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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with the Best of British Music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Plus neglected composers and amateur music groups.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Also, including your requests for works by neglected composers, amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls.
Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Luigi Boccherini

    Quintet no.11 in E maj, Op.11'5 – 3rd movement; minuetto and trio

    Ensemble: Europa Galante.
    • VIRGIN.
    • VC5454212.
    • 13.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Romance in E minor for piano, flute, bassoon and orchestra

    Performer: Patrick Gallois. Performer: Pascal Gallois. Performer: Myung-Whun Chung. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
    • Beethoven: Triple Concerto/Violin Romances: Chung Trio/Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Rebecca Clarke

    Sonata for viola or cello in E minor (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Kirill Gerstein.
    • Brahms, Clarke, Vieuxtemps.
    • Myrios Classics.
    • 2.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Ancient airs and dances - suite no.2 for small orchestra, no.4; Bergamasca

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Hungarica. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances: Philharmonia Hungarica/Dorati.
    • Mercury.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Kommt, ihr Töchter (St Matthew Passion, BWV 244)

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Ensemble: Brandenburg Consort. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Johann Sebastian Bach - Matthaeus Passion.
    • Vanguard Classics.
    • 1.
  • Manuel de Falla

    El Sombrero de tres picos - suite no. 2: Dance of the miller (Farruca)

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • Espana! Muti.
    • EMI.
    • 12.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    La Pantomime (Pièces de clavecin en concert)

    Performer: Christophe Rousset. Performer: Ryo Terakado. Performer: Kaori Uemura.
    • Rameau/Pieces de Clavecin en Concerts/Rousset.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 14.
  • Richard Strauss

    Waldseligkeit, Op 49 No 1

    Singer: Diana Damrau. Orchestra: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
    • Richard Strauss: Orchestral Songs, Diana Damrau/Christian Thielemann.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Impromptu in G flat major, Op 51

    Performer: Peter Serkin.
    • Peter Serkin - Frederic Chopin.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 8.
  • Herbert Howells

    Corydon's Dance (Music for a Prince)

    Orchestra: New Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • LYRITA.
    • SRCD 245.
    • 10.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Maskarade (Overture)

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Carl Nielsen - Orchestral Music.
    • Da Capo.
    • 1.
  • Henry Purcell

    When I am laid in earth (Dido and Aeneas)

    Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Director: Elizabeth Kenny. Director: Steven Devine.
    • Purcell: Dido and Aeneas.
    • Chandos.
    • 30.
  • Cesar Cui

    12 Miniatures for piano (Op.20), no.10; Petite marche in A major

    Performer: Takako Nishizaki. Orchestra: Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Kenneth Schermerhorn.
    • Cesar Cui: Suite Concertante Op. 25: HKPO, Schermerhorn.
    • Pacific.
    • 5.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Trio for keyboard and strings (H.15.6) in F major, 1st movement; Vivace

    Ensemble: Beaux Arts Trio.
    • Haydn: Complete Piano Trios: Beaux Arts Trio.
    • Philips.
  • George Enescu

    Suite no. 3 in D major Op.27 (Suite villageoise) for orch.: Gamins en plein air

    Orchestra: National Radio Orchestra of Romania. Conductor: Horia Andreescu.
    • George Enescu: Complete Orchestral Works, Vol.5.
    • Olympia.
    • 8.
  • Georges Bizet

    Jeux d'enfants, Op.22: La toupee

    Performer: Katia & Marielle Labèque.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 420 159-2.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto no. 4 in E flat major K.495 for horn and orchestra: 3rd movement; Rondo

    Performer: Barry Tuckwell. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart: Horn Concertos 1-4.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

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

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Prokofiev: 7 Symphonies: Berliner Philharmoniker/Ozawa.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Jubilate Deo for 8 voices

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Gabrieli, Monteverdi, Schutz, Poulenc, Tavener and more.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Serenade for Strings, Op. 48

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Munch.
    • Charles Munch: Late Romantic Masterpieces.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 6.
  • Claude Debussy

    Les fées sont d'exquises danseuses (Preludes, Book 2)

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Debussy, Preludes etc.: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    English folk song suite, orch. Jacob [orig. military band]

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: John Wilson.
    • Made In Britain.
    • Avie.
    • 7.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Serenade in D minor, Op 44 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Bläserensemble Sabine Meyer.
    • Dvorak/Myslivecek: Blaserserenaden: Blaserensemble Sabine Meyer.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Chansons madecasses..: no.1; Nahandove, o belle Nahandove

    Singer: Jessye Norman. Ensemble: Members of the Ensemble InterContemporain. Director: Pierre Boulez.
    • Ravel - Songs - Boulez.
    • CBS Masterworks.
    • 7.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Four Cornish Dances for orchestra (No 1)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Malcolm Arnold.
    • Malcolm Arnold: English, Irish, Scottish & Cornish Dances: LPO/Arnold.
    • Lyrita.
    • 19.
  • Friedrich der Große

    Sonata in E minor

    Performer: Barthold Kuijken. Performer: Bob van Asperen.
    • From the Court of Frederick the Great.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 10-12.

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