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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

  • Moritz Moszkowski

    Caprice espagnole, Op 37

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Morgenblätter Waltz, Op 279

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.
  • Jan Ladislav Dussek

    Sonata C.243 for harp and piano in F major; 3rd mvt - Rondo

    Performer: Derek Bell. Performer: Joanna Leach.
    • Dussek - Works for Harp & Keyboard.
    • Divine Art - Athene.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Matthauspassion (BWV.244), Part 2; no.47; Erbarme dich [aria]

    Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Singer: Michael Chance. Orchestra: English Baroque Soloists.
    • J.S.Bach: St. Matthew Passion: John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Archiv.
    • 10.
  • John Adams

    Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • Adams: Harmonielehre - Short Ride in a Fast Machine.
    • SFS Media.
    • 4.
  • Jean‐Marie Leclair

    Sonata in D major Op.2`8 for flute and continuo

    Performer: Barthold Kuijken. Performer: Wieland Kuijken. Performer: Robert Kohnen.
    • Accent.
  • Benjamin Britten

    A Boy Was Born: "Jesu, as Thou art our Saviour"

    Choir: Gabrieli Consort. Singer: Nicholas Algot Swensen. Conductor: Paul McCreesh.
    • Signum.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Symphony no. 4 (Op.90) in A major "Italian", 4th movement; Saltarello (Presto)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Christoph von Dohnányi.
    • Mendelssohn: Symphonies Nos.3 - 5; THe Hebrides, etc. - Wiener Philharmoniker, D.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Claude Debussy

    Suite bergamasque for piano, no.4; Passepied

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Debussy: Children's Corner, Suite Bergamasque, Pour le Piano: Angela Hewitt.
    • Hyperion.
    • 10.
  • Vivien Ellis

    Coronation Scot (Paul Temple)

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics: The New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV1043

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Andrew Manze. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music. Director: Andrew Manze.
    • J.S.Bach, Solo & Double Violin Concertos.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 1.
  • Percy Whitlock

    Five Short Pieces for Organ 4th mvt; Scherzo

    Performer: John Scott.
    • Percy Whitlock Organ Sonata - Five Short Pieces - Fantasie Choral John Scott.
    • Hyperion.
    • 8.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Furiant from Symphony No.6

    Conductor: José Serebrier. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.
    • Dvorak: Symphonies 3 & 6: Bournemouth SO, Jose Serebrier.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Mazurkas for piano (Op.59), no.3 in F sharp minor;

    Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • Argerich Plays Chopin.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 12.
  • Alonso Lobo

    Versa est in luctum

    Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • SIGNUM.
  • William Walton

    Johannesburg Festival Overture

    Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Charles Groves.
    • EMI.
  • Carl Maria von Weber

    Preciosa - incidental music (J.279), Overture

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch.
    • Weber: Overtures: Sawallisch.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Anon.

    I will give my love an apple

    Performer: Desmond Dupré. Singer: Alfred Deller.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Nehmt meinen Dank, K 383

    Singer: Emma Kirkby. Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music. Conductor: Christopher Hogwood.
    • L'Oiseau-Lyre.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Yellow Hammers (Colour Suite)

    Performer: Leigh Kaplan.
    • Cambria.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Blue Air (Colour Suite)

    Performer: Leigh Kaplan.
    • Cambria.
  • Madeleine Dring

    Colour suite for piano; V Brown Study

    Performer: Leigh Kaplan.
    • Cambria.
  • Robert Farnon

    The Westminster Waltz

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • SONY.


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