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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

  • Arnold Bax

    Four Orchestral Sketches (Dance in the Sun)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Bax: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Scherzo from Quartet No.5 in E flat (OP.44, No. 3)

    Ensemble: New Zealand String Quartet.
    • String Quartets 2.
    • Naxos.
    • 8.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Andantino from Concerto for 2 Violins and Orchestra (Op.77)

    Performer: Lyn Fletcher. Performer: Kenneth Sillito. Conductor: Mark Stephenson. Orchestra: London Musici.
    • Arnold: 2 Violins CTO, Clarinet Cto.
    • CONIFER.
    • 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chromatic Fantasia in D minor (BWV.903)

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hewitt, Angela/Bach 15 CDS.
    • Hyperion.
    • 32.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Lasst mich allein Op.82 No.1 arr. B Leopold

    Orchestra: Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Harding.
    • Dvorak - Cello Concertos.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B flat major, RV 166

    Ensemble: Concerto Italiano. Director: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • Vivaldi - Concerti per archi II.
    • Naive.
    • 28-30.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ihr Kinder des Staubes, erzittert (Thamos, King of Egypt)

    Singer: Alastair Miles. Choir: Monteverdi Choir. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Mozart:Thams, King of Egypt.
    • ARCHIV.
    • 10.
  • Edward Elgar

    My old tunes (Organ-grinder's third song)- no.12 from The Starlight Express, Op.78

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley. Singer: Derek Hammond-Stroud.
    • Elgar - The Starlight Express.
    • EMI.
    • 21.
  • Albert Ketèlbey

    Bells across the Meadows

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics, Vol. 1.
    • Hyperion.
    • 12.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Allegro moderato (Song without words), Op 8, No 1 (1840)

    Performer: Sylviane Deferne.
    • Felix & Fanny: The Last Rose of Summer.
    • CACBC.
  • Richard Strauss

    Duett-concertino (1st mvt)

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

    Part III from Pas de Deux - Double concerto

    Performer: Håkon Samuelsen. Performer: Mari Samuelsen. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vasily Petrenko.
    • Horner: Pas de Deux.
    • MERCURY.
    • 3.
  • Moritz Moszkowski

    Scherzo from Piano Concerto in E (Op.59)

    Performer: Joseph Moog. Conductor: Nicholas Milton. Orchestra: Saarbrücken Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • Various: Piano Concertos/Joseph Moog.
    • ONYX.
    • 3.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu No.2 in Ab from 4 Impromptus D.935

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
    • ECM.
    • 3.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Cinderella's Waltz; Midnight (Cinderella Suite No 1)

    Orchestra: Leningrad Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Yuri Temirkanov.
    • St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra - Prokofiev: Cinderella; Romeo and Juliet.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 8.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Allegro in C minor, HWV 408

    Ensemble: London Händel Players.
    • Handel: Complete Violin Sonatas etc..
    • Somm.
    • 29.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Feria (Rapsodie espagnole)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Ravel: Complete Orchestral Works.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 5.

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