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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring Dame Kiri Te Kanawa's 20 Favourite Voices and listener requests.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests. Also, as part of "Classical Voice", we are featuring Dame Kiri Te Kanawa's 20 Favourite Voices. Each day, during the 20 days of the Classical Voice season, Dame Kiri, drawing on her own experience, selects a singer and illustrates in music - explaining in an entertaining and simple way - why she's selected this voice as one of her favourites.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Arabesque No 1 in E major

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete works for piano vol.3: Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Johann Strauss I

    Radetzky-Marsch

    Conductor: Ferenc Fricsay. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B flat major, RV 167

    Orchestra: Venice Baroque Orchestra. Director: Andrea Marcon.
    • Vivaldi: Venice Baroque Orchestra/Marcon.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 31-33.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Euryanthe (Overture)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • DG.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Partita in F major transc. for lute, BWV 1006 (Prelude)

    Performer: John Williams.
    • Sony.
  • Franz Lehár

    You are my heart’s delight (from The Land of Smiles)

    Singer: Oleksiy Palchikov. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Thomas Sondergard.
    • Recording from the final of the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2015.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 7 (Op.92) in A major, 2nd movement; Allegretto

    Conductor: Günter Wand. Orchestra: NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester.
    • Beethoven: Symphonies 1-9: Wand, NDR-Sinfonieorchester.
    • RCA Classics.
    • 6.
  • Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

    Keyboard Suite in D minor (Chaconne; Minuet)

    Performer: Carol Cerasi.
    • Jacquet de La Guerre - Suites for Harpsichord.
    • Metronome.
    • 7-8.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Wind Quintet, Op 43 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: James Galway. Performer: Bjorn Carl Nielsen. Performer: Niels Thomsen. Performer: Jens Tofte-Hansen. Performer: Björn Fosdal.
    • James Galway plays Nielsen.
    • RCA.
    • 4.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water music - suite (HWV.349) in D major, Alla hornpipe

    Ensemble: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Handel: Water Music: The English Concert, Pinnock.
    • Archiv.
    • 11.
  • Stephen Sondheim

    Getting married today (from Company)

    Ensemble: Members of the Cast.
    • Sony.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quartet for strings (K.589) in B flat major, 2nd movement; Larghetto

    Ensemble: Heutling String Quartett.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 10.
  • Johann Nepomuk Hummel

    Trumpet Concerto in E flat major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Alison Balsom. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • Haydn, Hummel etc: Trumpet Concertos: Alison Balsom.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 3.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Prague Waltzes

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Dvorak: Legends; Miniatures; Nocturne; Prague Waltzes: BFO, Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 16.
  • Michael Praetorius

    Nigra sum sed Formosa

    Ensemble: Balthasar‐Neumann‐Ensemble. Choir: Balthasar‐Neumann‐Chor. Conductor: Pablo Heras‐Casado.
    • Archiv.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    La Clemenza di Tito - Overture

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Baldini.
    • Linn.
  • Richard Strauss

    Die Tageszeiten Op.76 – No.1 Der Morgen

    Conductor: Marek Janowski. Choir: Male Voices of Berlin Radio Choir.
    • Pentatone.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Patience (Overture)

    Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Violin Concerto in D – Finale

    Performer: Arabella Steinbacher. Conductor: Charles Dutoit. Orchestra: Suisse Romande Orchestra.
    • Pentatone.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Brindisi (La traviata)

    Singer: Plácido Domingo. Singer: Ileana Cotrubaș. Choir: Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper. Orchestra: Bavarian State Orchestra. Conductor: Carlos Kleiber.
    • 111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon The Collector's Edition Vol.2.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 3.
  • Anon.

    Cachua

    Ensemble: Hespèrion XXI. Conductor: Jordi Savall.
    • Villancicos y danzas criollas 1550-1750: Hesperion XXI/Savall.
    • Alia Vox.
    • 10.
  • James Horner

    Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan – End titles

    Conductor: James Horner.
    • GNP Crescendo.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite for keyboard - 1720 no. 5 (HWV.430) in E major, Courante

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Murray Perahia plays Handel and Scarlatti.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 3.

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