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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Breakfast with Petroc Trelawny, plus the Best of British Playlist and your musical requests and suggestions. email

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Nino Rota

    Waltzes from Il Gattopardo (The Leopard): Valzer del commiato

    Conductor: Marzio Conti. Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica del Teatro Massimo di Palermo.
    • Chandos.
  • Trad

    Old Reinlender from Sonndala

    Ensemble: Danish String Quartet.
    • Wood works.
    • Dacapo.
    • 12.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    String Quartet No 12 in F major, Op 96, 'American' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Pavel Haas Quartet.
    • Dvorak String Quartets - Pavel Haas Quartet.
    • Supraphon.
    • 8.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Mazeppa - opera in 3 acts, Act 1 no.4; Hopak (Cossack dance)

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • Teldec.
  • Ron Goodwin

    Where Eagles Dare: main theme

    Orchestra: Ron Goodwin Orchestra.
    • Ron Goodwin and His Orchestra: Adventure and Excitement.
    • EMI.
    • 004.
  • Morton Gould

    Boogie Woogie Etude

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor.
    • Dances!.
    • Decca.
    • 26.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for horn and orchestra no. 4 (K.495) in E flat major, 3rd mvt; Rondo

    Conductor: Anthony Halstead. Ensemble: The Hanover Band. Performer: Pip Eastop.
    • Hyperion.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata No 35 in A flat major, H XVI 43 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Haydn: Piano Sonatas: Marc-Andre Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Hänsel und Gretel (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • German Operetta Overtures: Academy of St Martin in the Fields/Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 5.
  • Karl Jenkins

    Healing Light from The Peacemakers

    Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Karl Jenkins: Motets.
    • DG.
    • 9.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Turtle Dove

    Conductor: Stephen Layton. Singer: Michael George. Choir: Holst Singers.
    • Over Hill, Over Dale.
    • Hyperion.
    • 25.
  • E.J. Moeran

    In the mountain country - symphonic impression

    Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra. Conductor: JoAnn Falletta.
    • Moeran: In the Mountain Country.
    • Naxos.
    • 2.
  • Giacomo Puccini


    Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Puccini: Discoveries: Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi/Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Joaquín Rodrigo

    Concierto de Aranjuez (1st mvt)

    Performer: Miloš Karadaglić. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • Milos Karadaglic - Aranjuez.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Clark Thomas

    While Shepherds Watched

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony no. 5 (Op.100) in B flat major, 2nd movement; Allegro moderato

    Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Prokofiev: Symphonies nos. 5 & 1: Tilson Thomas.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 2.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Cantique de Jean Racine

    Performer: Tom Etheridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury. Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge.
    • Kings.
  • Trad.

    Good King Wenceslas

    Music Arranger: Douglas Gamley. Conductor: Richard Bonynge. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Singer: Joan Sutherland.
    • Christmas Stars.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Brindisi (La traviata)

    Singer: Angela Gheorghiu. Singer: Roberto Alagna. Choir: London Voices. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Verdi per due.
    • 19.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in A minor for 2 violins, RV 519

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Daniel Stravrawa. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Vivaldi II: Nigel Kennedy; Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 1-3.
  • John Rutter

    What sweeter music - carol for chorus

    Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton. Choir: City of London Choir. Performer: Mark Williams.
    • In Terra Pax: A Christmas Anthology.
    • Naxos.
    • 11.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Weihnachts-Oratorium (BWV.248); Pt.2, no.19; Schlafe, mein Liebster [aria]

    Singer: Wiebke Lehmkuhl. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig.
    • Bach: Weihnachts-Oratorium; Dresdner Kammerchor, Gewandhausorchester, Riccardo C.
    • Decca.
    • 19.


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