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Wednesday - 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

  • Peter Warlock

    Serenade for Strings

    Ensemble: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Decca.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Piano Sonata A major, H.16.26

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • EMI.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Twelve German Dances, WoO 8 (Nos 11 and 12)

    Orchestra: L’Orfeo Barockorchester. Conductor: Michi Gaigg.
    • CPO.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Quia fecit mihi magna and Et misericordia from Magnificat in D BWV243

    Singer: Neal Davies. Singer: Robin Blaze. Singer: Paul Agnew. Ensemble: Gabrieli Players. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Archiv.
  • Anders Wesstrom

    Armida Overture

    Orchestra: Nordiska Kammarorkestern. Conductor: Christian Lindberg.
    • Bis.
  • Django Reinhardt

    Minor Swing

    • FINAL CUT: Music for four guitars.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 001.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Passacaille

    Ensemble: Brook Street Band.
    • Avie.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Ballade for piano no.1 (Op.23), in G minor

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Alexandre Tharaud: Chopin; Journal Intime.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 2.
  • Leos Janáček

    Idyll for string orchestra: 6th movement; Scherzo and trio

    Orchestra: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Conlon.
    • Janacek - Danses Lachiennes - Idylle - J. Conlon.
    • Erato.
    • 12.
  • Trad

    Shenandoah

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra. Singer: Bryn Terfel. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth. Choir: London Voices.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in D major, K 382

    Performer: Daniel Barenboim. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • EMI.
  • Tielman Susato

    Suite arr. J Iveson for brass ensemble from "Danserye" no.4; Basse Danse “La mourisque”

    Ensemble: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • La Battaglia: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.
    • Decca.
    • 7.
  • Alexander Kopylov

    Polka

    Ensemble: Vertavo Quartet.
    • SIMAX.
    • 10.
  • Julius Fucik

    Florentiner-Marsch (Op.214)

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Fucik: Entry of the Gladiators: Gamous Marches and Waltzes.
    • Apex.
    • 1.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Automne, Op 35 No 2

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Stephen Hough's French Album.
    • Hyperion.
    • 13.
  • Andrea Falconiero

    Ciaccona

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Ensemble: Chamber Orchestra of Europe.
    • Air, A Baroque Journey: Daniel Hope.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 1.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Intermezzo in D minor for string quintet

    Ensemble: The Raphael Ensemble.
    • Bruckner: String Quintet, STrauss: Capriccio Sextet - The Raphael Ensemble.
    • Helios.
    • 6.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance no.21

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • BBC recording (Encore from Prom 62, 1st September 2015).
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 56, 'Scottish' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Edward Gardner.
    • Mendelssohn in Birmingham, Vol.2.
    • Chandos.
    • 7.
  • Isaac Albéniz

    Serenata espanola arr. for cello and piano (Op.181)

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Rina Dokshinsky.
    • Music for Cello and Piano: Gerhardt/Dokshinsky.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8.
  • Arvo Pärt

    The Beatitudes

    Performer: Andrew Lucas. Choir: Polyphony. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Berliner Messe: Magnificat Antiphons etc: Polyphony: Andrew Lucas/Steven layton.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Giovanni Bolzoni

    Minuetto for string orchestra

    Orchestra: Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Favourite Encores: Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 5.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Valse-Scherzo in C major, Op 34

    Performer: James Ehnes. Orchestra: Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto etc..
    • Onyx.
    • 5.

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