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Wednesday - 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 Bach Before Seven.

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Strauss II

    Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

    Performer: Yuja Wang. Music Arranger: Georges Cziffra.
    • Yuja Wang - Fantasia.
    • DG.
    • 10.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in E flat major, K 375 (1st mvt)

    Performer: Heinrich Braun. Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Winds. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Eine kleine Nachtmusik / Clarinet Concerto / Serenade No. 11 (Symphonieorchester.
    • RCA Victor Red Seal.
    • 008.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Sonata for violin and continuo (RV.758) in A major..., 4th mvt; Corrente

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Performer: Nigel North. Performer: John Toll.
    • Vivaldi: "Manchester" Sonatas Nos.1-6: Romanesca.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 24.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie fantastique (Un bal)

    Conductor: Robin Ticciati. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Ticciati.
    • Linn.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no.106 - Sonatina and Coro

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A flat major, Op 34 No 1

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska.
    • Chopin Recital: Janina Fialkowska.
    • Atma Classique.
    • 2.
  • Albert Ketèlbey

    Bells across the Meadows

    Orchestra: New Symphony Orchestra of London. Conductor: Robert Sharples.
    • The World of Ketelbey: In A Monastery Garden, etc..
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Quartet no. 12 in F major Op.96 (American): 1st mvt; Allegro ma non troppo

    Ensemble: Pavel Haas Quartet.
    • Dvorak: String Quartets Opp 106 and 96 'American'.
    • Supraphon.
    • 5.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Gioite voi col canto

    Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • Gesualdo: Quinto Libro di Madrigali: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • ECM.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Così fan tutte (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Henry Purcell

    Three parts upon a ground Z.731 for 3 violins and continuo

    Ensemble: Leonhardt‐Consort.
    • Henry Purcell: Anthems; Instrumental Music; Songs.
    • Teldec.
    • 6.
  • Aaron Copland

    Appalachian Spring Suite (No 6; No 7; No 8)

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Copland: Appalachian Spring, Stravinsky: Apollon Musagete: Dorati.
    • Decca.
    • 6-8.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Te Deum [1826] for double chorus and continuo in D major, Te Deum laudamus

    Director: Nicol Matt. Choir: Chamber Choir of Europe.
    • Mendelssohn: Choral Works: Chamber Choir of Europe/Nicol Matt.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 4.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Te deum Laudamus

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Concerto in B flat major for trombone and military band (1st mvt0

    Music Arranger: Otto Zurmühle. Performer: Christian Lindberg. Orchestra: Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Chikara Imamura.
    • Windpower: Christian Lindberg/Kosei Wind Orchestra/Chikara Imamura.
    • BIS.
    • 3.
  • Niccolò Jommelli

    Periodical Overture

    Orchestra: Concerto Köln. Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado.
    • El Maestro - Farinelli.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 19.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    10 Pieces pittoresques for piano: no.10; Scherzo-valse

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Chabrier: Dix Pieces Pittoresques and other piano music.
    • Hyperion.
    • 12.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Intermezzo (Hary Janos Suite, Op 35a)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Kodaly: "Hary Janos" Suite: Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 15.
  • Manuel de Falla

    Ritual Fire Dance (El amor brujo)

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Eduardo Mata.
    • Music of Manuel De Falla: Simon Bolivar Symophony Orchestra, Mata, Senn.
    • Dorian.
    • 1.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    L'Amour est le dieu de la paix (Anacréon)

    Singer: Sandrine Piau. Orchestra: Les Paladins. Conductor: Jérôme Corréas.
    • Le Triomphe De L'Amour.
    • Naive.
    • 3.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in G major, Op 49 No 2

    Performer: Stephen Kovacevich.
    • Beethoven: Piano Sonatas, Opp.26, 27 & 49.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 19.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Boutique fantasque - suite from the ballet, from music by Rossini: Mazurka

    Conductor: Charles Dutoit. Composer: Ottorino Respighi. Orchestra: Orchestre symphonique de Montréal.
    • Respighi: La Boutique Fantasque, etc..
    • Decca.
    • 3.

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