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Ten Pieces: Thurday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Playlist, listener requests and Ten Pieces: John Adams's Short Ride in a Fast Machine.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, with the Best of British music Playlist, compiled from listener requests. Also, including requests for your favourite works and pieces that you would like to hear. Breakfast will be featuring John Adams' Short Ride in a Fast Machine and talking to people involved in the BBC Music Ten Pieces project. Ten Pieces aims to inspire a generation of children to get creative with classical music. Email with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Nocturne (Pan Voyevoda Suite)

    Orchestra: Russian State Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov.
    • Russian Adagios.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 3.
  • Thomas Tallis

    O nata lux de lumine for 5 voices

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Conductor: Peter Phillips.
    • The Tallis Scholars - Renaissance Radio.
    • Gimell.
    • 6.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony no. 83 (H.1.83) in G minor "The Hen", 4th movement; Finale

    Ensemble: Tafelmusik. Conductor: Bruno Weil.
    • Haydn: Paris Symphonies Nos. 82, 83 & 84: Tafelmusik/Weil.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 8.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Rapsodie espagnole vers. for 2 pianos, Malaguena

    Ensemble: Katia & Marielle Labèque.
    • Maurice Ravel Katia Et Marielle Labeque.
    • KML.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto no. 2 (BWV.1047) in F major [complete]

    Ensemble: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • J.S.Bach: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1, 2, 3: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Archiv Produktion.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Karelia Suite (Intermezzo)

    Conductor: Neeme Järvi. Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra.
    • Sibelius: Finlandia/Luonnota U.A. : Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra/Jarvi.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Louis Spohr

    Septet in A minor Op.147: 3rd movement; Scherzo and 2 trios (Vivace)

    Ensemble: Ensemble 360.
    • Spohr: septet & Nonet.
    • ASV Gold.
    • 1.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March; Scherzo (The Love for Three Oranges, Op 33b)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rudolf Kempe.
    • BBC Legends.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Trio Sonata in C minor, Op 1 No 8

    Performer: Jakob Lindberg. Ensemble: The Purcell Quartet.
    • Chandos.
  • Franz Schubert

    Nacht und Traume D.827

    Singer: Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau. Performer: Gerald Moore.
    • Schubert Lieder Volume 2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Franz Liszt

    Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa (Années de pèlerinage II)

    Performer: Llŷr Williams.
    • Liszt: Piano Works: Llyr Williams.
    • Signum Classics.
  • John Adams

    Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Adams: Harmonielehre etc: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 6.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Menuet in G minor

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • Carl Nielsen: 4 Quartets and 6 Movements for String Quartet.
    • Kontrapunkt.
    • 10.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic dances (Op.72) orch. composer, no.16 [series 2 no.8] in A flat major;

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Antal Doráti.
    • Dvorak: Slavonic Dances etc.: RPO/Detroit SO/Dorati.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Percy Grainger

    Brigg Fair arr. for tenor and chorus

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Singer: Robert Johnson. Orchestra: English Country Gardiner Orchestra.
    • The music of Percy Grainger: Monteverdi Choir/John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Henry Litolff

    Concerto symphonique No 2 in B minor, Op 22 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Peter Donohoe. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • Litolff Concertos Symphoniques Nos 2 & 4.
    • Hyperion.
    • 2.
  • Thomas Robinson

    Spanish Pavan (Cozens Lute Book)

    Performer: Jakob Lindberg.
    • Jacobean Lute Music.
    • BIS.
    • 26.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 31 in D major, K 297, 'Paris' (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Christopher George. Conductor: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Symphonies; SCO; Sir Charles Mackerras.
    • Linn.
    • 8.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    24 Caprices Op.1 for violin solo: no.24 in A minor; Theme and variations

    Performer: Julia Fischer.
    • Paganini 24 Caprices.
    • Decca.
    • 24.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Eugene Onegin - lyric scenes in 3 acts (Op.24), Act 2 sc.1; Waltz [Intro]

    Orchestra: Kirov Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Gergiev.
    • Mussorgsky, Tchaikovsky: Russian Spectacular: Kirov Orchestra & Chorus, Gergiev.
    • Philips.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Tarantelle in A flat major, Op 43

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • London.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony no. 5 in D major: 3rd movement; Romanza (Lento)

    Conductor: Vernon Handley. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Vaughan Williams Symphony No.5.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Trio Sonata no.1 in E flat, BWV.525; Adagio

    Performer: Julian Bream. Performer: George Malcolm.
    • 88697214427.
    • RCA.
    • 6.
  • Ralph Rainger

    Thanks for the Memory

    Singer: Martha Tilton. Ensemble: Benny Goodman and His Orchestra.
    • ND85630.
    • 16.


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