Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Henry Purcell

    Sound the trumpet 'till around from Come ye sons of art away - birthday song for Queen Mar

    Performer: Andreas Scholl and Christopher Dumaux (countertenors) Performer: Accademia Bizantina Performer: Stefano Montanari (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2262.
  • Terry Riley

    Simone's Lullaby from Heaven's Ladder, Book 7

    Performer: Gloria Chen-Cochran (piano)

    • Telarc CD 80513.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Prestissimo (final mvt) from Colloredo Serenade, K.203

    Performer: Scottish Chamber Orchestra Performer: Alexander Janiczek (director/violin)

    • Linn CKD 320.
  • Nikolai Karlovich Medtner

    Piano Quintet in C; 1st mvt – Molto placido

    Performer: Lilya Zilberstein (piano) Performer: Dora Schwarzberg (violin) Performer: Lucia Hall (violin) Performer: Nora Romanoff-Schwarzberg (viola) Performer: Jing Zhao (cello)

    • EMI 721119 2.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Iberia - no.4; El Puerto

    Orchestrator: Arbos Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Enrique Batiz (conductor)

    • Regis RRC 1298.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Barbiere di Siviglia - opera in 2 acts, Overture

    Performer: Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 4482182.
  • Franz Schubert

    3 Pieces for piano. D.946;, no.3 in C major - Allegro

    Performer: Paul Lewis (piano)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 902115.16.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Lemminkainen suite Op.22, no.4; Lemminkainen's return

    Performer: Halle Orchestra Performer: Sir John Barbirolli (conductor)

    • EMI 7243 5 67299 2 6.
  • Norman Audoire

    Montreal Citadel

    Performer: Household Troops Band of the Salvation Army Performer: Major John Mott (conductor)

    • SP&S SPS 225.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Symphony in D major. Wq.183 No.1 - 1st movement; Allegro di molto

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Andrew Manze (conductor)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU 907403.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Sanctus from Petite messe solennelle

    Performer: David Briggs (harmonium) Performer: Choir of Kings College, Cambridge Performer: Stephen Cleobury

    • EMI CDS 7 47482 8.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Finale (Maestoso - allegro) from Symphony no.3 in C minor, Op.78 "Organ symphony"

    Performer: Simon Preston (organ) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    • DG 419 6172.
  • Stephen Sondheim

    Our time from Merrily we roll along

    Performer: Jim Walton, Lonny Price, Ann Morrison And Company

    • RCA Red Seal 09026619874.
  • Gustav Holst

    Suite no. 2 in F major Op.28`2 for military band - no.1; March (Allegro)

    Performer: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra Performer: Timothy Reynish (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 9697.
  • Ivor Gurney

    The Lent Lily from Ludlow and Teme - song-cycle for tenor, string quartet and piano

    Performer: Andrew Kennedy (tenor) Performer: Simon Crawford Philips (piano) Performer: Dante Quartet

    • Signum Classics SIGCD 112.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Ground after the Scotch humour (Bizzarrie all'umor)

    Performer: Palladian Ensemble Performer: Pamela Thopby (recorder)

    • Linn CKD 321.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Concerto in F minor for bass tuba and orchestra - 2nd movement; Romanza (Andante sostenuto

    Performer: Patrick Harrild (tuba) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Bryden Thomson (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 9262.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Overture to Fidelio, Op.72

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 429 762-2.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Le Carnaval des animaux, no.12; Fossiles

    Performer: Martha Argerich (piano) Performer: Nelson Freire (paino) Performer: And friends

    • Philips 416 841-2.
  • William Byrd

    This sweet and merry month of May

    Performer: The King’s Singers

    • EMI 7 49265 2.
  • Michael Nyman

    Meeting the Moose from The Ogre

    Arranger: John Parkinson Performer: Wingates Band Performer: Andrew Berryman (conductor)

    • Michael Nyman MNR CD110.
  • Richard Strauss

    4 Letzte Lieder for voice and orchestra (AV.150); Im Abendrot

    Performer: Nina Stemme (soprano) Performer: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Performer: Antonio Pappano (conductor)

    • EMI 378 7972.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Overture to Lucio Silla, K.135

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Colin Davis (conductor)

    • RCA Red Seal 82876 76235 2.

Broadcast

Carol Competition 2019

Carol Competition 2019

Here's everything you need to know about our competition for amateur composers.

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

Wake up your brain cells with our morning music quiz

How many of these rousing music questions can you answer?

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

Five simple steps for morning mindfulness

How listening to R3 Breakfast can reduce stress, aid mindfulness and cure morning breath.

Sounds of the Earth

Sounds of the Earth

In this Weekend Breakfast feature, we hear the natural world in its many guises.

Chilled – five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

Chilled –  five great Russian winter pieces you’ve mostly never heard of …

The BBC's Steve Rosenberg (a handy pianist) chips the ice off favourite classical scores.

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

Get singing: The Pankhurst Anthem

We're inviting singers to mark 100 years of UK women's suffrage with a new choral work.