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Tuesday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Arabesque no.1 in E major

    Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Debussy, Preludes etc.: Jean-Yves Thibaudet.
    • Decca.
    • 16.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Serenade D major, Op.69 no.1

    Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: André Previn.
  • Joseph Martin Kraus

    Sinfonia per la chiesa in D major

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Anthony Halstead.
    • Musica Sveciae.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sinfonia and opening Chorus from Cantata Ich hatte viel Bekummernis (BWV.21)

    Performer: Patrick Beaugiraud. Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan. Director: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • Bach Cantatas Vol. 6.
    • 11-12.
  • Arcangelo Corelli

    Trio sonata in E flat major Op.2`11

    Ensemble: Avison Ensemble. Director: Pavlo Beznosiuk.
    • Arcangelo Corelli Opus 2 and 4: Chamber Sonatas.
    • Linn.
    • 38-40.
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Barcarolle and Allgro con spirito from Gran sestetto originale in E flat

    Performer: Polina Leschenko. Performer: Alissa Margulis. Performer: Géza Hosszu-Legocky. Performer: Lyda Chen. Performer: Mark Drobinsky. Performer: Enrico Fagone.
    • Live from the Lugano Festival 2009, Martha Argerich and friends.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 8-9.
  • Michael Nyman

    The garden is becoming a robe room (The Draughtsman's Contract)

    Ensemble: Michael Nyman Band.
    • The Essential Michael Nyman Band.
    • ARGO.
    • 3.
  • Trad.


    Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Mediterraneo.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 3.
  • Armas Järnefelt

    Sostenuto and Allegro vivace from Serenade (1893)

    Orchestra: Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jaakko Kuusisto.
    • BIS.
  • Grażyna Bacewicz

    1st Movement from Symphony for string orchestra

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    4 Mazurkas Op.17 for piano: no.4 in A minor

    Performer: Alexandre Tharaud.
    • Chopin: Journal Intime.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 9.
  • William Walton

    Johannesburg Festival Overture

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Bryden Thomson.
    • Walton: Orchestral Works.
    • Chandos.
    • 11.
  • Santiago de Murcia

    La Jotta for baroque guitar [1732]

    Ensemble: Los Otros.
    • Tinto: Los Otros.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 10.
  • Émile Waldteufel


    Conductor: The Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Felix Slatkin.
    • EMI Classics.
  • William Grant Still

    Symphony No 2 in G minor, 'Song of a New Race' (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Fort Smith Symphony. Conductor: John Jeter.
    • Still: Symphonies Nos. 2 and 3; Wood Notes.
    • Naxos.
    • 8.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Hail Bounteous May (Spring Symphony, Op 44)

    Author: John Milton. Orchestra: Royal Opera Orchestra. Choir: Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Benjamin Britten.
    • London.
  • Daniel Steibelt

    Adagio from Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major "La Chasse"

    Performer: Howard Shelley. Orchestra: Ulster Orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
  • John Ireland

    A Downland Suite (Minuet)

    Music Arranger: John Ireland. Music Arranger: Geoffrey Bush. Orchestra: City of London Sinfonia. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
    • Ireland: A Downland Suite etc..
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Quintet for strings (K. 593) in D major vers. standard; 4th mvt; Finale (Allegro)

    Performer: Philip Dukes. Ensemble: Nash Ensemble.
    • Mozart: String Quintets; Nash Ensemble, Philip Dukes.
    • Hyperion.
    • 4.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 7 in A major, Op 92 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • Reference.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Mazurek in E minor, Op 49, arr. for violin and orchestra

    Performer: Anne‐Sophie Mutter. Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Manfred Honeck.
    • Dvorak: Violin Concerto; Romance; Mazurek; Humoresque.
    • Deutshe Grammophon.
    • 5.


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