Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating Édith Piaf, the Commonwealth Games Baton Relay and records by Murray Perahia and Mariss Jansons.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating Édith Piaf and talking about the Commonwealth Games Baton Relay. Also, great recordings of works by Ambroise Thomas, Sir William Wallace, Gounod and Coleridge-Taylor.

Email or text 83111 with your music requests or suggestions for the Musical Map.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Isaac Albéniz

    España (Tango arr Maisky for cello and piano)

    Performer: Mischa Maisky. Performer: Lily Maisky. Music Arranger: Mischa Maisky.
    • Espana: Mischa Maisky/Lily Maisky.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Grand Valse (Raymonda)

    Orchestra: State Academic Symphony Orchestra of The Russian Federation. Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov.
    • Waltzes and Polonaises by Russion Composers.
    • Melodiya / BMG.
    • 1.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    Shepherd Girl's Dance (The Mountain King)

    Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • World Encores: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra/Jansons.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita for violin solo no. 3 (BWV.1006) in E major, Prelude

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova.
    • J.S. Bach: Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin: Alina Ibragimova.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for kbd and string orch no. 7 (BWV.1058) in G min, 2nd mvt; Andante

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Murray Perahia.
    • Bach: Keyboard Concertos Nos. 3,5,6,7: Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 11.
  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances for orchestra

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Bartok: Orchestral Works Vol.1: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 8.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    On the town - stage musical, Times square

    Orchestra: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Copland/Bernstein: Billy the Kid etc.: Slatkin/de Waart.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 12.
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

    Valse bohèmienne; Valse rustique (Four Characteristic Waltzes, Op 22)

    Orchestra: RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Leaper.
    • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Orchestral Works.
    • NAXOS.
    • 6-7.
  • Aaron Copland

    Morning on the Ranch (The Red Pony)

    Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Copland: Four dances from Rodeo: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra/Falletta.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Claude Debussy

    Marche écossaise sur un thème populaire

    Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jerzy Maksymiuk.
    • Musica Mundi.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Berceuse Op. 16

    Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Florent Boffard.
    • Faure: Violin sonatas: Isabelle Faust/Florent Boffard.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    O Dieu! que de bijoux... Ah! je ris (Faust)

    Singer: Sumi Jo. Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Giuliano Carella.
    • Les bijoux, French arias: Sumi Jo/English Chamber Orchestra/Carella.
    • Erato.
  • Improvisation


    Ensemble: Tembembe Ensamble Continuo. Ensemble: La Capella Reial de Catalunya. Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • El Nuevo Mundo: Folías Criollas.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 12.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Schon Rosmarin - old Viennese dance no.3 for violin and piano

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Paganini/Saraste/Kreisler/Wieniawski: Vengerov/Golan.
    • Teldec.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La finta giardiniera (Overture)

    Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • RCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    4th movement (Allegretto) from String quartet in D major, K.575

    Ensemble: Alban Berg Quartett.
    • Mozart String Quartets K.387 & K.575.
    • TELDEC.
    • 8.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    3 Shakespeare songs for chorus, no.3; Over hill, over dale

    Conductor: Sir David Willcocks. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.
    • The World of Vaughan Williams.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • William Wallace

    Nabucco de Verdi: Va pensiero

    Performer: Rosemary Tuck.
    • William Vincent Wallace Opera Fantasies and Paraphrases.
    • NAXOS.
    • 4.
  • Erik Satie

    Gnossienne No 5 (Gnossiennes Set 2)

    Performer: Anne Queffélec.
    • Satie: Gymnopedies, Gnossiennes & Sports et Divertissements: Anne Queffelec.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Ambroise Thomas

    Overture to Mignon

    Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Mercury.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Questa o quella (Rigoletto)

    Orchestra: Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra of Milan. Singer: Rolando Villazón. Conductor: Daniele Callegari.
    • Rolando Villazon: Tenor.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 11.
  • William Walton

    Orb and Sceptre coronation march

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Walton: Symphony no. 1: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Andre Previn.
    • Telarc.


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.