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Friday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests and a new specially composed work by our "Embedded Composer in 3" Matthew Kaner, in partnership with Sound and Music.


2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • George Frideric Handel

    Caro amor (from Il Pastor Fido, 1734 version, Act 2)

    Singer: Paul Esswood. Ensemble: Capella Savaria. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Il pastor fido.
    • Hungaroton.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Silken Ladder (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • Rossini: Overtures: Chamber Orchestra of Europe/Abbado.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 6.
  • Geirr Tveitt

    Welcome with Honour (No 1 of 50 Folk-Tunes from Hardanger, Op 150)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes.
    • The Long, Long Winter Night.
    • EMI.
    • 10.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chaconne (from Partita No 2 in D minor, BWV1004)

    Performer: Sigiswald Kuijken.
    • J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 5.
  • Thomas Canning

    Fantasy on a Hymn Tune

    Orchestra: Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Raymond Leppard.
    • American Dreams.
    • Decca.
    • 5.
  • Matthew Kaner

    Echoes in the Stillness

    Ensemble: Van Kuijk Quartet.
    • BBC Recording.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Ave verum corpus, K 618

    Choir: The Sixteen. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Harry Christophers.
    • Mozart: Vespers and Faure: Requiem.
    • Coro.
    • 1.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    Pour bercer un convalescent

    Performer: Hüseyin Sermet. Performer: Kun Woo Paik.
    • Reynaldo Hahn: Complete Works for Two Pianos (Volume 1).
    • Valois.
    • 13.
  • Richard Wagner

    Lohengrin (Act 3 Prelude)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Wagner: Overtures and Preludes: Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Barenboim.
    • Teldec.
    • 4.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    A London Symphony (Symphony No 2) - second movement (Lento)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Vernon Handley.
    • Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony.
    • EMI.
    • 2.
  • Giacomo Puccini


    Choir: Vasari Singers. Performer: Jon Thorne. Performer: William Nicholson. Conductor: Jeremy Backhouse.
    • De Profundis.
    • Naxos.
    • 5.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Sonata for violin and cello in D major – last two movements

    Performer: Mela Tenenbaum. Performer: Dorothy Lawson.
    • ESS A Y.
    • 21-22.
  • Mary Lou Williams

    Roll' Em

    Ensemble: Benny Goodman and His Boys.
    • Benny Goodman: On the Air '37-'38.
    • Columbia.
    • 23.
  • Gerald Finzi

    Shortening Days; The Dance Continued (from A Young Man's Exhortation)

    Singer: John Mark Ainsley. Performer: Iain Burnside.
    • Naxos.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for mandolin and orchestra (RV.425) in C major

    Performer: Paul O’Dette. Performer: Roy Goodman. Ensemble: The Parley of Instruments. Director: Peter Holman.
    • Vivaldi: Music for Lute and Mandolin; Paul O'Dette, The Parley of Instruments.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Leonard Cohen


    • SONY.
    • 2.
  • Clara Schumann

    Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.7

    Performer: Lucy Parham. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
    • Robert and Clara Schumann: Piano Concertos.
    • Sanctuary.
    • 4-6.
  • George Gershwin

    Porgy and Bess - Act 2 sc.2; It ain't necessarily so

    Singer: Simon Estes. Choir: Rundfunkchor Berlin. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Gershwin: Porgy and Bess: Simon Estes, Roberta Alexander.
    • Philips.


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