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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Capriccio in D minor, Op 76 No 2

    Performer: Richard Goode.
    • Richard Goode plays Brahms.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Franz Lehár

    The Merry widow - operetta in 3 acts: Ballsirenen [Sirens of the Ball] - waltz

    Conductor: Nick Davies. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performs the Greatest Classics.
    • EMI Gold.
    • 2.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Omnes gentes plaudite manibus for 16 voices [4 choirs] [1597]

    Choir: Ex Cathedra Choir. Ensemble: His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts. Ensemble: Concerto Palatino. Conductor: Jeffrey Skidmore.
    • Gabrieli Sacred Symphonies.
    • 005.
  • Georges Bizet

    Symphony in C major (4th mvt)

    Conductor: Jukka‐Pekka Saraste. Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Ravel: Mother Goose, Bizet: Symphony in C.
    • Virgo.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    French suite for keyboard no. 6 (BWV.817) in E major, no.1; Allemande

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • J.S.Bach: The French Suites: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sonata for flute and continuo (BWV.1035) in E major: 4th mvt; Allegro assai

    Performer: James Galway. Performer: Phillip Moll. Performer: Sarah Cunningham.
    • J.S. Bach Flute Sonatas James Galway Phillip Moll Sarah Cunningham.
    • RCA Red Seal.
    • 7.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody No 3 in D major

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsodies: Budapest Festival Orchestra, Fischer.
    • Philips.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Requiem for soprano, baritone, chorus and orchestra (Op.48): In Paradisum

    Choir: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Mozart: Vespers and Faure: Requiem.
    • Coro.
    • 14.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    10 Pièces pittoresques (No 10, Scherzo-valse)

    Performer: Kathryn Stott.
  • Antonio Bertali

    Sonata a 3 in G major for 2 violins and bassoon

    Ensemble: Ensemble Echo du Danube. Director: Christian Zincke.
    • 8.557679.
    • Naxos.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Oboe Quartet in F major, K 370 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel. Performer: Peter Cropper. Performer: Ronald Birks. Performer: Robin Ireland. Performer: Bernard Gregor-Smith. Ensemble: Lindsay String Quartet.
    • Mozart: Oboe Quartet/Horn Quintet: The Lindsays.
    • ASV.
    • 7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 4 (Op. 60) in B flat major: 3rd movement, Allegro Vivace

    Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Beethoven: The Symphonies, John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 7.
  • William Walton

    Portsmouth Point - overture

    Conductor: Bryden Thomson. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Walton: Portsmouth Point etc: London Philharmonic/Bryden Thomson.
    • Chandos.
    • 1.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in C sharp minor, Op 64 No 2

    Performer: Maria João Pires.
    • Chopin: Piano works: Maria Joao Pires/Pavel Gomziakov.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Marianna Martines

    Harpsichord Concerto in E major (1st mvt)

    Performer: Nicoleta Paraschivescu. Ensemble: La Floridiana.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
  • Ennio Morricone

    Untouchables - music for the film: Main theme

    Orchestra: The Mancini Pops Orchestra. Conductor: Henry Mancini.
    • Cinema Italiano: Music of Ennio Morricone and Nino Rota: Mancini.
    • RCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto for horn and orchestra no. 3 (K.447) in E flat maj, 3rd mvt; Allegro

    Performer: Anthony Halstead. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • Mozart: The Horn Concertos - Halstead, The Academy of Ancient Music.
    • Decca.
    • 3.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Prelude (Five Bagatelles for clarinet and piano, Op 23)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Michael McHale.
    • Chandos.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Waves (A Sea Symphony)

    Choir: London Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Vaughan Williams: A Sea Symphony: LSO/Hickox.
    • Chandos.
    • 4.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Largo al factotum (The Barber of Seville)

    Singer: Simon Keenlyside. Orchestra: Münchner Rundfunkorchester. Conductor: Ulf Schirmer.
    • Tales of Opera.
    • 1.
  • Flanders and Swann

    Slow train

    Ensemble: Flanders and Swann.
    • Complete Flanders and Swann.
    • EMI.
    • 12.
  • Ottorino Respighi

    Preludio (The Birds)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Respighi: Antiche Danze, Arie I & III etc: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Jean‐Baptiste Lully

    Atys - opera in 5 acts: Act 2 ending; Entrée des Nations; Entrée des Zéphyrs; Chorus

    Singer: Romain Champion. Choir: Le Choeur du Marais. Orchestra: La Simphonie du Marais. Conductor: Hugo Reyne.
    • 605088.
    • Musiques a la habotterie.
  • George Gershwin

    Cuban overture

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: James Levine.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Romance for piano (Op.28`2) in F sharp major

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha.
    • Liebestraum: Various Artists.
    • Decca.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Ballade (King Christian II, Op 27)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Paavo Berglund.
    • EMI.


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