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Monday - 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

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus, K 618

    Choir: Tenebrae. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Mozart: Requiem.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 15.
  • Leos Janáček

    The Saws (Lachian Dances)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Supraphon.
  • Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Trio sonata for 2 violins and continuo no.7 in F major; 2nd mvt; Allegro

    Director: Balazs Mate. Ensemble: Aura Musicale.
    • CHR. W. Gluck The Seven Trio Sonatas Aura Musicale.
    • Hungaroton Classic.
    • 20.
  • Gabriel Pierné

    Scherzo-caprice, Op 25

    Performer: Stephen Coombs. Conductor: Ronald Corp. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
    • Pierne: The Complete Works for Piano and Orchestra: Stephen Coombs, BBCSSO, Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata no. 27 BWV.27 (Wer weiss, wie nahe mir mein Ende): Willkommen! (Aria)

    Singer: Petra Noskaiová. Ensemble: La Petite Bande. Director: Sigiswald Kuijken.
    • J.S. Bach - La Petite Bande BWV 138 - 27 - 47 - 96 Vol.12.
    • ACCENT.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Prelude in G minor op 23 no 5

    Performer: Denis Matsuev.
    • Encore from Prom 67, 7th September 2014.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Sword in the stone - suite for ensemble [1938]

    Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • Britten - Night Mail; Phaedra; Sinfonietta; Lachrymae.
    • Hyperion.
    • 26.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier


    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Chabrier: Orchestral works: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande/Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Franz Liszt

    Transcendental Study No 4 in D minor, 'Mazeppa'

    Performer: Alice Sara Ott.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 4.
  • Richard Strauss

    Säusle, liebe Myrthe, Op 68 No 3

    Singer: Diana Damrau. Orchestra: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
    • Richard Strauss: Orchestral Songs, Diana Damrau/Christian Thielemann.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 9.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Souvenir de Florence, Op 70 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Yuri Yurov. Performer: Mikhail Milman. Ensemble: Borodin Quartet.
    • Tchaikovsky: String Quartets Nos. 1-3, Souvenir De Florence.
    • Teldec.
    • 8.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony no. 8 in D minor: 4th movement; Toccata

    Conductor: Sir Mark Elder. Orchestra: Hallé.
    • Vaughan Williams - Symphony No.5; Symphony No.8.
    • Halle.
    • 8.
  • Stefano Landi

    Homo fugit velut umbra (Passacaglia della Vita)

    Singer: Johannette Zomer. Director: Christina Pluhar. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Singer: Stephan van Dyck.
    • Landi: 'Homo fugit velut umbra...'.
    • ALPHA.
    • 1.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite (Intermezzo)

    Conductor: Leif Segerstam. Orchestra: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Sibelius: Violin Concerto etc: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra/Segerstam.
    • Ondine.
    • 4.
  • Louis‐Claude Daquin

    Le coucou (Harpsichord Suite No 3 in E minor)

    Performer: Sophie Yates.
    • La Sophie: Sophie Yates.
    • Chandos.
    • 12.
  • Richard Wagner

    Lohengrin - opera in 3 acts: Act 3; Prelude

    Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra. Conductor: Franz Welser‐Möst.
    • Wagner: Preludes and Overtures; Wesendonck-Lieder.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Quartet no. 1 in A major Op.2 for strings: 3rd movement; Allegro scherzando

    Ensemble: Vlachovo kvarteto Praha.
    • Dvorak: String Quartets Vol.7.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Paladins - orchestral suite, Contredanse en rondeau

    Conductor: Gustav Leonhardt. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
    • Rameau: Suite Les Paladins: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Leonhardt.
    • Philips.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 45 in F sharp minor, 'Farewell' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.


    • L'Oiseau-Lyre.
  • Claude Debussy

    Clair de lune, orch. Lucien Cailliet

    Orchestrator: Lucien Cailliet. Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Clair de lune: Music of France: Ormandy.
    • RCA Victor.
    • 5.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie (Overture)

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Rossini: 10 Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 10.
  • Fernando Sor

    La Romanesca

    Performer: Judith Hall. Performer: Walker, Tim.
    • Habanera! Judith Hall (flute) & Tim Walker (Guitar).
    • Collins Classics.
    • 3.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for string orchestra (RV.159) in A major

    Ensemble: Concerto Italiano. Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Vivaldi: Concerti per archi: Concerto Italiano/Alessandrini.
    • Opus 111.
    • 1-3.
  • Peter Maxwell Davies

    Farewell To Stromness

    Performer: Peter Maxwell Davies.


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