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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

Mon 26 May 2014 06:30

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Tarantelle styrienne (Danse) orch. Ravel

    Conductor: Riccardo Chailly. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
    • 479 0056.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse-Scherzo in C major, Op 34 arr for violin and piano

    Performer: Laurent Korcia. Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Laurent Korcia Danses.
    • Naive.
    • 11.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Laudate Dominum à 5

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Monteverdi: Selva morale e spirituale Vol.1: The Sixteen/Christophers.
    • Coro.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and fugue from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no. 1 (BWV.846) ...

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • J.S.Bach: Das Wohltemperierte Klavier: Andras Schiff.
    • ECM New Series.
  • George Gershwin

    Strike up the band - stage musical, Overture

    Orchestrator: Don Rose. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier.
    • Gershwin: An American In Paris etc.: Shelley/BBC Philharmonic/Tortelier.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • George Frideric Handel

    V'adoro, pupille (Giulio Cesare)

    Director: Emmanuelle Haïm. Singer: Natalie Dessay. Orchestra: Le Concert d’Astrée.
    • G. F. Handel: Cleopatra: Arias from Giulio Cesare: Natalie Dessay/Emmanuelle Hai.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 4.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Rhapsody No 1 in B minor, Op 79

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Brahms Handel Variations - Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Hungarian March (The Damnation of Faust)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24: LSO & Chorus/Davis.
    • LSO Live.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Finale from String quartet in B flat major, Op.55`3

    Ensemble: Salomon Quartet.
    • Haydn: "Tost II" Quartets Op.55.
    • 12.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Ground after the Scotch humour

    Performer: Pamela Thorby. Ensemble: Palladian Ensemble.
    • An Excess of Pleasure & The Winged Lion: Palladian Ensemble.
    • Linn.
    • 23.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    The Padstow Lifeboat

    Ensemble: Grimethorpe Colliery Band. Conductor: Malcolm Arnold.
    • Arnold on Brass.
    • Conifer.
    • 24.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Romance (Suite No 2 for two pianos, Op 17)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Performer: Nelson Freire.
    • Philips.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Finlandia, Op 26

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • Sibelius: Finlandia; Valse Triste; Grieg: Sigurd Jorsalfar; Salonen.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 11.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita No 1 in B flat major for keyboard, BWV 825 (Gigue)

    Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • J.S. Bach: Fantasies and Fugues, Clavier-Ubung I & II: Andreas Staier.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 6.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no. 1 (Op.25) in D major "Classical", 2nd movement; Larghetto

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Prokofiev: Symphonies nos. 5 & 1: Tilson Thomas.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 6.
  • Franz Liszt

    Au bord d'une source (Années de pèlerinage I)

    Performer: Nicholas Angelich.
    • Nicholas Angelich - Franz Liszt: Annees de Pelerinage.
    • Mirare.
    • 4.
  • Georges Bizet

    L' Arlesienne - suite no. 1 [complete]

    Orchestra: Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • The Best of Bizet.
    • Philips.
    • 11.
  • Gustav Holst

    A Fugal Overture, Op 40 No 1

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Holst: Orchestral works: London Symphony Orchestra/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 315, 'Summer'

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Performer: Christian Curnyn. Performer: Ruth Crouch. Performer: Catherine Rimer. Performer: Thomas Dunford. Performer: Jan Waterfield. Director: Christian Curnyn. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Nicola Benedetti: Italia.
    • Decca.
    • 16.
  • Robert Schumann

    Meine Rose, Op.90 no.2

    Performer: Christian Gerhaher. Performer: Gerold Huber.
    • 82876 589952.
    • RCA.
    • 18.
  • Joaquín Turina

    Orgie (Danzas Fantasticas)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Juanjo Mena.
    • BBC Recording.


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