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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with recordings of Finzi, Nicola Benedetti playing Saint-Saens and Radu Lupu playing one of Schubert Impromptus, D899.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring a famous Verdi aria every day during Radio 3's Verdi 200 celebrations. Also including the Rondo from Finzi's Concerto for clarinet and string orchestra Op.31 in C minor; mentioning the start of the Queen's Baton Relay, with a recording of Saint-Saens' Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for violin and orchestra Op.28 performed by Nicola Benedetti; and a listener request for a music club pin on the Musical Map, with the second of Schubert's 4 Impromptus for piano D.899, Op.90 played by Radu Lupu.

Email or text 83111 with any music club or society suggestions for the Musical Map.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    L'Incoronazione di Dario (Sinfonia)

    Ensemble: La Serenissima. Director: Adrian Chandler.
    • A Tale of Two Seasons.
    • Avie.
    • 1-3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Mazeppa - Hopak (Cossack dance)

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Mercury.
  • Samuel Barber

    Excursion no.3 from 4 Excursions for piano (Op.20)

    Performer: Leon McCawley.
    • Barber: Piano Music: Leon McCawley.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 4.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Die Fledermaus (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Franz Welser‐Möst.
    • J. Strauss II: Walzes & Overtures: Welser-Most.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Salve regina

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Renaissance: Music for Inner Peace.
    • Universal.
    • 18.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Introduction and Rondo capriccioso, Op 28

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Fantasie.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 3.
  • Anonymous


    Orchestra: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Via Crucis; L'Arpeggiata; Christina Pluhar.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 16.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Bella figlia dell'amore (Rigoletto)

    Singer: Luciano Pavarotti. Singer: Huguette Tourangeau. Singer: Joan Sutherland. Singer: Sherrill Milnes. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Bonynge.
    • Verdi: Rigoletto.
    • Decca.
    • 11.
  • Franz Liszt

    4 Valses oubliees S.215: no.1

    Performer: Nikolai Lugansky.
    • Nikolai Lugansky: Liszt.
    • Naive.
    • 10.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony No 1 in D major, Op 25, 'Classical' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Serse (Overture)

    Orchestra: Early Opera Company. Conductor: Christian Curnyn.
    • Handel: Serse.
    • Chaconne.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in E flat major, D 899 No 2

    Performer: Radu Lupu.
    • Schubert: Four Impromptus, D899 & D935: Radu Lupu.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in E flat major, Op 33 No 2, 'Joke' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: London Haydn Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets Op 33 "Russian": The London Haydn Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Howard Hanson

    Symphony No 2 in D flat major, Op 30, 'Romantic' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Seattle Symphony. Conductor: Gerard Schwarz.
    • Hanson: Symphony No. 2 'Romantic'.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Frederic Curzon

    Le Boulevardier - characteristic intermezzo

    Performer: Julian Leaper. Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics - 1.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Rhapsodie in G minor, Op 79 No 2

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • Alonso Lobo

    Versa est in luctum (Liber primus missarum)

    Director: Peter Phillips. Choir: Tallis Scholars.
    • Victoria: Requiem: The Tallis Scholars/Peter Phillips.
    • Gimell.
    • 11.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op. 20

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • 9031732792.
    • Teldec.
    • 3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Zauberflote - singspiel in 2 acts K.620: Act 2, no.20; Aria

    Singer: Ferruccio Furlanetto. Orchestra: Vienna Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ion Marin.
    • Ferruccio Furlanetto sings Mozart.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 7.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Romance in B flat major for violin and piano, Op 28

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Florent Boffard.
    • Faure: Violin sonatas: Isabelle Faust/Florent Boffard.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Clarinet Concerto in C minor, Op 31 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • Chandos.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 5 in B flat major, D 485 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Tonhalle Orchester Zürich. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Schubert: Symphonies No. 5 & 6: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Zinman.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Two-part invention No. 10 in G major

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Maxim Rysanov.
    • 475 9081.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Aaron Copland

    Heart, we will forget him

    Performer: Kate Royal. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • 509999 48536 2 9.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 26.


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