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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Music Playlist, listener requests, works by neglected composers and wake-up calls.

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

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Heute noch, heute noch (Cantata No 211 "Kaffee-Kantata")

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • J.S. Bach: Secular Cantatas: Bach Collegium Japan/Masaaki Suzuki.
    • BIS.
    • 18.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian dance no.6 in D major orch. Parlow [orig. pf. duet]

    Orchestrator: Parlow. Conductor: Iván Fischer. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra.
    • Brahms: Hungarian Dances: Budapest Festival Orchestra/Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 6.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    6 Studies Op.135 for piano [left hand]: no.4; Bourree

    Performer: Leon Fleisher.
    • Leon Fleisher: Recital.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 5.
  • Aaron Copland

    Morning on the Ranch (The Red Pony)

    Orchestra: Buffalo Philharmonic. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Copland: Four dances from Rodeo: Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra/Falletta.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Edward Elgar

    Organ Sonata No 1 in G major, Op 28: 4th movement; Presto

    Music Arranger: Gordon Jacob. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Elgar: Symphony No.1/Organ Sonata.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Sicilienne (Pelléas et Mélisande, Op.80)

    Performer: Robert Thuillier. Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Armin Jordan.
    • Pavane: The music of Gabriel Faure.
    • Erato.
    • 5.
  • John Taverner

    Kyrie (Leroy) for 4 voices

    Conductor: Duncan Ferguson. Choir: Choir of St. Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh.
    • John Taverner: Sacred Choral Music.
    • Delphian.
    • 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Cello Sonata in G minor, Op 65 (4th mvt)

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Steven Osborne.
    • Alkan; Chopin - Cello Sonatas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Berenice, regina d'Egitto (Overture)

    Orchestra: Il Complesso Barocco. Singer: Klara Ek. Singer: Ingela Bohlin. Singer: Romina Basso. Singer: Mary-Ellen Nesi. Singer: Franco Fagioli. Singer: Anicio Zorzi Giustiniani. Singer: Vito Priante. Conductor: Alan Curtis.
    • Handel: Berenice. Il Complesso Barocco, Alan Curtis.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 1.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Concerto - Finale

    Performer: Hilary Hahn. Conductor: Neville Marriner. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • Brahms/Stravinsky: Violin Concertos: Hilary Hahn.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 3.
  • King Henry VIII of England

    Helas Madame

    Ensemble: I Fagiolini. Ensemble: Concordia.
    • All the King's Men: Henry VIII & the princes of the Renaissance: Concordia, I Fa.
    • Metronome.
    • 4.
  • Gustav Holst

    Suite in E flat major for military band, Op 28 No 1 (Intermezzo)

    Orchestra: Royal Northern College of Music Wind Orchestra. Conductor: Timothy Reynish.
    • British Wind Band Classics.
    • Chandos.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Liebesleid (Old Viennese Dances)

    Performer: Joshua Bell. Performer: Paul Coker.
    • Kreisler: Liebesleid, Liebesfreud: Joshua Bell.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Francis Lopez

    Miracle de Paris

    Orchestra: Jacques-Henry Ryhs et son Orchestre. Composer: Mireille Brocey. Singer: Luis Mariano.
    • Ca C'est Paris!.
    • ASV.
    • 20.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15 - 3rd movement, Rondo (Finale)

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam. Orchestra: Norrköpings Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Andrew Parrott.
    • Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 3: Brautigam.
    • BIS.
    • 3.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Trio for piano and strings no.2 (Op.66) in C minor; 4th mvt; Allegro...

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Emanuel Ax. Performer: Itzhak Perlman.
    • Mendelssohn: Piano Trios, Opp. 49 & 66: Perlman : Ma : Ax.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 8.
  • William Walton

    Symphony no. 2: 2nd movement; Lento assai

    Conductor: Paul Daniel. Orchestra: Orchestra of Opera North.
    • Walton: Symphony No.2; Viola Concerto.
    • Naxos.
    • 6.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Job - a masque for dancing: Satan's dance of triumph

    Conductor: Andrew Davis. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • Walton - Belshazzar's Feast; Vaughan Williams - Job.
    • Warner Apex.
    • 12.
  • 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.
  • Steve Reich

    Duet for 2 violins and strings

    Ensemble: Smith Quartet.
    • Different Trains - Steve Reich/The Smith Quartet.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 4.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping beauty - suite (Op.66a), Waltz

    Conductor: James Levine. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • Tchaikovsky: Ballet suites: Levine.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.


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