMI CDEMX2232.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Trio for piano and strings (Op.1`2) in G major, second movement; Largo con espressine

    Performer: Florestan Trio

    • HYPERION CDA67393.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rinaldo - Lascia ch'io pianga

    Performer: Danielle de Niese (soprano) Performer: Les Arts Florissants Performer: William Christie (director)

    • Decca 4758746.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Valse-Fantasie

    Performer: Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France Performer: Paavo Jarvi (conductor)

    • Virgin Classics 0293192.
  • Franz Schubert

    3 Marches militaires for piano duet (D.733), no.1 in D major

    Performer: Maria Joao Pires (piano) Performer: Huseyin Sermet (piano)

    • Erato ECD75469.
  • Johannes Brahms

    German Requiem Opus 45 – Wie lieblich sind Deine Wohnungen

    Performer: San Francisco Symphony Chorus and Orchestra Performer: Herbert Blomstedt (conductor)

    • Decca 4437712.
  • Ferdinand Hérold

    La Fille mal gardee - suite arranged Lanchbery, Clog Dance

    Performer: Grimethorpe Colliery Band Performer: Major Peter Parkes (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 4542.
  • Max Bruch

    Adagio Appassionato Opus 57

    Performer: Chloe Hanslip (violin) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Paul Mann (conductor)

    • Warner 8573886552.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite No IV in F major BWV 809 - Prelude

    Performer: Murray Perahia (piano)

    • Sony Classical SK60277.
  • Benjamin Britten

    4 Sea Interludes [from 'Peter Grimes'] (Op.33a) no.1 Dawn

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Steuart Bedford (conductor)

    • Collins Classics – 10192.
  • Louis Moreau Gottschalk

    Festa Criolla from Symphonie Romantique 'La Nuit des Tropiques'

    Performer: Hot Springs Festival Orchestra Performer: Richard Rosenberg (conductor)

    • Naxos 8559320.
  • M. Camargo Guarnieri

    Danca Negra

    Performer: Nelson Freire (piano)

    • Decca 478 3533.
  • Jonathan Harvey

    Virgo Virginum – This morning in the sweet month of May

    Performer: The Joyful Company of Singers Performer: Peter Broadbent (conductor)

    • ASV CDDCA917.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg - opera in 3 acts, Prelude

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Enrique Batiz

    • RPO CDRPO 5006.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Le nozze de Figaro – Act 1 Duet 'Cinque...dieci...venti...trenta...'

    Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo) Performer: Bryn Terfel (baritone) Performer: Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Myung-Whun Chung (conductor)

    • Decca 4589282.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka n.33 in B major op. 56 no.1

    Performer: Daniil Trifonov (piano)

    • Decca 4764347.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    A Grand Grand Festival Overture Opus 57

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Rumon Gamba (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN10293.
  • Claude Debussy

    En Bateau (from Petite Suite)

    Performer: James Galway (flute) Performer: Christopher O’Riley (piano)

    • RCA 09026683512.
  • Richard Strauss

    Presentation of the Rose – Act 2 Der Rosenkavalier

    Performer: Brigitte Fassbaender (mezzo) – Octavian Performer: Lucia Popp (soprano) – Sophie Performer: Bavarian State Orchestra Performer: Carlos Kleiber (conductor)

    • Orfeo C581083D.
  • Alexander Reinagle

    Steer her up and had her gawn

    Performer: Concerto Caledonia

    • Linn CKD140.
  • George Gershwin

    Variations on 'I Got Rhythm'

    Performer: Jen Yves Thibaudet (piano) Performer: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Performer: Marin Alsop (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2189.

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