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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's breakfast show, with the Best of British Music Playlist and Georgian Gems. Plus requests for amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring Handel at half-past eight and Georgian Gems, compiled from listener requests. Also, including the Best of British music Playlist and your requests for amateur music-making groups and wake-up calls.
Email with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte

    Performer: Louis Lortie.
    • Ravel: Complete Solo Piano Works: Louis Lortie.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Elegy for strings [1928]

    Orchestra: Camerata Nordica. Director: Terje Tønnesen.
    • Britten: Music for String Orchestra.
    • BIS.
    • 19.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Missa Regina coeli

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Palestrina - Volume 3.
    • Coro.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Two-Part Invention in E major, BWV 777; Two-Part Invention in E minor, BWV 778

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Bach: Two-Part and Three-Part Inventions.
    • Decca.
    • 6-7.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Valse from "Faust" arr. for orchestra [orig. for voices and orchestra]

    Conductor: Herbert von Karajan. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Famous Ballet Music: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 25.
  • Giovanni Battista Bononcini

    Griselda - opera in 3 acts: Per la gloria d'Adorarvi

    Singer: Jochen Kowalski. Orchestra: Kammerorchester Berlin. Conductor: Max Pommier.
    • Berliner Opernkomponisten.
    • Capriccio.
    • 3.
  • Paul Reade

    The Victorian kitchen garden - suite for clarinet and harp: Prelude

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • The Lyrical Clarinet.
    • Chandos.
    • 13.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Krystian Zimerman. Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos Nos. 1&2 Zimerman/Boston Symphony Orchestra/ Ozawa.
    • Deutsche Grammaphon.
    • 6.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding day at Troldhaugen from Lyric Pieces

    Performer: Andrei Gavrilov.
    • Grieg: Lyric Pieces: Andrei Gavrilov.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Frederick Delius

    Florida - suite RT.6.1: Daybreak - dance [1st version of La Calinda]

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Beecham.
    • Beecham Conducts Delius.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Laudate Dominum for 5 voices, chor, 2vn, 4vdg/trb [1640]

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Singer: Evelyn Tubb. Singer: Nigel Rogers. Singer: Joseph Cornwell. Singer: David Thomas. Choir: Taverner Choir. Ensemble: Taverner Players. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • Monteverdi: Selva Morae e Spirituale: Taverner Consort/Choir/Players/Andrew Parr.
    • EMI.
    • 5.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Die Eselshaut: Larghetto e cantabile arr. Wenzel Sedlak

    Ensemble: Albion Ensemble.
    • CDH 55037.
    • HELIOS.
    • 7.
  • Vivien Ellis

    Coronation Scot (Paul Temple)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics: The New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • William Herschel

    Symphony no. 2 in D major

    Ensemble: London Mozart Players. Conductor: Matthias Bamert.
    • Herschel: Symphonies.
    • Chandos.
    • 7-9.
  • Jean Françaix

    Octet (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: The Gaudier Ensemble.
    • Francaix - A Huit; Divertissement; Clarinet Quintet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Madamina, il catalogo è questo (Don Giovanni)

    Singer: Bryn Terfel. Orchestra: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Conductor: James Levine.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Minuet from Keyboard Suite HWV.434

    Music Arranger: Wilhelm Kempff.
    • Transcriptions for piano: Wilhelm Kempff.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 23.
  • Franz Schubert

    Rosamunde, D 797; Die Zauberharfe (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Classical Players. Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Early Romantic Overtures: Norrington.
    • Virgin.
    • 5.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Quartet No 2 in A minor, Op 13 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Elias Quartet.
    • Mendelssohn: Quartets Opp.13 and 80.
    • ASV.
    • 3.
  • Georges Bizet

    Carmen Suite No 2 (Danse bohème)

    Orchestra: Orchestre national de France. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • The Best of Bizet.
    • Philips.
    • 14.


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