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Live at Southbank Centre: Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show live from London's Southbank Centre, with the Best of British Music Playlist, compiled from listener requests.

Live at Southbank Centre: 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.
Radio 3 is broadcasting live from a pop-up studio at London's Southbank Centre all day every day for the last two weeks of March. If you're in the area, visit the Radio 3 studio and performance space in the Royal Festival Hall Riverside Café to listen to Radio 3, ask questions and enjoy the special events.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Enrique Granados

    El pelele (Goyescas)

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Granados: Goyescas: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Richard Strauss

    Romanze in F major

    Performer: Steven Isserlis. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Lorin Maazel.
    • Strauss: Don Quixote Op.35; Romanze F-dur; Cellosonate Op.6.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 14.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Cantata No 140)

    Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Director: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • JS Bach: Cantatas 52: Bach Collegium Japan/Suzuki.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Scala di Seta Overture

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Rossini: Instrumental Music: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Max Reger

    7 Pieces Op.145 for organ: no.2; Dankpsalm

    Performer: Rosalinde Haas.
    • Max Reger: Samtliche Orgelwerke Vol.12.
    • MDG.
    • 23.
  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin, Op 15 No 2

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Peter Pettinger.
    • Elgar: Violin sonata etc: Kennedy/Pettinger.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' - 4th movement, Allegro un poco

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos.3 & 4: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Harnoncourt.
    • Teldec.
    • 4.
  • Claude Debussy

    Danse bohèmienne for piano

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Debussy, Preludes etc.: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 15.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Le Bourgeois gentilhomme (LWV.43), Chaconne of the Scaramouches

    Orchestra: Le Concert des Nations. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • L'Orchestre du Roi Soleil.
    • ALIA VOX.
    • 8.
  • John Tavener

    Song for Athene

    Choir: Choir of Westminster Abbey. Conductor: Martin Neary.
    • John Tavener: Innocence: Westminster Abbey Choir/English Chamber Orch/Neary.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 8.
  • York Bowen

    Minature Suite in C major: Scherzo, finale; 3rd mvt

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • Benjamin Dale: Piano Sonata; York Bowen: Miniature Suite.
    • Hyperion.
    • 16.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 40 in G minor, K 550 (1st mvt)

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Mozart: Symphonies No. 40 & No. 41 "Jupiter": The English Concert, Trevor Pinnoc.
    • Archiv.
    • 1.
  • Pietro Yon


    Performer: Peter Crompton.
    • PRCD6002.
    • PRIORY.
    • 7.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Rhapsody in E flat major, Op 119 No 4

    Performer: Philippe Cassard.
    • Philippe Cassard: Brahms - Klavierstucke op.116-119.
    • Universal.
    • 20.
  • Johann Strauss II


    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Willi Boskovsky.
    • Johann Strauss: Famous Waltzes: Boskovsky.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Trio in E flat major Op.70`2..: 3rd mvt; Allegretto ma non troppo

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov. Performer: Isabelle Faust. Performer: Jean‐Guihen Queyras.
    • Beethoven: Piano Trios Op.70, No.2 and Op.97.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 3.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Circus Polka

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Stravinsky in America: London Symphony Orchestra, Tilson Thomas.
    • RCA.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Concerto for 2 pianos [3 hands] and orch (Op.104) ..., 1st mvt; Allegro moderato

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley. Performer: David Nettle. Performer: Richard Markham.
    • Malcolm Arnold: Symphony No. 2 etc: Vernon Handley.
    • Conifer.
    • 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Quartet in F major Op.41`2 for strings: 3rd movement; Scherzo

    Ensemble: Doric String Quartet.
    • Schumann: String Quartets, Op.41.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Dopo notte (Ariodante)

    Singer: Dame Sarah Connolly. Conductor: Harry Christophers. Orchestra: Symphony of Harmony and Invention.
    • Heroes and Heroines: Handel Arias.
    • Coro.
    • 8.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    8 Pieces breves for piano (Op.84), no.5; Improvisation in C sharp minor

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Hyperion.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    The Maid of Pskov (Overture)

    Orchestra: Seattle Symphony. Conductor: Gerard Schwarz.
    • Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol: Seattle Symphony/Schwarz.
    • NAXOS.
    • 009.


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