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Monday - Petroc Trelawny

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

Music Played

  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Gloria (Dixit Dominus II)

    Singer: Elin Manahan Thomas. Singer: Sally Bruce-Payne. Singer: Guy Cutting. Singer: Matthew Brook. Choir: Choir of The Queen's College, Oxford.
    • Handel; Scarlatti: Dixit Dominus.
    • Avie.
    • 8.
  • Franz Liszt

    Annees de pelerinage - 2me annee, Italie S.161: Sonetto 47 del Petrarca

    Performer: Llŷr Williams.
    • Liszt: Piano Works.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 2.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping Beauty (Act 3: Waltz)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • EMI.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quintet No 2 in G minor, Op 111 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Thomas Kakuska. Ensemble: Belcea Quartet.
    • Brahms: String Quartet No.1 etc..
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 198 BWV.198 (Lass, Furstin, lass noch einen Strahl: Part 1, Chorus

    Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Choir: Amsterdam Baroque Choir. Director: Ton Koopman.
    • Bach - Complete Cantatas: Volume 4.
    • Erato.
    • 1.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • The Grainger Edition, Vol.2 - Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Trio Sonata in G major, HWV.384

    Ensemble: Convivium.
    • Handel, Trio Sonatas for Oboe and Violin: Convivium.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Leos Janáček

    The Saws (Lachian Dances)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Supraphon.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: No. 2 in C sharp minor, Prelude (Lento)

    Performer: Howard Shelley.
    • Hyperion.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No. 35 in D, K. 385 'Haffner'

    Conductor: Frans Brüggen. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century.
    • Philips.
  • Thomas Tellefsen

    Nocturne in F major

    Performer: Einar Steen-Nøkleberg.
    • The Complete Works for Piano Solo.
    • Simax.
    • 5.
  • Arthur Bliss

    Adam Zero - ballet T.67: Awakening of Love and Dance of Summer

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Bliss: Meditations on a Theme of John Blow; Checkmate; Adam Zero.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6-8.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Preludio (The Birds)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Respighi: Antiche Danze, Arie I & III etc: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 3 (BWV.1048) in G major, 3rd movement; Allegro

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Bach: Brandenburg Concertos.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Herbert Hughes

    Johnny I hardly knew ye! for voice and piano

    Singer: Ailish Tynan. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • Signum.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Håkan Hardenberger. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Haydn, Hummel etc: Trumpet Concertos: Hardenberger/Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 3.
  • William Walton

    Henry V (Overture)

    Music Arranger: Muir Mathieson. Conductor: Andrew Litton. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.
    • Walton: Belshazzar's Feast etc: Terfel/Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Litton.
    • London.
    • 11.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Nocturnes for piano (Op.9), no.2 in E flat major arr. Popper for cello and pno

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Music Arranger: David Popper. Performer: Cécile Licad.
    • Encores as performed by Pablo Casals: Gerhardt/Licad.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Don Carlos - Act 3 sc.1; La Peregrina [ballet music]

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: John Matheson.
    • Don Carlos: Original 1867 French Version.
    • 19-20.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    3 Shanties, Op 4

    Ensemble: East Winds Ensemble.
    • Arnold: Wind Chamber Music: East Winds.
    • Naxos.
    • 28.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quartettsatz in C minor, D 703

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Song of the Flea

    Singer: John Tomlinson. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: David Parry.
    • Great Operatic Arias.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Clavierstucke - 2 musical sketches for piano, no.1; Andante cantabile in Bb maj

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Mendelssohn: Lieder Ohne Worte: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 32.
  • Robert Schumann


    Performer: Anna Prohaska. Performer: Eric Schneider.
    • 4779463.
    • DG.
    • 12.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    La Campanella

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Mann.
    • Chloe.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 1.


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