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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the next instalment of Peter Donohoe's 50 Great Pianists at 8:30 as part of Piano Season on the BBC.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Aram Khachaturian

    Mazurka (Allegro) from Masquerade

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Stanley Black

    • Decca 478 1847.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Fantasia para un gentilhombre for guitar and orchestra: final movement, Canario

    Performer: Charles Ramirez [guitar] Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Douglas Boyd [conductor]

    • Signum Classics SIGCD 244.
  • György Ligeti

    Arc en ciel from Etudes pour piano

    Performer: Pierre Laurent Aimard [piano]

    • Sony SK 62308.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Concerto a 5 in D minor Op.9`2 for oboe and strings: second movement; Adagio

    Performer: Paolo Grazzi [oboe] Performer: Il Giardino Armonico Performer: Giovanni Antonini [director]

    • Warner 0927 48174-2.
  • George Gershwin

    Catfish Row - suite from 'Porgy and Bess' for piano and orchestra: Porgy Sings

    Performer: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leonard Slatkin [conductor]

    • EMI CDC 7 49278 2.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Sonata

    Performer: Le Concert des Nations Performer: Jordi Savall [director]

    • Alia Vox AV 9825.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and circumstance marches Op.39 No 4

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Sir John Barbirolli

    • EMI 7243 5 66323 2 5.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pour le Piano – first movement – Prelude

    Performer: Angela Hewitt [piano]

    • Hyperion CDA 67898.
  • Christian Cannabich

    Sinfonia in E flat major – first movement – Allegro

    Performer: Concerto Koln

    • Teldec 3984 283662.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Symphonie espagnole Op.21 for violin and orchestra: fifth movement; Rondo (Allegro)

    Performer: Tasmin Little [violin] Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Vernon Handley [conductor]

    • EMI 7243 5 66119 2 4.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Concerto Op.104 (Concerto for Phyllis and Cyril) for 2 pianos [3 hands] and Orchestra: Fin

    Performer: Cyril Smith and Phyllis Sellick [pianos] Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Malcolm Arnold [conductor]

    • BBC Radio Classics 15656 90817.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Barbiere di Siviglia - opera in 2 acts, Overture

    Performer: Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala Performer: Riccardo Chailly

    • Decca 448 2182.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Symphony no. 3 in C minor Op.78 (Organ symphony) - Finale

    Performer: Gillian Weir [Mulholland Grand Organ at Ulster Hall, Belfast] Performer: Ulster Orchestra Performer: Yan Pascal Tortellier [conductor]

    • CHAN 8822.
  • Trad.

    The Athole Highlanders – reel

    Performer: Helicon Ensemble Performer: Chris Norman [flute] Performer: Ken Kolodner [fiddle] Performer: Robin Bullock [guitar]

    • Dorian DIS 80115.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 195 BWV.195 (Dem Gerechten muss das Licht): Dem Gerechten - Ihr Gerechten, fre

    Performer: Bach Collegium Japan Performer: Masaaki Suzuki [director]

    • BIS CD 1961.
  • Franz Liszt

    Romance oubliee S132

    Performer: Steven Isserlis [cello] Performer: Thomas Ades [piano]

    • Hyperinon CDA 67948.
  • Hubert Parry

    England

    Performer: BBC National Chorus of Wales Performer: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Performer: Neeme Jarvi [conductor]

    • Chan 10740.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in E minor Op 64: final movement – Allegro non troppo

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova [violin] Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Vladimor Jurowski [conductor]

    • Hyperion CDA 67795.
  • Franz Schubert - Allegretto in C minor D915

    Performer: Paul Lewis [piano]

  • Edmund Rubbra

    Inscape - choral suite Op.122 for chorus, harp and string orchestra: third movement, Sprin

    Performer: Academy of St Marintin in the Fields Chorus Performer: City of London Sinfonia

    • CHAN 9847.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Third Sonata – first movement

    Performer: Anton Kuerti

    • TBC.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Apres un reve

    Performer: Barbra Streisand [vocals] Performer: Columbia Symphony Orchestra Performer: Claus Ogerman [conductor]

    • Columbia 33452.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Marche militaire francaise from Suite algerienne Op.60

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Geoffrey Simon [conductor]

    • Cala CACDS 4031.

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