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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and a musical Advent Calendar

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Song Without Words Op.109 in D major, Dediee a Mlle Lise Cristiani (Andante)

    Performer: Paul Watkins. Performer: Huw Watkins.
    • Mendelssohn: Works for Cello and Piano.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 14.
  • Alessandro Scarlatti

    Messa per il santissimo natale – Kyrie

    Orchestra: Concerto Italiano. Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
    • NAIVE.
    • 1.
  • Franz Schubert

    Moment Musicaux No.4 in C sharp minor

    Performer: Mitsuko Uchida.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 8.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV1048

    Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: John Butt.
    • LINN.
    • 8-10.
  • Clara Schumann

    3 Romances for Violin Op.22 – No.3

    Performer: Lisa Batiashvili. Performer: Alice Sara Ott.
    • DG.
    • 6.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Voices of Spring – waltz

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • SONY.
    • 3.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Summa

    Music Arranger: Eduard Wesly. Ensemble: Calefax.
    • MDG.
    • 2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Organ Concerto in F, Op.4 No.5

    Performer: Ton Koopman. Orchestra: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra. Director: Ton Koopman.
    • ERATO.
    • 23-26.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Prelude and Fugue in D, Op.87 No.5

    Performer: Alexander Melnikov.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 21.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata BWV62 Nun komm, der heiden Heiland (opening chorus)

    Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Gent. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 15.
  • Granville Bantock

    The Frogs - Overture

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 5.
  • Boris Ord

    Adam lay y bounden

    Choir: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Conductor: Stephen Cleobury.
    • EMI.
    • 6.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Sleeping Beauty – Waltz

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich.
    • DG.
    • 11.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les fêtes d'Hébé (Overture)

    Orchestra: Les Arts Florissants. Conductor: William Christie.
    • Rameau/Charpentier: Musique de Ballet: Les Arts Florissants/Christie.
    • Erato.
    • 1.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Fuga y Mistero

    Music Arranger: José Carli. Ensemble: Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • 12 Cellists Of The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 4.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto in C minor K.491 – 2nd mvt: Larghetto

    Performer: Anda Géza. Orchestra: Camerata Salzburg. Director: Anda Géza.
    • Mozart: The Piano Concertos: Géza Anda/ Camerata Academica.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Phaëton, Op 39

    Performer: Maya Iwabuchi. Orchestra: Royal Scottish National Orchestra. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Saint-Seans: Orchestral Works: Neemi Jarvi.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Daisies, Op 38 No 3

    Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin.
    • Rachmaninov: Solo Piano Works.
    • BIS.
    • 5.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Buttercup Serenade (Cox and Box)

    Librettist: W. S. Gilbert. Singer: James Gilchrist. Singer: Neal Davies. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Sullivan, A: Cox and Box / Trial by Jury.
    • Chandos.
    • 12.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Flute Concerto in F major, RV 433, 'La tempesta di mare'

    Performer: Lisa Beznosiuk. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Trevor Pinnock.
    • Vivaldi: 6 Flute Concertos Op. 10: Beznosiuk, The English Concert, Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 1-3.
  • Hamish MacCunn

    The Ship o' the Fiend - overture (Op.5)

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
    • MacCunn: Land of the Mountain & the Flood: BBCSSO, Brabbins.
    • Hyperion.
    • CDA66815.

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