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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

Tue 27 May 2014 06:30

Music Played

  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Suite pastorale for orchestra [from 4 of '10 Pieces...], Danse villageoise

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Chabrier: Espana: Wiener Philharmoniker, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Pieces de clavecin [1724, rev.1731], Le Rappel des oiseaux [E minor]

    Performer: Jill Crossland.
    • Rameau: Pieces for Keyboard: Jill Crossland.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Crown of India - imperial masque..., no.10; March: The crown of India

    Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis. Choir: Sheffield Philharmonic Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • Elgar: The Crown of India/MArches - BBC Phil/Davis.
    • Chandos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento (K.563) in Eb major for violin, viola and cello, 6th mvt; Allegro

    Ensemble: Florin Ensemble.
    • Florin.
    • Florin Music.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Erbarme dich from St Matthew Passion, BWV.244

    Singer: James Bowman. Orchestra: The King’s Consort. Director: Robert King.
    • The James Bowman Collection.
    • 1.
  • Jean Sibelius

    5 Pieces for violin and piano (Op.81), no.2 : Rondino

    Performer: Nils‐Erik Sparf. Performer: Bengt Forsberg.
    • Sibelius: The Complete Music for Violin and Piano.
    • Bis.
    • 18.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Piano Concerto No 2 in F major, Op 102 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Dmitri Shostakovich Jr.. Orchestra: I Musici de Montréal. Conductor: Maxim Dmitrievich Shostakovich.
    • Shostakovich: Piano concerto no. 2: I Musici de Montréal.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Anonymous

    Appalachian Barn Dance

    Ensemble: Apollo’s Fire. Director: Jeannette Sorrell.
    • Come to the River: An Early American Gathering.
    • Avie.
  • Percy Grainger

    Green Bushes

    Conductor: Richard Hickox. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Slatter op. 72: Prillar from church play Os

    Performer: Tom Poster.
    • CHRCD075.
    • 4.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Quartet for piano and strings no. 3 i C minor (Op.60): 2nd movement; Scherzo

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin. Ensemble: Leopold String Trio.
    • Brahms: Piano Quartets: Marc-Andre Hamelin, Leopold String Trio.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • John Sheppard

    Libera nos, salva nos

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Renaissance: Music for inner peace.
    • 17.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Jota (La vida breve)

    Orchestra: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jesús López Cobos.
    • Falla: La Vida Breve: Lopez-Cobos, Cincinnati Symphony Orchstra.
    • Telarc.
  • Josef Myslivecek

    L' Olimpiade - Overture;

    Conductor: Michi Gaigg. Orchestra: L’Orfeo Barockorchester.
    • Symphonies and Overtures.
    • cpo.
    • 7-9.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Farewell to Stromness

    Performer: Kevin Bowyer.
    • Private recording.
  • Frederick Rosse

    The Doge's March (Merchant of Venice Suite)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics - 4.
    • 016.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus, K 618

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Mozart: Requiem.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 15.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Bagatelle in C major, Op 33 No 5

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Beethoven: Alfred Brendel plays, vol.4.
    • Vox Box.
    • 13.
  • Aldemaro Romero

    Fuga con pajarillo (Suite for Strings)

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Fiesta: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela, Dudamel.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Richard Heuberger

    Midnight bells [from 'Der Opernball'] arr. Kreisler for violin and piano

    Performer: Tasmin Little. Performer: John Lenehan. Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler.
    • Tchaikovskiana: Tasmin LIttle, John Lenehan.
    • CFP.
  • George Frideric Handel

    La réjouissance (Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351)

    Orchestra: London Classical Players. Director: Sir Roger Norrington.
    • Handel: Water & Fireworks Music: London Classical Players, Norrington.
    • Virgin Veritas.
    • 22.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Serenade for Strings in E major, Op 22 (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Saito Kinen Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • Dvorak, Bartok, Wolf: Saito Kinen, Ozawa.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • György Ligeti

    Musica ricercata (Cantabile, molto legato)

    Performer: Fredrik Ullén.
    • Ligeti: The Complete Piano Music, Vol. 2.
    • BIS.
    • 7.
  • John Dowland

    The Frog Galliard

    Performer: Christoph Denoth.
    • SIG CD382.
    • SIGNUM.
    • 8.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Havanaise, Op.83

    Performer: Kyung-wha Chung. Conductor: Charles Dutoit. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • DECCA.


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