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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Musical Map of Britain and listener requests.

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk or text 83111.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Sergei Rachmaninov

    5 Morceaux de fantaisie for piano (Op.3) ..., no.2; Prelude in C sharp minor

    Performer: Nikolai Lugansky.
    • ERATO.
    • 8573 85770-2.
    • 2.
  • Claude Debussy

    Tarantelle styrienne orch Ravel

    Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
    • Debussy: Orchestral Works Vol.3: Ulster Orchestra/Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
  • Sir Arthur Somervell

    A Shropshire lad - song-cycle: no.10; The Lads in their hundreds

    Singer: David Wilson‐Johnson. Performer: David Owen Norris.
    • Somervell: Maud and A Shropshire Lad.
    • Helios.
    • 23.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La Forza del Destino - Overture

    Conductor: Riccardo Chailly. Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Famous Italian Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    O Jesu Christ, mein's Lebens Licht - motet BWV.118b [vers. for chorus, 2 hn..]

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Ensemble: La Nuova Musica. Conductor: John Rutter.
    • The Sacred Flame.
    • Collegium.
    • 20.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony no. 8 in G major Op.88: 3rd movement; Allegretto grazioso

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Dvorak: Symphonies Nos.7 and 8.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 7.
  • George Gershwin

    3 Preludes for piano transc. Yo-Yo Ma for cello and piano

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Gilbert Kalish.
    • Bernstein/Kirchner/Gershwin: Made in America: Yo-Yo Ma.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 6-8.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon duodecimi toni à 10, C178

    Ensemble: Wallace Collection. Conductor: Simon Wright.
    • Gabrieli and St.Marks: Venetian Brass Music: The Wallace Collection/Wallace/Wrig.
    • Nimbus.
    • 1.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 87 (H.1.87) in A major, 4th movement; Finale

    Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Haydn: The Paris Symphonies Nos. 82-87: Concentus Musicus, Harnoncourt.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 8.
  • Franz Schubert

    Grand Duo in C, D812 - 3rd movement Scherzo: Allegro vivace

    Performer: Benjamin Britten. Performer: Sviatoslav Richter.
    • DECCA.
    • 466 822-2.
    • 16.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Nicolas comes to Myra and is chosen Bishop from St Nicolas

    Performer: Peter Pears. Performer: Aldeburgh Festival Choir. Performer: Aldeburgh Festival Orchestra. Performer: Benjamin Britten.
    • DECCA.
    • 425 714 2.
    • 5.
  • Alessandro Marcello

    Oboe Concerto in D minor

    Performer: Paolo Grazzi. Orchestra: Il Giardino Armonico. Director: Giovanni Antonini.
    • TELDEC.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Eugene Onegin - lyric scenes in 3 acts (Op.24), Act 2; Waltz

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • Tchaikovsky: Famous Waltzes: New York Philharmonic: Masur.
    • Teldec.
    • 3.
  • George Lloyd

    Symphony No 6 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: George Lloyd.
    • George Lloyd: Overture, 'John Socman'; Sixth Symphony; Tenth Symphony (November.
    • Albany Troy.
    • 4.
  • Charles-Valentin Alkan

    Symphonie, Op 29 (finale)

    Performer: Raymond Lewenthal.
    • RCA.
    • 09026 63310 2.
    • 7.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Cantique de Jean Racine for chorus and organ, Op.11

    Choir: Chœur de l'Orchestre de Paris. Orchestra: Orchestre de Paris. Conductor: Paavo Järvi.
    • Faure: Requiem: Jaroussky, Goerne, Jarvi.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Zauberflote - singspiel in 2 acts (K.620), Overture [Adagio - Allegro]

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • Mozart: Mozart for your Mind.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Herbert Hughes

    She moved thro' the fair

    Singer: Ailish Tynan. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • A Purse of Gold - Irish Songs by Herbert Hughes.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 15.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Suite for violin & bc..., no.6; Diversi bizzarie Sopra la Vecchia Sarabanda...

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Soloists from the Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout.
    • Daniel Hope, Air, A Baroque Journey.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture in C major for wind instruments, Op 24

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mendelssohn: Overtures: LSO/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.

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