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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring 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.
Email with your music requests.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Leroy Anderson

    The Syncopated Clock

    Orchestra: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Leroy Anderson: Favourites: Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra/Slatkin.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 16.
  • Kurt Atterberg

    Prelude from Suite no.3, Op.19 no.1 for violin, viola and string orchestra

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Sara Trobäck Hesselink. Performer: Per Högberg. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Atterberg.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude in B minor from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no.10 BWV855

    Performer: James Rhodes. Music Arranger: Siloti. Music Arranger: Alexander.
    • raxor blades, little pills, big pianos.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 13.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no 5 BWV 810: Prelude

    Performer: Piotr Anderszewski.
    • Bach: English Suites 1, 3 & 5.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 18.
  • Amy Beach

    Serenade after Richard Strauss's Ständchen

    Performer: Kirsten Johnson.
    • Guild.
  • Herman Bellstedt


    Performer: Black Dyke Band. Performer: Roger Webster. Conductor: Nicholas J Childs.
    • Essential Dyke Vol. III: Black Dyke Band, Nicholas J Childs.
    • Doyen.
    • 3.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Le corsaire

    Orchestra: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Chandos.
  • Bob Chilcott

    The Rose in the Middle of Winter for chorus

    Conductor: Matthew Berry. Choir: Commotio.
    • Bob Chilcott: The Rose in the Middle of Winter.
    • Naxos.
    • 4.
  • William Brade

    Cornish Dance; Irish Dance; Scottish Dance

    Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Performer: Timothy Roberts.
    • English music from Henry VIII to Charles II.
    • 17.
  • John Rutter

    All bells in paradise

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • Favourite carols from King's.
    • King's College.
    • 23.
  • François Francœur

    Scanderberg: Overture

    Conductor: Jérôme Corréas. Ensemble: Les Paladins. Composer: Jean‐Féry Rebel.
    • Le Triomphe de L'amour - Sandrine Piau.
    • Naive.
    • 4.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festive Overture, Op 96

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Shostakovich: Symphony No.2 etc: Royal Philhamonic Orchestra/Ashkenazy.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Song to the Moon (Rusalka)

    Singer: Renée Fleming. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Renee Fleming: By Request.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Enrique Granados

    Goyescas - 7 pieces for piano, no.3; El Fandango de candil (Le fandango)

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Granados: Goyescas: Garrick Ohlsson.
    • Hyperion.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Symphony No 98 in B flat major (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Haydn: 7 "London" Symphonies: COE, Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.
  • Franz Schubert

    Quintet... (D.667) in A major "Trout", 4th mvt; Thema und 6 Variationen

    Ensemble: Leipzig String Quartet. Performer: Christian Zacharias.
    • Schubert: Piano Quintet etc: Zacharias/Leipziger Streichquartett.
    • MDG.
    • 4.
  • John McCabe

    Symphony no 1 ‘Elegy’: 2nd mvt: Dance

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: John Snashall.
    • John McCabe: Composer, Pianist, Conductor.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K 466 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Martha Argerich. Orchestra: Orchestra Mozart. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Mozart Piano Concertos K.503 and K.466.
    • DG.
    • 6.
  • Maurice Ravel


    Singer: Marc Duguay. Choir: Chœur de l’Université Paris-Sorbonne. Orchestra: Orchestre de l'Université Paris-Sorbonne. Conductor: Jacques Grimbert.
    • Prix de Rome Cantatas.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 9.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Overture (Suite) (TWV.55:D6) in D major..., 6. Courante & 7. Double

    Performer: Jordi Savall. Director: Jordi Savall. Ensemble: Le Concert des Nations.
    • Le Concert Spirituel: Le Concert des Nations / Jordi Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 12.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Vespers of 1610: Opening: Deus in adiutorium meum intende

    Orchestra: The Sixteen Orchestra. Conductor: Harry Christophers. Choir: The Sixteen. Singer: Mark Dobell.
    • Coro.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker (Mother Gigogne and the Clowns)

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Berliner Philharmoniker/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • Trad.

    Foggy foggy dew

    Performer: Philip Ledger. Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Singer: Robert Tear.
    • The Foggy, Foggy Dew.
    • EMI.
    • 1.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    The Ruler of the Spirits, Op 27

    Orchestra: Tapiola Sinfonietta. Conductor: Jean‐Jacques Kantorow.
    • Weber: Overtures.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Malcolm Williamson

    Suite from Our Man in Havana: Serenade

    Orchestra: Iceland Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • Orchestral Works, Volume 1.
    • Chandos.
    • 4-5.


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