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Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, featuring the Best of British music Playlist and listener requests. Plus requests for works by neglected composers.

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

Last on

Wed 21 May 2014 06:30

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 45 (H.1.45) in F sharp minor "Farewell", 4th mvt; Finale

    Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • 443 7772.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Fantaisie-impromptu for piano (Op.66) in C sharp minor

    Performer: Daniel Adni.
    • 6 88587 2.
    • EMI.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 61 BWV.61 (Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland)

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Singer: Michael Chance. Singer: Charles Daniels. Singer: Peter Harvey. Ensemble: Purcell Quartet.
    • Bach: Early Cantatas, Vol. 2 - The Purcell Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 13-18.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Tempest (Act 4: Overture)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Sullivan.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 5.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Gondellied, Op 1 No 6

    Singer: Susan Gritton. Performer: Eugene Asti.
    • Fanny Mendelssohn - Songs.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    South Bank Show Theme

    Performer: Lloyd Webber, Julian. Music Arranger: Andrew Lloyd Webber.
  • Xaver Scharwenka

    Spanish serenade for piano

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Stephen Hough's Spanish Album.
    • Hyperion.
    • 15.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony no. 2 (Op.73) in D major, 3rd movement; Allegretto grazioso quasi ...

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Brahms: 4 Symphonies: Berlin Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sound the trumpet, real. Britten for 2 voices and piano [from 'Come ye sons of Art']

    Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Anthony Rolfe Johnson. Singer: John Mark Ainsley. Performer: Graham Johnson.
    • Britten: Purcell Realizations.
    • Hyperion.
    • 22.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Things to Come (March)

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Charles Groves.
    • Classics for Pleasure.
  • Nikolai Sokoloff

    Polka [from "Les Vendredis" in collab with Lyadov and Sokolov]

    Ensemble: Vertavo Quartet.
    • Les Vendredis - Vertavo String Quartet.
    • Simax.
    • 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso (Op.3`3) in G major, [complete]

    Director: Trevor Pinnock. Orchestra: The English Concert.
    • Handel: Orchestral Works: Trevor Pinnock, The English Concert.
    • Archiv Produktion.
  • Roger Quilter

    There be none of beauty's daughters, Op 24 No 1

    Performer: Graham Johnson. Singer: Alice Coote.
    • The Power of Love, An English Songbook: Alice Coote/Graham Johnson.
    • Hyperion.
  • G. L. Thompson

    There's a Great Day Coming

    Performer: Philip Smith. Music Arranger: Terry R. Everson. Performer: Christian Jaudes. Performer: Vincent Penzarella. Performer: Dominique Derasse. Performer: Lew Soloff. Performer: Robert Sullivan.
    • Philip smith - Principal Trumpet, New York Philharmonic.
    • Cala.
    • 20.
  • Franz Schubert

    Mass no. 2 (D.167) in G major, Benedictus

    Director: Barry Rose. Singer: David Roy. Singer: Maurice Bevan. Choir: Choristers of St. Paul's Cathedral. Orchestra: London Bach Orchestra.
    • Schubert/Haydn: Mass in G/Nelson Mass: Rose.
    • Guild.
    • 5.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Wand of youth - suite no. 1 (Op.1a), Sun dance

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Elgar: The Wand of Youth etc.: LPO/Boult.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Wedding-cake - caprice-valse for piano and string orch (Op.76) in A flat major

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Performer: Peter Thomas. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Saint-Saens: Complete works for piano and orchestra: Hough/CBSO/Oramo.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in G minor, RV 156

    Performer: Midori Seiler. Orchestra: Academy for Ancient Music Berlin.
    • Vivaldi: Double Concertos: Academie fur Alte Musik Berlin.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • William Kroll

    Banjo and Fiddle

    Performer: Sarah Chang. Performer: Charles Abramovic.
    • Simply Sarah: Sarah Chang.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Richard Strauss

    Im Abendrot (Four Last Songs)

    Singer: Kiri Te Kanawa. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Strauss: Vier Letzte Lieder: Te Kanawa/Wiener Philharmoniker/Solti.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite for cello solo no. 1 (BWV.1007) in G major, Prelude

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma.
    • J. S. Bach, The Cello Suites: Yo-Yo Ma.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 1.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Concertino in E flat major, Op 26

    Performer: Sabine Meyer. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Herbert Blomstedt.
    • EMI.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Pushkin Waltz in C sharp minor, Op 120 No 2

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Prokofiev - various works.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 8.


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