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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Breakfast continues the Musical Map of Britain, focusing on brass. Email with your suggestions.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A flat, Op 42

    Performer: Stephen Hough (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67849.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartettsatz in C minor, D703

    Performer: Signum Quartet

    • Capriccio C5064.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand version for orchestra

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Conductor Richard Hickox

    • CHAN 10638.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Let Thy Hand be Strengthened – Coronation Anthem No 2

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Director Harry Christophers

    • CORO COR16066.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Violin Concerto No 1 (second movement: Scherzo – Vivacissimo)

    Performer: Vilde Frang (violin) Performer: WDR Symphony Orchestra Koln Performer: Conductor Thomas Sondergard

    • EMI 6844132.
  • Claude Debussy

    Suite bergamasque for piano, Clair de lune

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

    • CHAN 10467.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Donna del lago - opera in 2 acts, Fra il padre, e fra l'amante

    Performer: Joyce Didonato (soprano) Performer: Orchestra dell Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome Performer: Conductor Edoardo Miller

    • Virgin Classics 50999 694579 0 6.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique (Op.14), second movement; Un Bal (Valse) (Allegro non troppo)

    Performer: Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Conductor Mariss Jansons

    • EMI 7 544792.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sextet for wind (Op.71) in E flat major, fourth movement; Rondo (Allegro)

    Performer: Mozzafiato

    • Sony Classical SK 53367.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Euryanthe - opera in 3 acts (J.291), Overture

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch

    • EMI CDM7 695722.
  • Alessandro Parisotti

    Posate, dormite (Bassani) from Arie Antiche

    Performer: Beniamino Gigli (tenor) Performer: Unnamed orchestra Performer: Vito Carnevali (conductor)

    • LISC10562097.
  • Mariano Mores

    Taquito militar

    Performer: Martha Argerich & Ale Petrasso (pianos)

    • EMI 7 21119 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Concerto in A, K622 (Finale: Rondo – Allegro)

    Performer: Michael Collins (basset clarinet) Performer: Swedish Chamber Orchestra

    • CHAN 10756.
  • Jacques Ibert

    Flute Concerto (first movement: Allegro)

    Performer: Katharine Bryan (flute) Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Conductor Jac van Steen

    • Linn CKD 420.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Rite of Spring (Dances of the Young Girls; Ritual of Abduction; Spring Rounds)

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Conductor Simon Rattle

    • EMI 7 23611 2.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Piano Concerto, Op 13 (second movement: Waltz)

    Performer: Howard Shelley (piano) Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Conductor Edward Gardner

    • CHAN 10764.
  • Vincenzo Bellini

    Casta Diva (Norma)

    Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (Norma) Performer: International Chamber Vocalists Performer: Orchestra La Scintilla Performer: Conductor Giovanni Antonini

    • Decca 478 3517.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and fugue; Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.2 no.3 (BWV.872) C sharp major

    Performer: Angela Hewitt (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA 67741/4.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    How beautifully blue the sky (The Pirates of Penzance)

    Performer: Chorus & Orchestra of the D’Oyly Carte Opera Performer: Conductor John Pryce Jones

    • That’s Entertainment CDTER21177.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 3 (Op.56) in A minor "Scottish", second movement; Vivace non troppo

    Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe Performer: Conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt

    • Teldec 9031 72308-2.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Aussi bien que les cigales (Calligrammes)

    Performer: Thomas Oliemans (tenor) Performer: Malcolm Martineau (piano)

    • Signum SIGCD272.
  • Alexander Borodin

    Polovtsian dances [from 'Prince Igor'] for orchestra [& chorus ad lib]

    Performer: Kirov Orchestra Performer: Chorus of the Kirov Opera Performer: Conductor Valery Gergiev

    • Philips 442 011-2.


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