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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker (Mother Gigogne and the Clowns)

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker: Berliner Philharmoniker/Rattle.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata in D major, H.16.51

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Hyperion.
  • Richard Strauss

    Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Ronald Janezic. Conductor: André Previn. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic.
    • DG.
  • John Rutter

    The Lord is my shepherd

    Performer: Robert Quinney. Choir: The Sixteen. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • A New Heaven, The Sixteen.
    • UCJ.
    • 14.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Orchestral Suite No 2 in B minor, BWV 1067

    Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Conductor: Ton Koopman.
    • J.S. Bach, Orchestral Suites, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman.
    • RCA.
    • 1.
  • Aaron Copland

    Appalachian Spring (Nos 6, 7 and 8)

    Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Collon.
    • Roadtrip.
    • Warner.
    • 13-15.
  • Jean Mouton

    Salva nos, Domine - motet

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • Mouton: Missa Dictes Moy Toutes Voz Pensees.
    • Gimell.
    • 9.
  • Franz Schubert

    Gute Nacht (Winterreise)

    Performer: Helmut Deutsch. Singer: Jonas Kaufmann.
    • Schubert Winterreise.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Turco in Italia (Overture)

    Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail – extracts

    Music Arranger: Johann Nepomuk Wendt. Ensemble: Berliner Philharmonisches Bläserensemble.
    • Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail.
    • Orfeo.
    • 20-21.
  • Gustaf Nordqvist

    Till havs (Towards the sea)

    Singer: Jussi Björling. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra & Chorus. Conductor: Bertil Bokstedt.
    • Lieder and Songs 1939-1959.
    • EMI.
    • 14.
  • John Psathas


    Performer: Evelyn Glennie. Performer: Philip Smith.
  • Franz Schubert

    Symphony No 8 in B minor, D 759, 'Unfinished' (1st mvt)

    Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard.
    • Schubert: Symphonies Nos 8 & 9, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Thomas Dausgaard.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for two chalumeaux in D minor

    Performer: Eric Hoeprich. Performer: Lisa Klewitt. Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Concertos pour Instruments à Vent (Ensemble : Musica Antiqua Köln - Direction :.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 9.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Serenade for Strings, Op 48 (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Scottish Ensemble. Director: Jonathan Morton.
    • Linn.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Scherzo à la russe

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Channel Classics.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B minor for 4 violins and cello, RV 580

    Performer: Cynthia Roberts. Performer: Emlyn Ngai. Performer: Naomi Guy. Performer: Min-Young Kim. Performer: René Schiffer. Ensemble: Apollo’s Fire. Conductor: Jeannette Sorrell.
    • Vivaldi & Friends: La Folia & Other Concertos: Apollo's Fire/Sorrell.
    • Avie.
    • 2-4.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Chaconne, Op 8

    Performer: Peter Jacobs.
    • Chaminade: Piano Music - 1, Peter Jacobs.
    • Helios.
    • 1.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quartet in C major, K 465, 'Dissonance' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Heutling Quartet.
    • Mozart The Collectors Edition 50 CDs The Masterpieces The Greatest Artists.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Carnival Overture, Op.92

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Dvorak: Symphony no.8 etc: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orch/Kubelik.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Violin Sonata in G major (3rd mvt, 'Perpetuum mobile')

    Performer: Janine Jansen. Performer: Itamar Golan.
    • Beau Soir: Janine Jansen/Itamar Golan.
    • Decca.
    • 13.


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