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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents, with Mahler, J.S. Bach and Shostakovich in the chart and celebration of the day Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream was published and Kathleen Ferrier.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in F major BWV.233: Gloria; Quoniam tu solus sanctus (Aria)

    Singer: Robin Blaze. Conductor: Harry Christophers. Choir: Orchestra of The Sixteen.
    • J S Bach: Lutheran Masses I.
    • Coro.
    • 18.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for kbd, 2 recorders & str orch (BWV.1057) in F maj, 3rd mvt; Allegro..

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Murray Perahia. Performer: Michael Cox. Performer: Leonore Smith.
    • Bach: Keyboard Concertos Nos. 3,5,6,7: Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 9.
  • Heinrich Schütz

    Ich freu mich des, das mir geredt ist (Psalm 122) (SWV.26)

    Choir: The Choir Of Trinity College, Cambridge. Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Director: Richard Marlow. Performer: James Morgan. Performer: Richard Pearce.
    • Schutz: Psalmen Davids: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge.
    • Conifer.
    • 9.
  • Jeremiah Clarke

    Suite for trumpet and strings in D maj "Suite de Clairque", Serenade & ecossaise

    Performer: John Wallace. Ensemble: The Wallace Collection. Singer: Edward Barham. Choir: Leeds Festival Chorus. Ensemble: English String Orchestra. Performer: Michael Bochmann. Conductor: William Boughton.
    • Rule Britanna.
    • Nimbus.
    • 10.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony no. 4 in C minor Op.43: 1st movement; Allegretto poco moderato

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Shostakovich: Symphony No. 4.
    • Naxos.
    • 1.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Concerto no. 1 in A major B.10 for cello and orchestra: 2nd mvt

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
    • Dvorak: Cello Concertos.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Wand of youth - suite no. 1 (Op.1a), Sun dance

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Elgar: The Wand of Youth etc.: LPO/Boult.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Pelléas et Mélisande Suite, Op 80 (Sicilienne)

    Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Conductor: Charles Dutoit.
    • Faure: Requiem, Pelleas et Melisande, Pavane: Te Kanawa/Milnes/Montreal/Dutoit.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Roger Quilter

    To Julia (Op.8), no.3; To daisies

    Singer: Kathleen Ferrier. Performer: Phyllis Spurr.
    • Kathleen Ferrier: Vol.8 - Blow the wind southerly.
    • Decca.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Waltzes for piano (Op.64), no.2 in C sharp minor

    Performer: Jean‐Bernard Pommier.
    • The Chopin Experience.
    • Warner Classics and Jazz.
    • 4.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Northern Lights (Pulchra es, amica mea)

    Choir: Phoenix Chorale. Conductor: Charles Bruffy.
    • Ola Gjeilo: Northern Lights: Phoenix Chorale/Bruffy.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Peer Gynt - suite no. 2 (Op.55), Solveig's song

    Conductor: Ole Kristian Ruud. Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Grieg: Orchestral Music: Ruud.
    • BIS.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in G minor, Op 126 No 2

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Ludwig van Beethoven - Diabelli-Variationen: Andras Schiff.
    • ECM New Series.
    • 36.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Wedding March (A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61)

    Orchestra: Orchestre des Champs‐Élysées. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Mendelssohn: Midsummer Night's Dream: Herreweghe.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 7.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Konzertstuck No. 1 in F minor for clarinet, basset horn & orchestra

    Performer: Sabine Meyer. Performer: Wolfgang Meyer. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Kenneth Sillito.
    • EMI.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for horn and orchestra no. 2 (K.417) in E flat major, 3rd mvt; Rondo

    Performer: Radovan Vlatković. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Director: Jeffrey Tate.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 5.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Das Lied von der Erde: Von der Jugend

    Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Singer: Toby Spence.
    • Nezet-Seguin conducts Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde.
    • LPO.
    • 3.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    La belle Hélène (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Offenbach: Overtures: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Sinfonia di concerto grosso No 5 in D minor

    Director: Fabio Biondi. Orchestra: Europa Galante.
    • Scarlatti: Concerti & Sinfonie: Europa Galante/Biondi.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 23-26.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No 4 in G minor, Op 40 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano.
    • Rachmaninov Piano Concertos - Leif Ove Andsnes - Antonio Pappano.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    5 Pieces posthumes for piano, no.5; Ronde champetre

    Performer: Kathryn Stott.
    • Chabrier: Piano Works: Kathryn Stott.
    • Unicorn-Kanchana.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping Beauty (Panorama)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Nutcracker: LSO, Previn.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Traditional English

    The Keel row - trad., arr. for voice and piano

    Singer: Kathleen Ferrier. Performer: Phyllis Spurr.
    • Kathleen Ferrier - Vol.8: Blow the Wind Southerly.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Addio del passato (La traviata)

    Singer: Anna Netrebko. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Carlo Rizzi.
    • La Traviata.
    • DG.
    • 11.


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