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Friday - 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 with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • František Kmoch

    Jarabacek; pochod/march

    Conductor: Václav Neumann. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Old Czech Marches and Dances.
    • Supraphon.
    • 4.
  • William Byrd

    Ave verum corpus for 4 voices

    Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Renaissance, Music for inner peace: The Sixteen/Harry Christophers.
    • UCJ.
    • 9.
  • Stanislaw Moniuszko

    Verbum nobile - Opera: Overture (1860)

    Conductor: Antoni Wit. Orchestra: Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Moniuszko: Overtures.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jesus bleibet meine Freude arr. Myra Hess

    Performer: Myra Hess.
    • Pianists of the 20th Century: Myra Hess.
    • Philips.
    • 21.
  • Louis Spohr

    Variations on a theme from "Alruna" for clarinet and orch (WoO.15) in B flat maj

    Performer: Michael Collins. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Robin O'Neill.
    • Spohr: Clarinet Concertos 1&2: Collins/Swedish Chamber Orchestra/O'Neill.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto no. 24 in C minor K.491 for piano and orchestra: 2nd mvt; Larghetto

    Orchestra: National Arts Centre Orchestra. Performer: Angela Hewitt. Conductor: Hannu Lintu.
    • Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos 22 and 24.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Anitra's Dance (Peer Gynt Suite No 1, Op 46)

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • Grieg: Peer Gynt/Holberg Suite: Marriner.
    • Hanssler Classics.
    • 10.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Il nome glorioso in terra, santificato in cielo (Sinfonia)

    Performer: Simon Munday. Orchestra: La Serenissima. Director: Adrian Chandler.
    • Venice by Night: La Serenissima/Adrian Chandler.
    • Avie.
    • 18-20.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Requiem: 4th movement; Sanctus - Benedictus

    Orchestra: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan. Choir: Chorus of La Scala, Milan. Singer: Anja Harteros. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Singer: Jonas Kaufmann. Singer: René Pape. Singer: Elīna Garanča.
    • Verdi: Requiem.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • George Gershwin

    The George Gershwin song-book for piano, I got rhythm [from 'Girl crazy']

    Performer: Eugenie Russo.
    • American Piano Music, George Gershwin, Eugenie Russo, piano.
    • campion records.
    • 10.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Souvenir de Florence Op.70 for string sextet: 3rd movement; Allegretto moderato

    Ensemble: Camerata de Lausanne.
    • Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings; Souvenir de Florence.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 7.
  • Cipriani Potter

    Symphony no. 7 in F major [1826]: 3rd mvt

    Performer: Česká Komorní Filharmonie. Conductor: Douglas Bostock.
    • Sterndale Bennett/Cipriani Potter - Symphonies.
    • 7.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite No.3 in D minor HWV428: 3rd mvt; Courante

    Performer: Danny Driver.
    • CDA68041/2.
    • 12.
  • Max Bruch

    Scottish Fantasy for violin and orchestra, Op 46 (Finale)

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Conductor: Rory MacDonald. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
    • Nicola Benedetti - Homecoming.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Anna Weiss-Busoni

    Salon-Polka for the pianoforte Op.9 'Ferrucio'

    Performer: Holger Groschopp.
    • Bach Transcriptions.
    • Capriccio.
    • 27.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Petrushka: Pt.1; Danse russe

    Orchestra: Les Siècles. Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth.
    • Igor Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps; Petrouchka.
    • Musicales Actes Sud.
    • 16.
  • Santiago di Compostela

    Cantemus in omni die - hymn

    Director: Geoffrey Webber. Lyricist: Cu Chuimne of Iona. Choir: Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. Performer: Barnaby Brown.
    • In Praise of Saint Columba.
    • Delphian.
    • 11.
  • Benjamin Godard

    Introduction and Allegro Op.49 (1880): Allegro

    Conductor: Howard Shelley. Performer: Howard Shelley. Orchestra: Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Jun Yi Ma.
    • Godard: Piano Concertos; Introduction and Allegro.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 92 in G major, 'Oxford' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Haydn: Symphonies Nos 92 and 93, 97-99.
    • LSO Live.
    • 4.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    5 Melodies Op.35a arr. from 5 Songs..Op.35: no.4; Allegretto leggero e scherzano

    Performer: Steven Osborne. Performer: Alina Ibragimova.
    • Prokofiev: Violin Sonatas; Five Melodies.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Grigoras Dinicu

    Hora staccato

    Performer: Michael Rabin. Orchestra: The Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Felix Slatkin.
    • Icon: Michael Rabin.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Hubert Parry

    England - choral song for unison voices

    Singer: Mary Jarred. Orchestra: Massed Choirs.
    • Mary Jarred and Massed Choirs - England.
    • HMV.
    • 1.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Flute Concerto No 3 in A major, Wq 168 (1st mvt, Allegro)

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Orchestra: Kammerakademie Potsdam.
    • C.P.E.Bach: 4 Symphonies: The English Concert, Andrew Manze.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Ernesto Lecuona

    Rapsodia Argentina for Piano and Orchestra (1937)

    Performer: Thomas Tirino. Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Bartos.
    • Lecuona: Piano Music, Volume 2.
    • BIS.
    • 1.


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