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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Breakfast with Petroc Trelawny, including news from the Carol Competition, the Best of British Playlist and your suggestions for our annual musical Advent Calendar.
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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata No 140 "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme" (opening chorus)

    Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • J.S. Bach, Cantatas Vol 12: Gardiner.
    • Soli Deo Gloria.
    • 19.
  • Claude Debussy

    Danse sacree et danse profane for harp and strings

    Conductor: Serge Baudo. Performer: Karel Patras. Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Supraphon.
  • Antonio Bazzini

    La ronde des lutins, Scherzo fantastique for violin and piano

    Performer: Maxim Vengerov. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Paganini/Saraste/Kreisler/Wieniawski: Vengerov/Golan.
    • Teldec.
  • Kenneth J. Alford

    Colonel Bogey - march

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Carl Davis.
    • Give Me a Smile: Songs and Music of World War II.
    • Threefold.
    • 12.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in A major, Op 118 No 2

    Performer: Hélène Grimaud.
    • Brahms: Piano music: Helene Grimaud.
    • Regis.
    • 12.
  • Maurizio Cazzati

    Ciaccona

    Ensemble: London Baroque.
    • The Trio Sonata in 17th-century Italy.
    • Bis.
    • 8.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Quem pastores laudavere for voices and continuo

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Director: Graham Ross.
    • Luz de caelo - Music for Christmas.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 1 (Op.21) in C major, 4th movement; Finale

    Conductor: Colin Davis. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
    • Pentatone.
  • Peter Dickinson

    Contemplation no.3

  • Peter Dickinson

    Contemplation no.3

  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in E flat major, Op 20 No 1 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Doric String Quartet.
    • Chandos.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Much Ado about Nothing Suite, Op.11 (Hornpipe)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • Korngold: Orchestral Works: London Symphony Orchestra/Previn.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in F sharp major, Op 15 No 2

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Chopin/Liszt/Ravel: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Michael Haydn

    Trumpet Concerto No 2 in C major (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Crispian Steele‐Perkins. Orchestra: King's Consort. Conductor: Robert King.
    • Classical Trumpet Concertos: Steele-Perkins/The King's Consort/King.
    • Hyperion.
    • 5.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Calme des Nuits

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • Romance du Soir.
    • Signum.
    • 1.
  • Ernesto Lecuona

    Suite Andalucia vers. for piano; Andalucia

    Performer: Clara Rodriguez.
    • Ernesto Lecuona - Clara Rodriquez - Piano.
    • Meridian.
    • 23.
  • Manuel de Falla

    La Vida breve - lyric drama in 2 acts, Act 2 sc.1; Dance no.1 (Jota)

    Conductor: Antal Doráti. Orchestra: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra.
    • Dorati conducts Albeniz, Falla, Moussourgsky, Smetana.
    • Mercury.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    La belle Hélène (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Offenbach: Overtures: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Ralph Warman

    Can it Be True?

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill. Lyricist: Susan Hill.
  • Andy Whitfield

    Can it Be True?

    Performer: Richard Pearce. Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill. Lyricist: Susan Hill.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Zoroastre Suite (Overture)

    Orchestra: Le Concert des Nations. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Rameau: L'Orchestre de Louis XV. Suites d'Orchestre: Le Concert Des Nations/Sava.
    • Alia Vox.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker Suite, Op 71a (March)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite: Philharmonia/Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 2.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker Suite, Op 71a (Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy)

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite: Philharmonia/Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 3.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker - suite (Op.71a), no.2c; Russian dance "Trepak"

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite: Philharmonia/Tilson Thomas.
    • CBS.
    • 4.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Concerto in D major H.18.11 for keyboard and orchestra

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud. Conductor: Bernard Labadie. Ensemble: Les Violons du Roy.
    • Jeunehomme.
    • Erato.
    • 6.
  • Trad.

    Sans Day Carol

    Singer: Maddy Prior. Ensemble: The Carnival Band.
    • A Tapestry of Carols.
    • Saydisc.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Mandolin Concerto in C major RV.425

    Performer: Paul O’Dette. Performer: Roy Goodman. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Director: Peter Holman.
    • Vivaldi: Music for Lute and Mandolin; Paul O'Dette, The Parley of Instruments.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.

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