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Friday - 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 with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edvard Grieg

    Morning (Peer Gynt Suite No 1, Op 46)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • Grieg: Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Berglund.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Moments musicaux, D 780 (No 4 in C sharp minor)

    Performer: Imogen Cooper.
    • Schubert 3: Imogen Cooper.
    • Ottavo.
    • 4.
  • William Walton

    Quartet in A minor for strings: 2nd movement

    Ensemble: Doric Quartet.
    • Walton: String Quartets.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in A major, BWV.234 (Gloria; Et in terra pax)

    Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • J.S. Bach: Lutheran Masses II.
    • Coro.
    • 14.
  • Jules Grison

    Toccata for organ in F major

    Performer: Jane Parker‐Smith.
    • Grandes Toccatas For Organ.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 9.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique (A Ball)

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
    • Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Jansons.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Franz Liszt

    Am Rhein (Im Rhein im schonen Strome) S.272`1 for voice and piano

    Singer: Brigitte Fassbaender. Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Liszt: 18 Lieder.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Eric Coates

    The Three Elizabeths: I. Halcyon Days

    Orchestra: The London Pops Orchestra. Conductor: Frederick Fennell.
    • Land of Hope and Glory.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Rondo capriccioso, Op 14

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Mendelssohn: Piano Concertos Nos. 1&2: Perahia.
    • CBS.
    • 9.
  • Thomas Arne

    Overture No 3 in G major

    Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Arne: Eight Overtures: Academy of Ancient Music/Hogwood.
    • L'Oiseau-Lyre.
    • 5.
  • Herbert Howells

    King David

    Singer: Christine Rice. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
    • Handel; Brahms; Wolf; Duparc; Howells.
    • EMI.
    • 26.
  • Pablo de Sarasate

    Zigeunerweisen, Op 20

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Maurice Ravel

    A la maniere de… Chabrier

    Performer: Artur Pizarro.
    • CKD 315.
    • LINN CKD.
    • 16.
  • Franz Schubert

    Im Dorfe (Winterreise, D911)

    Performer: Gerald Finley. Performer: Julius Drake.
    • CDA68034.
    • 17.
  • Miklós Rózsa

    Ben-Hur - music for the film: Overture

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • The Film Music of Miklos Rozsa.
    • Chandos.
    • 19.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    La Belle Helene - operetta..: Act 1 no.6; Au mont Ida (le jugement de Paris)

    Singer: Juan Diego Flórez. Orchestra: Bologna Municipal Theatre Orchestra. Conductor: Roberto Abbado.
    • L'Armour.
    • Decca.
    • 11.
  • Claude Debussy

    Suite bergamasque for piano: Passepied

    Performer: Ji Liu.
    • Ji Liu - Piano Reflections.
    • Classic FM.
    • 14.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Oster-oratorio BWV.249: Saget, saget mir geschwinde (Aria); Preis und Dank (Chorus)

    Singer: Meg Bragle. Singer: Peter Harvey. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Ensemble: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Bach - Easter Oratorio: Gardiner.
    • SDG.
    • 17-19.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64

    Conductor: Yevgeny Mravinsky. Orchestra: Imperial Music Choir.
    • Tchaikovsky: Symphony no.4, no.5 & no.6: Leningrad PO/Mravinsky.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Henry Purcell

    Symphony - Sonata while the sun rises (The Fairy Queen)

    Music Arranger: Alison Balsom. Performer: Alison Balsom. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • EMI.
  • George Gershwin

    Three Preludes for piano

    Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Gershwin : The 1920's & the 1930's: Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 2.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    Chichester psalms for treble, chorus and orchestra: no.3

    Choir: Vienna Boys' Choir. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Bernstein Conducts Bernstein.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.


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