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Tuesday - 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

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    String Quartet in E flat Op.12 – 2nd mvt: Canzonetta

    Ensemble: Minetti Quartett.
    • CD98645.
    • Hanssler Classic.
    • 6.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Una Furtiva lagrima from L' Elisir d'amore

    Singer: José Carreras. Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica della RAI di Torino. Conductor: Claudio Scimone.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Divertimento in B flat major, K 270 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • DG.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 6 in F major, Op 68, 'Pastoral' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Beethoven: 9 Symphonies: Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    French Suite No 5 in G major, BWV 816 (Gigue)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • J.S. Bach, The French Suites: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 28.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Berceuse (Dolly Suite, Op.56)

    Performer: Katia Labèque. Performer: Marielle Labèque.
    • Bizet, Ravel, Faure: Katia & Marielle Labeque.
    • Philips.
    • 13.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Messiah, Pt.1, no.3; And the glory of the Lord [chorus]

    Conductor: Trevor Pinnock. Choir: The English Concert Choir. Orchestra: The English Concert.
    • Handel: Messiah: The English Concert/Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Harold en Italie (Serenade)

    Performer: Yuri Abramovich Bashmet. Orchestra: Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Eliahu Inbal.
    • Berlioz: "Harold En Italie" Op.16.
    • Denon.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto in F major H.18.3 for keyboard and orchestra: 3rd movement; Presto

    Conductor: Gábor Takács‐Nagy. Orchestra: Manchester Camerata. Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Haydn: Piano Concertos.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A major RV.519, Op.3`5 for 2 violins and orchestra

    Performer: Jane Murdoch. Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble. Performer: Jonathan Rees. Director: Jonathan Rees.
    • Vivaldi: Concertos for Strings.
    • 7-9.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A flat major, Op 34 No 1

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Chopin - The Complete Waltzes.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Ivor Novello

    Perchance to dream - musical play: We'll gather lilacs

    Choir: Marian Grimaldi and The William Singers. Orchestra: The New World Orchestra. Conductor: Kenneth Alwyn.
    • The Music of Ivor Novello - Various Artists.
    • EMI.
    • 10.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Mendelssohn in Birmingham, Vol.2.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Anon 16th century

    La traditora - Dance

    Ensemble: Rose Consort of Viols.
    • DCD34149.
    • 8.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sonata in F major K.280 for piano i. 1st movement; Allegro assai

    Performer: Christian Blackshaw.
    • Christian Blackshaw: Mozart Piano Sonatas - Volume 1.
    • Wigmore Hall Live.
    • 4.
  • Edward Elgar

    Chanson de matin

    Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • 7476722.
    • EMI.
    • 16.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quintet in E flat major for piano and wind, Op.16 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy. Performer: Terence MacDonah. Performer: Jack Brymer. Performer: Alan Civil. Performer: William Waterhouse.
    • Mozart & Beethoven: Quintets: Ashkenazy/London Wind Soloists.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Dies irae (Requiem)

    Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano. Singer: Anja Harteros. Singer: Sonia Ganassi. Singer: Rolando Villazón. Singer: René Pape. Choir: Santa Cecilia Chorus. Conductor: Andres Maspero. Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Orchestra.
    • Verdi: Messa Da Requiem. Pappano.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    Belle nuit (Les contes d'Hoffmann)

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Barcarole - Favourite Orchestral Pieces.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 5 in D major BWV.1050: 1st movement; Allegro

    Conductor: Riccardo Chailly. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig.
    • Bach: Brandenburgische Konzerte.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    La Boheme - opera in 4 acts: Act 1; Mi chiamano Mimi [Mimi]

    Singer: Magda Olivero. Conductor: Ugo Tansini. Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica dell’IEAR.
    • Portraits: Tansini; Basile; Simonetto; Ghione.
    • Warner Fonit.
    • 8.
  • Traditional Danish

    Sondala; Old Reinlender, arr. The Danish String Quartet

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet. Music Arranger: Danish String Quartet.
    • Wood Works.
    • Da Capo.
    • 12.
  • Aaron Copland

    Street in a Frontier Town; Mexican Dance (Billy the Kid)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • RCA.
  • Trad.

    Down by the Salley Gardens

    Performer: Barry Douglas. Music Arranger: Barry Douglas.
    • Celtic Reflections.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Sonata No.11 in E: Allegro

    Performer: Stefan Temmingh. Performer: Olga Watts.
    • OC0101.
    • OEHMS.
    • 2.
  • Rudolf Sieczyński

    Wien, du Stadt meiner Traume Op.1

    Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Singer: Plácido Domingo. Conductor: Julius Rudel.
    • Vienna, City of My Dreams: Domingo.
    • EMI.
    • 5.


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