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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Robert Farnon

    The Peanut Polka

    Orchestra: The New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • British Light Music Classics 2: New London Orchestra/Corp.
    • Hyperion.
    • 6.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Nocturne No 6 in D flat major, Op 63

    Performer: Stephen Hough.
    • Stephen Hough's French Album.
    • 003.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet in D minor, D 810, 'Death and the Maiden' (4th mvt)

    Music Arranger: Gustav Mahler. Ensemble: LSO String Ensemble. Director: Roman Simovic.
    • LSO Live.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, BWV 552, 'St Anne' (Fugue)

    Performer: Peter Hurford.
    • Bach: Famous Organ Works.
    • Decca.
    • 8.
  • Domenico Zipoli

    Ave maris stella

    Ensemble: Ex Cathedra Choir. Conductor: Jeffrey Skidmore.
    • Moon, Sun and all things; Baroque Music from Latin America - 2.
    • 10.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    West Side Story Suite

    Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra. Conductor: John Williams.
    • Bernstein: John Williams/Boston Pops.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Takashi Yoshimatsu

    Bird Circuit (Digital Bird Suite, Op 15)

    Performer: Manuela Wiesler. Performer: Noriko Ogawa.
    • BIS.
  • Edward Elgar

    Elegy Op.58

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • WARNER.
  • Johann Hermann Schein

    Juch holla, freut euch mit mir!

    Singer: Julla Von Landsberg. Singer: Christine Maria Rembeck. Ensemble: United Continuo Ensemble. Director: Thor-Harald Johnsen.
    • Pan Classics.
  • Claude Debussy

    Cloches à travers les feuilles (Images, Set 2)

    Performer: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Debussy: Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 16.
  • John Adams

    The Chairman Dances

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • EMI.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegmund heiss ich und Siegmund bin ich from Die Walkure

    Singer: Ben Heppner. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Peter Schneider.
    • DG.
    • 3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Regina coeli in C major K.276 for soloists SATB, chorus, orchestra and organ

    Singer: Barbara Bonney. Singer: Elisabeth von Magnus. Singer: Uwe Heilmann. Singer: Gilles Cachemaille. Orchestra: Concentus Musicus Wien. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
    • Mozart: Missa Solemnis K.337; Litaniae K.125.
    • Teldec.
    • 16.
  • František Drdla


    Performer: Pavel Šporcl. Performer: Petr Jiříkovský.
    • Supraphon.
  • Johann David Heinichen

    Concerto in D major, S.226

    Orchestra: Musica Antiqua Köln. Conductor: Reinhard Goebel.
    • Archiv Producktion.
  • Judith Weir

    Love bade me welcome

    Choir: BBC Singers. Conductor: David Hill.
    • BBC recording.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Dance of the Cockerels (Maskarade)

    Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Conductor: Michael Schønwandt.
    • DaCapo.
  • William Walton

    5 Bagatelles (no.1)

    Performer: Julian Bream.
    • RCA.
  • Hans Gál

    Piano Concerto Op.57 - 3rd movement, Allegretto vivace

    Performer: Sarah Beth Briggs. Orchestra: Royal Northern Sinfonia. Conductor: Kenneth Woods.
    • Avie.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue)

    Music Arranger: The Swingle Singers. Performer: The Swingle Singers.
    • Bach Hits Back - The Swingle Singers.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 18.
  • Cole Porter

    Just one of those things

    Music Arranger: Max Harris. Performer: Stéphane Grappelli. Performer: Yehudi Menuhin. Performer: Ike Isaacs. Performer: Denny Wright. Performer: Lennie Bush. Conductor: Max Harris.
    • EMI.


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