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

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka op.33 no.2

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • SK 64 399.
    • SONY.
    • 10.
  • Alexander Borodin

    In the steppes of central Asia

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture, Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin: Neeme Jarvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Marin Marais

    Pieces en trio - suite no. 1 in C major [1692]; Prelude

    Ensemble: Purcell Quartet. Performer: William Hunt.
    • Marin Marais 'La folia' & other music for viols and violins The Purcell Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Marin Marais

    Pieces en trio - suite no. 1 in C major [1692]; Sarabande

    Ensemble: Purcell Quartet. Performer: William Hunt.
    • Marin Marais 'La folia' & other music for viols and violins The Purcell Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Marin Marais

    Pieces en trio - suite no. 1 in C major [1692]; Sarabande II

    Ensemble: Purcell Quartet. Performer: William Hunt.
    • Marin Marais 'La folia' & other music for viols and violins The Purcell Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Percy Grainger

    Mock Morris

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Grainger Edition Vol.6: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata no. 1 in G minor BWV.1001 for violin solo: Siciliano; Presto

    Performer: Chris Thile.
    • Bach: Sonatas and Partitas, Vol.1.
    • Nonesuch Records.
    • 3-4.
  • Graham Peel

    In summertime on Bredon

    Singer: Sir Thomas Allen. Performer: Malcolm Martineau.
    • Songs My Father Taught Me.
    • Hyperion.
    • 17.
  • Dumisani Maraire

    Mai Nozipo [Mother Nozipo] for string quartet and African drums

    Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Kronos Quartet - Pieces of Africa.
    • Elektra Nonesuch.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Les petits riens (Overture)

    Orchestra: Norwegian National Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Mozart: Overtures.
    • Naive.
    • 16.
  • Edward Elgar

    Concerto for cello and orchestra (Op.85) in E minor, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Barbirolli. Performer: Jacqueline du Pré.
    • Elgar: Cello Concerto/Sea Pictures: Du Pre/Baker/Barbirolli.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Moto perpetuo in C major, Op 11

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Performer: Göran Söllscher.
    • Paganini: For Two: Gil Shaham/Goran Sollscher.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 22.
  • Gabriel Jackson

    I am the voice of the wind

    Ensemble: Vasari Singers. Conductor: Jeremy Backhouse.
    • Gabriel Jackson: Requiem: Vasari Singers/Jeremy Backhouse.
    • Naxos.
    • 9.
  • Frederick Delius

    2 Aquarelles for string orchestra, arr. Fenby...: no.2; Gaily, but not too quick

    Conductor: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Music Arranger: Eric Fenby.
    • Vaughan Williams/Walton/Delius.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 11.
  • George Gershwin

    Three Preludes

    Performer: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Gershwin : The 1920's & the 1930's: Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance no.6 in D

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • 462-589-2.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 6.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche - no.3; Brazileira [Mouvement de Samba]

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Piers Lane.
    • Chandos.
  • Niccolò Jommelli

    Periodical Overture

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

    Threads (Intermezzo No 2)

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Bridge: Orchestral Works Vol.5: Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 9.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Chanson russe [from 'Mavra'], arr. Stravinsky and Dushkin for violin and piano

    Music Arranger: Igor Stravinsky. Performer: Olli Mustonen. Performer: Isabelle van Keulen. Music Arranger: Dushkin, S..
    • Stravinsky - The Works for Violin and Piano.
    • Philips Classics.
    • 9.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Fantasia para un gentilhombre for guitar and orchestra, Canario

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Douglas Boyd. Performer: Charles Ramirez.
    • Rodrigo: Ramirez, C.O.E., Boyd.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Giovanni Pacini

    Stella di Napoli: Stella Ove t'aggiri, o barbaro

    Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Orchestra: Orchestre et Choeur de l'Opera National de Lyon. Conductor: Riccardo Minasi.
    • Stella di Napoli - Joyce DiDonato.
    • Erato.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sheep may safely graze arr for piano

    Performer: Gabriela Montero.
    • Gabriela Montero - Bach and Beyond.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • William Walton

    Orb and Sceptre - coronation march

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Walton: The Centenary Edition: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Litton.
    • Decca.
    • 18.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Israel in Egypt: I will Sing Unto the Lord

    Ensemble: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • COR 16073.
    • CORO.
    • 19.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Pini di Roma - symphonic poem: I Pini della via Appia

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome.
    • Respighi: Roman Triology; Il Tramonto.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.

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