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Monday - Petroc Trelawny

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


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Variations Concertantes for Cello and Piano Op 17

    Performer: Antônio Meneses. Performer: Gérard Wyss.
    • Mendelssohn: Music For Cello And Piano: Meneses, Wyss.
    • Avie.
    • 1.
  • William Byrd

    Ne irascaris, Domine - double motet for 5 voices [1589]

    Choir: Tallis Scholars. Director: Peter Phillips.
    • The Tallis Scholars Sing William Byrd.
    • Gimell.
    • 3.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cello Suite No. 6 in D major: Prelude

    Performer: Pau Casals.
    • EMI.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Gavotte I & II – from Suite no. 6 in D major BWV.1012 for cello solo

    Performer: Andrés Segovia.
    • The Segovia Collection.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 14.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini: Overtures: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Scaramouche - suite for 2 pianos (Op.165b)

    Performer: Sergio Tiempo. Performer: Karin Lechner.
    • La Belle Epoque: Duo Lechner Tiempo.
    • Avanti Classic.
    • 1-3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gonner! - aria for soprano and orchestra (K.383)

    Singer: Kiri Te Kanawa. Ensemble: Wiener Kammerorchester. Conductor: György Fischer.
    • Decca.
  • Louise Farrenc

    Sextet in C minor, Op.40 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Les Vents Français. Performer: Éric Le Sage.
    • Winds & Piano.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 6.
  • Alexander Gretchaninov

    All Night Vigil (Op.59), no.6;

    Choir: Holst Singers. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
    • Gretchaninov: Vespers: Holst Singers, Stephen Layton.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No. 1 in D major - 2nd movt: Scherzo

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Yannick Nézet‐Séguin.
    • BR Klassik.
  • Erik Satie

    4 Ogives for piano, no.2;

    Performer: Alan Marks.
    • Erik Satie: Collected Items From A Silent Dream.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves (Nabucco)

    Choir: Chorus of La Scala, Milan. Orchestra: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan. Conductor: Riccardo Muti.
    • The Opera Album 2002.
    • Virgin.
    • 9.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten for strings and bell

    Orchestra: Magyar Állami Operaház zenekara. Conductor: Tamás Benedek.
    • Naxos.
  • Tan Dun

    Symphony 1997 - Song of Peace

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Choir: Yip’s Children’s Choir. Ensemble: Imperial Bells Ensemble of China. Performer: Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Tan Dun.
    • Sony.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Quartet for strings (Op.20`6) in A major, 4th movement; Fuga con 3 soggetti

    Ensemble: London Haydn Quartet.
    • Hyperion.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Intermezzo (Hary Janos Suite, Op 35a)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Kodaly: "Hary Janos" Suite: Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 15.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Ave Maria

    Choir: Choir of St. Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh. Conductor: Duncan Ferguson.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Gavotte et doubles (Suite in A minor)

    Performer: Marcelle Meyer.
    • ERATO.
  • Arturo Márquez

    Danzon no. 2 for orchestra

    Orchestra: Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
    • Fiesta.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 4.


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