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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Email 3Breakfast@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Engelbert Humperdinck

    Hansel & Gretel - "Abend will ich schlafen geh" and Dream Pantomime

    Singer: Jennifer Larmore. Singer: Ruth Ziesak. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
    • 4509945492.
    • TELDEC.
    • 17.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    L'Incoronazione di Dario (Sinfonia)

    Ensemble: La Serenissima. Director: Adrian Chandler.
    • A Tale of Two Seasons.
    • Avie.
    • 1-3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in G minor, Op 74 No 3, 'The Rider' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Endellion Quartet.
    • Haydn: String Quartets Op.74.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Two-Part Invention in E major, BWV 777; Two-Part Invention in E minor, BWV 778

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • Bach: Two-Part and Three-Part Inventions.
    • Decca.
    • 6-7.
  • Peter Warlock

    Capriol Suite

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Clio Gould.
    • English String Classics 2: Vaughan Williams/Warlock/Tippet/Elgar etc.
    • Warner Apex.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in E flat major, D 899 No 2

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Schubert: Impromptus: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • Philips.
    • 2.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    The Blue Bird

    Choir: The Cambridge Singers. Director: John Rutter.
    • CSCD500.
    • COLLEGIUM RECORDS.
    • 14.
  • Richard Strauss

    Duett-concertino (1st mvt)

    Performer: Nicole Kern. Performer: Higinio Arrué. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Conductor: Paavo Järvi.
    • R. Strauss.
    • Pentatone Classics.
    • 10.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Aladdin - incidental music (Op.34), Act 3; Oriental festival march

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung.
    • Nielsen: Gothenburg SO, Chung.
    • Bis.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Rondo brillant, 'Invitation to the Dance'

    Orchestrator: Hector Berlioz. Conductor: Fritz Reiner. Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
    • The Reiner Sound: Fritz Reiner.
    • RCA.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    3 movements from a Suite for orchestra (1946): Grotesque, Song , Gavotte

    Orchestra: Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jan Krenz.
    • CD180.
    • ACCORD.
    • 3-5.
  • William Walton

    Then sing aloud to God (Belshazzar's Feast)

    Singer: Thomas Hampson. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Choir: Cleveland Orchestra Chorus. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
    • Simon Rattle on EMI Classics.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Philip Glass

    Partita I. Opening

    Performer: Tim Fain.
    • Glass: Tim Fain plays Philip Glass/Tim Fain.
    • ORANGE MOUNTAIN.
    • 1.
  • Emil Nikolaus von Reznicek

    Donna Diana: overture

    Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Lance Friedel.
    • Great Comedy Overtures/Lance Friedel.
    • Naxos.
    • 5.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Oboe Concerto in A minor (1st mvt)

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia.
    • Oboe Concertos/Nicholas Daniel.
    • HARMONICA MUNDI.
    • 1.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Laudate pueri (Vespro della Beata Vergine)

    Singer: Grace Davidson. Singer: Charlotte Mobbs. Singer: Mark Dobell. Singer: Jeremy Budd. Singer: Ben Davis. Singer: Eamonn Dougan. Choir: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Orchestra of The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Vespers of 1610/The Sixteen.
    • CORO.
    • 4.
  • Erich Wolfgang Korngold

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
    • The Silver Violin: Nicola Benedetti.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

    Stabat mater dolorosa (Stabat mater in F minor)

    Singer: Julia Lezhneva. Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Orchestra: I Barocchisti. Conductor: Diego Fasolis.
    • Pergolesi; Stabat Mater-Laudate Pueri-Confitebor.
    • ERATO.
    • 1.
  • Arnold Bax

    Four Orchestral Sketches (Dance in the Sun)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Bax: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    I can cook too - from "On the Town"

    Performer: Tyne Daly. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Bernstein/On the Town.
    • DG.
    • 11.

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